Fire Risk Assessment for Complex Buildings

Duration: 2 day(s)


The ideal course for fire risk assessors responsible for more complex premises. Learn how to develop fire safety solutions required to ensure best practice for life safety standards, property protection and business resilience. Hugely interactive in its approach this course encourages discussion and debate through facilitation from fire safety experts. Course content reflects knowledge requirements identified by the Fire Risk Assessment Competency Council and the National Occupational Standards in Fire Safety.
Learning outcomes 
  • a greater understanding of the active and passive fire safety measures available
  • a deeper understanding of the effectiveness and limitations of new and existing fire safety measures and the cost and benefit of upgrading or replacing existing measures
  • differentiate between matters that are required to ensure statutory compliance and additional measures that would reduce the risk to property and business
  • an improved ability to apply relevant guidance documents in order to determine appropriate fire safety solutions
  • an understanding of human behaviour in a range of fire situations
What’s included?
  • 8 free digital copies of Fire Protection Association handbooks worth £160 + VAT
  • Free digital copies of further fire safety guidance documents including: Approved Document B and DCLG guides
  • Complimentary lunch, tea and coffee on the two days
  • Fire Protection Association (FPA) Certificate
  • This course has been award 13 IFE CPD hours

Course code: C07

Price: £580+VAT, FPA members receive a 10% discount

In-company price: £3200 +VAT, FPA members receive a 10% discount 
Please contact us directly for available dates: Email: or Tel: 01608 812530

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Fire Risk Assessment for Complex Buildings


The course content includes: 
  • legal requirements
  • CFOA guidance; fire safety management; co-operation and co-ordination in multi-occupied buildings, human behaviour, GEEPS, PEEPS
  • fire warning systems
  • legal requirements, advantages, disadvantages and limitations of specific systems; cost implications
  • passive fire safety measures
  • fire doors; protected stairways and corridors
  • active fire safety measures
  • suppression systems and some control costs, benefits
  • guidance documents
  • CLG, ADB, LACORS & BS9999 application, interpretation, limitations, contradictions and errors
  • general fire precautions in complex premises
  • compartmentation requirements, basements and commercial premises; means of escape

Course previously known as 'Advanced Fire Risk Assessment'

Course details

Date Location Available
20200824 24/08/2020 - 25/08/2020 Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos 5 £ 580.00
20201027 27/10/2020 - 28/10/2020 London W2 7 £ 580.00
20201116 16/11/2020 - 17/11/2020 Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos 7 £ 580.00

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