Self-Paced Online Training (SPOT)

Realise the benefits of flexible learning for your fire and evacuation training needs. Our Fire and Evacuation Self-Paced Online Training is a convenient, effective and affordable way to ensure staff have complete knowledge of fire safety, fire equipment and emergency evacuation procedures.

With SPOT, your compliance requirements are met with ease and minimal disruption to your business. Staff can simply log on and complete training at the most convenient time for them. And once the training is complete, SPOT issues a confirmation statement and provides records of training for compliance purposes.

Advantages of SPOT

  • Designed to suit any size of business
  • No contract to sign or ongoing fees – simply a once-off payment
  • Fast 20-30 minute sessions for minimal disruption to your business
  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for maximum flexibility
  • Compliance has never been easier
  • Customise SPOT learning space for your brand

Who should participate

SPOT is designed to supplement our face-to-face programs, ensuring people get the most from their training. It is suitable for:

We also recommend SPOT for sites with a very low occupancy, where face-to-face group training is not always practical or applicable.

Any time, any place

Designed with maximum flexibility, SPOT allows trainees to undertake training at a time and place that best suits them. Easily accessed through the First 5 Minutes website, the training is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This is ideal for employees who are based off-site. Plus, there’s no need to postpone training if staff phone in sick or an urgent business deadline takes hold.

Compliance made easy

SPOT makes it easy to ensure individuals are trained at intervals mandated by legislation, regulations, codes and standards. With complete visibility of training, you can easily see who has completed training and when staff members are overdue. The system also stores records of training for two years to meet statutory requirements.

Training courses designed for you

SPOT includes a comprehensive range of training modules, which are state-specific where required. The short sessions take users through important topics step by step, using demonstrations and expert commentary:

  • Know your site-specific fire and emergency evacuation plan and diagrams
  • Locate exits, fire doors, fire stairs and associated housekeeping issues
  • Raising an alarm and alerting others
  • Emergency evacuation procedures
  • Evacuation assembly area
  • Installed fire protection equipment including fire extinguishers, fire hose reels and fire blankets

The sessions include an audio and visual demonstration showing the operation and use of the installed fire protection equipment, as required under some states’ legislation and regulations.

Contact us for more information.

Self-Paced Online Training Portal