Apprenticeship: Fire Safety Inspector - Level 4

Apprenticeship Funding: £8,000.00

Apprenticeship Duration: Typically 24 months, minimum 12 months.

Qualification Included in Apprenticeship: Under review by the Institute for Apprenticeships with a view to including Level 4 Diploma in Fire Safety 

 Apprenticeship Role

This specialist protection role assesses fire safety in the built environment, including complex buildings, and recommends improvements to reduce fire risk to people, property and the environment. The role also involves investigations into fire safety complaints.

Working with a wide variety of partner agencies, fire safety inspectors provide advice and technical expertise, participate in consultation and enforce fire safety legislation via investigation and prosecution.

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:
•    Practical assessment
•    Professional discussion underpinned by portfolio of evidence
•    Knowledge test

Progression

Those who complete this apprenticeship can progress to a Fire Safety Engineer (Degree) - Level 6 apprenticeship and apply for Institution of Fire Engineers membership.

More Information

Please contact apprenticeships@xact.org.uk to find out more about how Xact can help with Fire Safety Inspector - Level 4 apprenticeship.