Understanding Fire Doors


PRICE: £245.00


Our fire door training course follows on from our Foundation Passive Fire Protection programme and will provide you with improved knowledge of the design, supply, inspection and maintenance of fire doors. It will leave you in a position to know when a fire door specialist is required, allowing you to ensure all your fire doors remain compliant.

Learning outcomes

  • describe the key features of fire door design and manufacture
  • outline the regulatory requirements relating to fire doors
  • identify the correct methods of fire door installation
  • specify maintenance of fire doors best practice
  • identify issues that will affect the required performance of fire resisting door sets
  • be aware of the importance of 3rd party certification

What’s included?

  • 2 free digital copies of Fire Protection Association handbooks worth £40 + VAT
  • lunch, tea and coffee
  • Digital slide handouts you may wish to print out to bring with you


  • Fire Protection Association (FPA) certificate
  • CFPA Europe Passive Fire Protection Officer (when combined with Passive Foundation)
  • Institute of Fire Safety Managers (IFSM) 5 CPD hours


  • Level 3 Certificate Fire Risk Assessment
  • CFPA Diploma in Fire Prevention – Technical Cycle

Price: £245 + VAT, FPA members receive a 10% discount
In-company price: £1600 +VAT, FPA members receive a 10% discount
Duration: 1 day
Locations: Moreton in Marsh


Booking with a purchase order? Complete our interactive booking form and email it to training@thefpa.co.uk 

  • types and construction of fire doors
  • glazing
  • BS476 Pt 22
  • BS EN standards
  • CE marking
  • Identification schemes
  • Access control systems
  • Inspection, maintenance and repairs
  • Door hardware federation
  • BS 8214
  • Assessment
  • Those who have completed the two-day introductory course or equivalent
  • Managing agents
  • Fire safety consultants
  • Fire investigators
  • Fire surveyors


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