Sample Questions, Past Papers & Exam Reports

Sample Questions, Past Papers and Exam Reports

Sample Questions

Information on the format of the examination, including sample questions,  is available for the Level 2 Certificate and each of the Level 3 Certificate units:

Past Papers for the Level 3 Diploma and Level 4 Certificate examinations are available for 2016, 2015 and 2014.

Please note: the structure of the Level 3 Diploma Examination papers is changing from March 2017.  Examination papers will contain only eight questions (instead of ten); candidates will be required to answer six questions from the choice of eight options.

March 2016 Examination Papers  and Examiner Reports 

March and October 2016 Examiner Reports on the Level 3 Certificate in Fire Science, Operations, Fire Safety and Management (VRQ)

The examiner reports on the Level 3 Certificate examinations that took place in March 2016 can be downloaded by clicking on L3C Examiner Report (All Papers) .

The examiner reports for the October 2016 Level 3 Certificate examinations can be downloaded by clicking on L3C Examiner Report (All Papers).

Level 3 Diploma

(Please note structure change from 2017)

Level 4 Certificate

L3D1 - Fire Engineering Science

L3D1 - Examiner Report

L4C1 - Fire Engineering Science   

L4C1 Examiner Report

L3D2 - Fire Safety  

L3D2 - Examiner Report

L4C2 - Fire Safety

L4C2 - Examiner Report

L3D4 - Aviation Fire Operations

L3D4 - Examiner Report

L4C3 - Fire Service Operations and Incident Command  

L4C3 - Examiner Report

L3D5 - Leadership and Management

L3D5 - Examiner Report

L4C4 - Aviation Fire Operations  

L4C4 - Examiner Report

L3D6 - Fire Service Operations and Incident Command

L3D6 - Examiner Report

L4C5 - Leadership and Management 

L4C5 - Examiner Report

L3D7 - Fire Investigation

L3D7 - Examiner Report

L4C6 - Fire Investigation  

L4C6 - Examiner Report

 

L4C7 - Civil Emergency and Disaster Management 

L4C7 - Examiner Report

October 2016 Examination Paper and Examiner Report

 L3D6 Fire Service Operations and Incident Command - Examination paper

 L3D6 Fire Service Operations and Incident Command - Examiner report

March 2015 Examination Papers and Examiner Reports

March and October 2015 Examiner Reports on the Level 3 Certificate in Fire Science, Operations, Fire Safety and Management (VRQ)

The examiner reports on the Level 3 Certificate examinations that took place in March 2015 can be downloaded by clicking on L3C Examiner Report (All Papers).

The examiner reports for the October 2015 examinations can be downloaded by clicking on L3C Examiner Report (All October Papers) .

Level 3 Diploma

(Please note structure change from 2017)

Level 4 Certificate

L3D1 - Fire Engineering Science 

L3D1 - Examiner Report    

L4C1 - Fire Engineering Science  

L4C1 - Examiner Report

L3D2 - Fire Safety 

L3D2 - Examiner Report

L4C2 - Fire Safety

L4C2 - Examiner Report 

L3D3 - Fire Operations and IC - International 

L3D3 - Examiner Report 

L4C3 - Fire Operations and Incident Command 

L4C3 - Examiner Report

L3D4 - Aviation Fire Operations 

L3D4 - Examiner Report

L4C4 - Aviation Fire Operations 

L4C4 - Examiner Report

L3D5 - Leadership and Management

L3D5 - Examiner Report

L4C5 - Leadership and Management 

L4C5 - Examiner Report

L3D6 - Fire Operations and Incident Command - UK

L3D6 - Examiner Report

L4C6 - Fire Investigation 

L4C6 - Examiner Report

 

L4C7 - Civil Emergency and Disaster Management 

L4C7 - Examiner Report

October 2015 Examination Paper and Examiner Report

L3D6 Fire Service Operations and Incident Command - Examination paper

L3D6 Fire Service Operations and Incident Command - Examiner Report

A sample examination paper is available for the new Level 3 Diploma Fire Investigation unit - L3D7 Fire Investigation Examination paper

March 2014 Examination Papers and Examiner Reports

Level 3 Diploma

(Please note structure change from 2017)

Level 4 Certificate

Fire Engineering Science - exam paper

Fire Engineering Science - examiner report

Fire Engineering Science - exam paper

Fire Engineering Science - examiner report

Fire Safety - exam paper

Fire Safety - examiner report

Fire Safety - exam paper

Fire Safety - examiner report

Fire Service Operations and Incident Command - International - exam paper

Fire Service Operations and Incident Command International - examiner report

Fire Service Operations and Incident Command - exam paper

Fire Service Operations and Incident Command  - examiner report

Aviation Fire Operations - exam paper

Aviation Fire Operations - examiner report

Aviation Fire Operations - exam paper

Aviation Fire Operations - examiner report

Leadership and Management - exam paper

Leadership and Management - examiner report

Leadership and Management - exam paper

Leadership and Management  - examiner report

Fire Service Operations and Incident Command UK - exam paper

Fire Service Operations and Incident Command UK - examiner report

Fire Investigation - exam paper

Fire Investigation - examiner report

 

Civil Emergency and Disaster Management - exam paper

Civil Emergency and Disaster Management - examiner report