Fire Detection, Alarms and Emergency Lighting Systems

Duration: 5 day(s)

This course provides delegates with a complete understanding of systems and legislation and delivers practical guidance for carrying out installation, commissioning and maintenance of systems. 
Learning outcomes

This course uses a combination of workshop facilities to develop practical skills and classroom-based learning to enable you to demonstrate competence to your customers and/or employer clearly matched against:

  • the National Occupational Standards in Systems
  • BS 5839 (part 1, 6, 8 & 9)
  • BS 5266  Part 1 - 2016 Emergency Lighting
  • BAFE SP203 / LPCB 1014 for fire detection and alarm system


  • Level 2 CFPA Europe Fire Detection and Alarm System Operator
  • Fire Protection Association (FPA) certificate


Course code: C14

Price: £1100 +VAT, FPA/ECA members receive a 10% discount 

In-company price: (up to 12 delegates): £7200 +VAT, FPA/ECA members receive a 10% discount 
This course must be held at FPA premises to use the practical facilities in our workshop, however courses may be tailored to be delivered at your premises. Please contact us directly at to discuss these options.
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Fire Detection, Alarms and Emergency Lighting Systems
  • Service engineers
  • System engineers
  • Apprentice fire alarm engineers
  • Sellers and estimators
  • Designers
  • Premises/Building managers
  • Fire wardens/Marshalls who require a greater understanding of fire alarms
  • Time served engineers who require a refresher


  • Fundamentals of fire detection, alarm systems and legal framework
  • live demonstrations and hands on experience in cable installation, testing and panel connections
  • hands on commissioning and control panel functions
  • maintenance of systems
  • a focus on emergency lighting
  • legislation and standards
  • LEDs
  • way lighting
  • addressable central battery systems
  • self-contained
  • non-maintained
  • signage

Course details

Date Location Available
20191202 02/12/2019 - 06/12/2019 Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos 8 £1,100.00
20200127 27/01/2020 - 31/01/2020 Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos 12 £1,100.00
20200427 27/04/2020 - 01/05/2020 Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos 12 £1,100.00

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Phone: 01608 812 500

Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 08:30-16:30 


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