C17 Introduction to Passive Fire Protection

Duration: 2 day(s)

Following a successful application by the Association of Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) to the CITB (Construction Skills Growth Fund), FPA in partnership with ASFP have developed a series of practical modules on passive fire protection. 
An initial ‘core module’ covers the following learning outcomes:
  • Outline the legal, standard and other code driven requirements for passive fire protection installations.
  • Identify the role of passive protection in ensuring the safety of buildings and occupants.
  • Understand the responsibilities of those involved in the process including the designer, specifier, distributor, installer and end user.
  • Understand some of the common problems and issues caused by building alterations and potential solutions.

This programme is part funded by CITB - Construction Skills Growth Fund


Non member £445+VAT; FPA member £375+VAT

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C17 Introduction to Passive Fire Protection
Specialist contractor workforce; distribution supply chain; allied specialist trades; fire risk assessors, facilities managers and building owners/managers; site supervisors; fire systems inspectors; building control officer
  • Fire Legislation
  • Fire risk assessment
  • Hazard spotting
  • Building Regulations
  • 3rd Party Certification
  • Automatic Fire Detection Systems
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fixed Extinguishing Systems
  • Emergency Lighting
  • Passive fire protection measures
  • Compartmentation
  • Structural protection; non-reactive, intumescent, cladding
  • Fire stopping, fire seals and cavity barriers
  • Cavity barriers & cladding
  • Fire resistant ducting & dampers, fire resistant boarding systems and fire resistant cladding systems
  • Partitioning systems, ceiling systems and elements of construction
  • Fire doors & glazing, fusible link doors and shutters
  • Fire engineering
Pathway Modules 
The core module will be supplemented by a series of practically focused modules which will cover functional areas such as:

A well enjoyable course with knowledgeable instructor" Andrew Moffat, SIG plc 

Course details

Date Location Available
20171120 20/11/2017 - 21/11/2017 Moreton in Marsh 7 £ 445.00
20180122 22/01/2018 - 23/01/2018 Moreton in Marsh 16 £ 445.00

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