Apprenticeship: Fire Safety Advisor - Level 3

Apprenticeship Funding: £6,000

Qualification: Includes Level 3 Certificate in Fire Safety

Apprenticeship Duration: Typically 18 months, minimum 12 months

Training programme dates

See: Apprenticeship Programme Dates for start dates for each apprenticeship Cohort

Apprenticeship Role

A fire safety advisor works with organisations to reduce fire risk in simple premises - classed as small buildings with a simple layout e.g. shops, offices or industrial units with a non-complex means of escape.

Assessing risk and hazards, evaluating measures to protect people and premises. Support businesses to carry out fire safety recommendations are also part of the role along with enforcement action.

Apprenticeship brochure

ASFP: Association for Specialist Fire Protection

Apprentices are eligible for free student membership of ASFP as part of their apprenticeship package. Details.

Apprenticeship Standard

See Institute for Apprenticeships for more information about this role.

Methods of Assessment

End point assessment, completed after the training period, includes the following:
•    Workplace observation
•    Structured discussion underpinned by portfolio of evidence


Those who complete this apprenticeship can progress to a Fire Safety Inspector - Level 4 apprenticeship.

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