SFJ Awards Level 3 Diploma in Emergency Fire and Rescue Services

About the Qualification

SFJ Awards Level 3 Diploma in Emergency Fire and Rescue Services
Qualification Number: C00/1239/0

Please note: This qualification is currently only available for Fire and Rescue Services in Wales.

The main objective of this qualification is to provide the knowledge, understanding and skills required to perform the varied roles of a firefighter, to include:

  • – Resolving fire and rescue operational incidents
  • – Supporting the effectiveness of the operational response to risks within the community
  • – Protecting the environment from the effects of incidents involving hazardous materials
  • – Taking responsibility for personal performance and support the development of colleagues
  • – Informing and educating the community to improve awareness of safety matters.

To achieve this qualification, learners must achieve six mandatory units, covering the following:

  1. Understanding the roles, responsibilities and requirements of a firefighter
  2. Resolve fire and rescue operational incidents
  3. Support the effectiveness of the operational response to risks within the community
  4. Protect the environment from the effects of incidents involving hazardous materials
  5. Take responsibility for personal performance and support the development of colleagues
  6. Inform and educate the community to improve awareness of safety matters

Total Qualification Time (TQT):  450 hours
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):  295

For more information, please see the qualification factsheet.

Pre-entry Requirements

There are no pre-entry requirements for enrolling to complete this qualification.

If you would like more information about this qualification, please contact the team on 0114 284 1970 or at info@sfjawards.com.