Fire Safety 2: Drills & Evacuation

Fire safety drills

Following guidance produced in 2016 by the National Association for Safety and Health in Care Services (NASHiCS) and the Chief Fire Officers’ Association (CFOA). Replacement for previous Fire Safety 2 video. All new shots filmed in HD.  New sections on the use of evacuation equipment. With Fire Safety 1, covers all the Fire Safety requirements of the Care Certificate. 

Ensuring that your care home staff are fully aware of what must be done in a fire is vital to providing a safe environment. Building on the lessons learned in Fire Safety 1: Hazards & Prevention this title will teach care workers what to do if a fire were to break out in a care home. It will teach your staff the importance of fire drills and appropriate training as well as when people should and shouldn't be moved, and where they should be moved to.

Subjects covered include:

  • Introduction 
  • Fire Risk Assessment 
  • Fire Training 
  • Personal Evacuation Plans (PEEPs)
  • Evacuation Equipment
  • The Means of Escape 
  • Fire Doors
  • Fire Drills
  • Fire Plans
  • What to do in an Emergency 
  • Summary

Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
25 Minutes approximately
Course Content 8 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Bob Parkin MIFireE, MIFPO, MIFSM (Marsden Fire Safety Ltd).
 Standards   England

Care Certificate Standard 13


RQF: Health, safety and wellbeing in care settings (Level 2 Diploma in Care), Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings (Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)


All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Section 7


National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

Client reviews:

"Fire Safety 2: Drills & Evacuation is of the high standard that I have come to expect from BVS. It is a very thorough, watchable video. Also, staff feedback is excellent.”

Wendy Maurice, Talbot Court Care Home