HABC Level 1 International Award in Fire Safety
This Level 1 International Award in Fire Safety Awareness is a qualification that is aimed at all staff, particularly new starters in any workplace, where a basic
understanding of fire safety is required. Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace and will recognise their contribution in the prevention of fires and fire spread.
Topics covered include the main causes of fire in the workplace, the duties or employers, employees and fire wardens, fire prevention measures and fire control measures, portable fire fighting equipment, actions to take in case of a fire and ways to contact the emergency services.
How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification is usually achieved by taking a half-day (4 hours) classroom-based course.
How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed by the following method:
Multiple Choice Question Paper
Individuals achieving this qualification can then progress onto:
HABC Level 2 International Award in Fire Safety
Where can this course be taken?
Through any HABC approved training provider such as Al Salama Fire & Safety from the UAE in partnership with MSELECT.
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