Community Fire Safety

Target audience

Fire risk assessors, fire safety officers and auditors.


Aim

To enable delegates to develop their knowledge and skills to work in partnership to minimise risks to the community.


Qualification Units

This course includes the assessment criteria for NOS:

This NOS is from qualification: Level 4 Diploma in Fire Safety (Fire Inspectors): details


Core topic areas

  • Home risk visits
  • Community safety planning and partnership working
  • Community education
  • Information collection, analysis and use of toolkits
  • Implementing community safety initiatives and evaluation
  • Communication and working with the media
  • Arson reduction and working with offenders
  • Education programmes and working with young and older people
  • Access funding
  • Community safety project in the workplace

Core Reference Documents

  • Delivering safer communities – guidance for crime and disorder reduction partnerships and community safety partnerships
  • Working in partnership
  • Internet based Community safety toolkits

Assessment

Assessment of course work is to NOS (National Occupational Standards).


Qualifications and NOS

This course includes the assessment criteria for NOS:

This NOS is from qualification: Level 4 Diploma in Fire Safety (Fire Inspectors): details


Dates and Prices

Duration 2 Days
Dates Dates on request
Delegate Cost £280.00 + VAT
Location Yarnfield, Stone, Staffordshire
Accommodation Costs and details

Prior Learning

Before the course, delegates are required to have the ability to recognise typical community fire safety issues.


Pre-Course Modules

None.


Delivery

Sessions will be delivered using PowerPoint, flipchart, interactive group discussion, individual tuition and practical exercises.


Post Course

Post course community safety project.

Delegates must complete workbooks within 4 weeks of course completion.