Regulated and Licensed Venues

Target audience

Fire risk assessors, fire safety officers and auditors.


To enable delegates to review safety measures at locations that are regulated or licensed.

Core topic areas

  • Legislation and working with other enforcement agencies
  • HMO’s Houses in multiple occupation
  • Crowd behaviour, safety and control
  • Assembly buildings
  • Theatres and cinemas
  • Night clubs and casinos
  • Firework displays
  • Pop concerts

Core reference documents

  • LACORS Housing Fire Safety Guide
  • CLG: Fire Safety RA Guides, Large Places of Assembly
  • CLG: Fire Safety RA Guides, Theatres, Cinemas and Similar Places
  • BS 9999 Annex D: Theatres, Cinemas and Similar Venues
  • CLG: Fire Safety RA Guides, Open Air Events and Venues
  • HSG 123: Working together on firework displays
  • HSG 154: Managing crowds safely
  • HSG 195: The event safety guide (Purple Guide)
  • Guide to safety at Sports Grounds (Green Guide)


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

Qualification and NOS

This course includes the assessment criteria for NOS:

These NOS are from qualifications:

  • Level 4 Certificate in Fire Safety (Fire Auditors): details
  • Level 4 Diploma in Fire Safety (Fire Inspectors): details

For more details see: qualifications

fire safety courses

Dates and prices

Duration5 days
2018Mon 4th Jun → Fri 8th Jun
Mon 17th Sep → Fri 21st Sep
Mon 10th Dec → Fri 14th Dec
2019Mon 20th May → Fri 24th May
Mon 9th Sep → Fri 13th Sep
Delegate cost£790 + VAT
LocationYarnfield, Stone, Staffordshire

Costs and details

Prior learning

Delegates must have completed: Auditing complex premises course

Pre-course module



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

Post course

Delegates must complete workbooks within four weeks of course completion.