Humberside Fire and Rescue Service

Edexcel Level 2 BTEC - Award Certificate and Diploma in Fire and Rescue Services in the Community

Welcome to the Humberside Fire and Rescue BTEC Diploma

The Edexcel Level 2 BTEC in Fire and Rescue Services in the Community is a qualification consisting of one core unit and 23 further optional units.

To gain the BTEC Level 2 Award in Fire and Rescue Services in the Community, a learner must successfully achieve the core unit.

To gain the BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Fire and Rescue Services in the Community, a learner must successfully achieve the core unit and sufficient optional units to complete a minimum of 120 estimated guided learning hours.

To gain the BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Fire and Rescue Services in the Community, a learner must successfully achieve the core unit and sufficient optional units to complete a minimum of 240 estimated guided learning hours.

Unit NumberUnit TitleEstimated Guided Learning Hours
Unit 1The Role of the Fire and Rescue Services in the Community30
Optional Unit
Unit 2The Emergency Services Community10
Unit 3The History and Changing Roles of the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 4Hose, Lines, Equipment and Fittings used by the Fire and Rescue Service20
Unit 5Pumping Appliances used by the Fire and Rescue Services20
Unit 6Special Appliances used by the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 7The Operation and use of Ladders in the Fire and Rescue Service 10
Unit 8Breathing Apparatus, Equipment and Procedures20
Unit 9Casualty Extrication by the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 10Resource Management within the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 11Team and Leadership Skills used in the Emergency Services10
Unit 12Effective Communication in the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 13Citizenship and Personal Responsibility with the Fire and Rescue Service 10
Unit 14Community Safety10
Unit 15Improving Our Community with the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 16Healthy Living for Working in the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 17Careers Related to the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 18The Preservation of Artefacts within the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 19Navigation Skills used in the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 20Planning, Participating In and Reviewing Residential Experiences10
Unit 21Operational Response Simulations and Procedures within the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 22The Science of fire and extinction10
Unit 23Fire Investigation within the Fire and Rescue Service10
Unit 24Water Safety and Water Rescue Techniques used by the Fire and Rescue Service10

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