Certificate in Fire Safety for Construction

Chartered Institute of Building
Course summary
Professional Training
7 months
1,500 GBP excl. VAT
Professional Training
Course Dates
Online courses
1,500 GBP
February 2023

Online courses
1,500 GBP
June 2023

Course description

Certificate in Fire Safety for Construction

This course is aimed at improving the fire safety awareness for managers in the construction industry and for those who are faced with managing fire safety in the workplace. You will learn about current and future legislation, building design and building construction, fire risk assessments, fire science and human behaviour, and most importantly, how to manage and implement fire safety systems.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course has been designed for:

  • Managers in construction who have a responsibility for fire safety
  • Facilities managers
  • Managers who have a responsibility for fire safety in the workplace
  • Directors who manage a property services department
  • Board members who would like to know more about fire safety

Outcome / Qualification etc.

At the end of the course you assessed and, if successful, gain an Ofqual registered qualification. You will also be able to: 

  • Evaluate the role of the Building Safety Manager with regards to Legislation, regulation and enforcement in buildings covered by the Fire Safety Order
  • Assess the role and responsibilities of the Local Authority Fire Service
  • Describe the principles of building design and construction
  • Evaluate the aims of the fire risk assessment process
  • Assess the principles of fire behaviour
  • Assess the impact of human behaviour on the outcomes of a fire
  • Apply effective fire safety management systems

Training Course Content

The course will cover:

  • Legislation, Regulation & Enforcement
  • Building Design and Building Construction
  • The Fire Risk Assessment Process
  • Fire Behaviour and Human Behaviour in Fire
  • Management of Fire Safety

Course delivery details

Each unit will deliver the content using the following resources in order to give a rich and   informative experience:

  • Instructional eLearning
  • Course reading materials
  • Case studies and practical exercises.
  • Online forum for tutor and delegates
  • Live workshops with your tutor

Why choose Chartered Institute of Building

The world's largest and most influential professional body for construction management and leadership.

Founded in 1834

Our professional and vocational qualifications are a mark of the highest levels of competence and professionalism

About provider

CIOB Academy - Excellence in the Construction Industry

CIOB Academy is the training arm of The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) - the worldwide professional body in construction management. Launched in 2016, the Academy provides a wide range of courses to help people develop successful careers in the construction...

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Englemere Ltd, 1 Arlington Square, Downshire Way, Bracknell
RG12 1WA Berkshire

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