C05 Certificate in Fire Risk Assessment

Duration: 5 day(s)

The most comprehensive route for beginners to reach FRA competency and certification

You will develop:
  • underpinning knowledge relevant to Fire Safety NOS FS1, FS2, FS3 and FS7.
  • understanding of the fundamental principles of fire prevention and protection measures, raising awareness of the vast range of topics involved in fire safety management.
  • knowledge of the principal workplace fire hazards, associated risks and passive and active means available to mitigate fire.
  • ability to apply the principles and methodology of fire risk assessment, exploring the process and applying learning through a number of practical activities.
  • The CFPA Europe Certificate in Principles of Fire Safety at Work and the first element of the CFPA Europe Diploma in Fire Prevention.
  • Approval towards the Institution of Fire Engineers Register of Fire Risk Assessors and Auditors.
  • An optional assessment in units FC1 and FC2 of the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management.
  • 38 IFE CPD hours

Price: Non-members £1460 +VAT, FPA members receive a 10% discount

NEBOSH registration: £150 +VAT

In-house price: Non-members £8000 +VAT, FPA members receive a 10% discount


5 day course. Post-course assessment

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C05 Certificate in Fire Risk Assessment

This course is ideal for those individuals who require an intensive yet broad-ranging introduction to the key principles of fire prevention, fire protection and fire risk assessment. With likely responsibility for fire safety at management level, it will enable you to develop skills and knowledge in support of your role. In addition, it offers a number of progression opportunities including the CFPA Europe Diploma in Fire Prevention and the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety & Risk Management.

The course content includes:
  • fire safety management framework
  • legislative requirements
  • fire theory, principle causes and prevention of fire
  • fire protection in buildings
  • introduction to the principles of smoke control, fire engineering and environmental issue
  • arson and its prevention
  • human behaviour
  • the principles and methodologies of fire risk assessment
  • fire risk assessment in action
  • practical exercises and practical fire risk assessment
  • a fire risk assessment in the workplace is required to complete the course

Progression opportunities:

  • NEBOSH units FC1 and FC2 Certificate in Fire Safety Risk Management (Optional following the course - additional cost of £150+VAT)
  • V03CFPA Europe Diploma in Fire Prevention - Technical Cycle
  • V02A Advanced Fire Safety Management
  • C07 Advanced Fire Risk Assessment


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Upcoming NEBOSH FC1 & NGC1 Exam dates:
Wednesday 6 March 2019
Wednesday 5 June 2019
Wednesday 4 September 2019
Registration Closure
13 Feb 2019
14 May 2019
13 Aug 2019


"(The Trainer) delivered the course exceptionally well. The course was put in simple terms and I left feeling comfortable that I had the knowledge and understanding to complete the exam." John Harrison, WWH 

Course details

Date Location Available
20181217 17/12/2018 - 21/12/2018 Moreton in Marsh 11 £1,460.00
20190114 14/01/2019 - 18/01/2019 London W3 11 £1,460.00
20190204 04/02/2019 - 08/02/2019 Moreton in Marsh 8 £1,460.00
20190318 18/03/2019 - 22/03/2019 Manchester 7 £1,460.00

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