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Fire Sprinkler Systems to BS EN 12845


Learning Formats
Key Areas 
Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Who Should Attend
Course Timings
Course Fees
In-House Training 


Learning Formats 

Virtual Learning

Make your way through this course at your own pace with the following:  
  • Four pre-recorded video sessions, lasting approximately 45 minutes each
  • Additional text content
  • Quizzes

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Classroom Training:

Following the recent developments regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) here in the UK, the decision has been made to cancel all classroom training until further notice. The training team are working hard to find a safe solution, by running the training online; please make sure you are opted in and check our website to receive all updates regarding training.

 
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Key Areas 

  • How a sprinkler system works
  • Hazard classification and areas of protection
  • Water supplies
  • Installation types
  • Sprinkler spacing and components
  • Pipe-sizing by tables and simple hydraulic calculations


Course Content

This course covers sprinkler system components; hazard classification; design requirements; water supplies; types of sprinkler; spacing & location of sprinkler heads; piping layout & sizing.


Session 1
 
  • The sprinkler head - developments
  • Types of sprinkler; wet dry and alternate valves
  • Pipes and supports
  • Alarms, insurance involvement

Session 2

  • BS EN 12845
  • Hazard class identification
  • Life support
  • Basic design criteria for Light
  • Ordinary and High Hazard
  • Sprinkler spacing

Session 3  

  • Spacing of sprinklers in relation to boundaries, roofs, ceilings, beams, columns and other services

Session 4

  • Piping layouts for Ordinary Hazard; design 'points'; pipe sizing; hydraulic calculation
  • Water supplies


Learning Outcomes 

Delegates will gain a better understanding of fire sprinkler systems.


Who Should Attend  

Aimed at people who wish to learn about the basis of fire sprinkler protection, particularly in commercial and industrial buildings. Suitable for architects, building control officers, fire brigade personnel, insurance surveyors, building services consultants, building management engineers and anyone who may need to specify, or is responsible for the maintenance of a sprinkler system.

Course Timings  

Registration: 09:15
Start Time: 9:30
Latest Finish: 17:00


Course Fees 

Virtual Learning
  • Standard Rate: £200 + VAT
  • Members Rate: £170 + VAT

Classroom
  • Standard Rate: £335 + VAT
  • Members Rate: £285 + VAT

Corporate training 

Training multiple staff at once provides the opportunity for your organisation to have a training package crafted to your specific needs; helping your organisation overcome challenges and fill the skills gaps in your workforce.

Virtual Learning

Purchase training for five or more employees and receive an extra live session with the course trainer for the full team.

For a virtual learning corporate quote please email the following information to training@cibse.org:

  1. Name of course
  2. Approximate number of staff
  3. Contact details

In-house training at your site

Training multiple staff at once provides the opportunity for your organisation to have a training package crafted to your specific needs. In-house training can help your organisation overcome challenges and fill the skills gaps in your workforce. Courses run on a minimum number of six staff*.


For an In-house quote please email the following information to training@cibse.org:

  1. Name of course
  2. Approximate number of staff
  3. Your site address  

*Minimum numbers for In-house courses outside of the UK may vary


To contact the CIBSE Training Team with a query please

Email: training@cibse.org or call: +44 (0)20 8772 3660