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Fire Sprinkler Systems: Design to BS EN 12845

11 February 2019 9:30 - 17:00

CIBSE
222 Balham High Road
London

SW12 9BS

A1728 Member Rate ex. VAT £280.00

A1728 Standard Rate ex. VAT £310.00

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7

CPD Hours

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.

 

Introduction to BS EN 12845

 

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 on fire sprinkler systems.

 

 

 

Who Should Attend

 

Aimed at sprinkler designers and engineers wishing to sit the LPCB design competency review examinations. Also ssuitable for architects, building control officers, fire brigade personnel, insurance surveyors, building services consultants and anyone who may need to specify a sprinkler system. 

 

 

 

Course timings

 

Registration is open from 09.30 Start Time: 10:00Latest finish: 17:00

 

 

 

Fees

 

Members *early booking: £300 (£250 ex VAT)Members standard rate: £318 (£265 ex VAT)Non members *early booking: £324 (£270 ex VAT)Non members standard rate: £342 (£285 ex VAT)*early booking is applicable if booked upto 2 weeks before course date 

 

 

 

Ways to Book:

 

Email: Download Booking Form & email to training@cibse.org (*invoice / card)Phone: Call the team on 020 8772 3637 (*invoice / card)Online: Click the 'Book Now' button at the top right hand side (*card ONLY)*Payment by invoice is only available to organisations. 

 

 

 

Terms and Conditions

 

  • All delegate alterations / cancellations must be received in writing to: training@cibse.org
  • CIBSE have the right to cancel or amend training courses. Please contact the training team before making any travel or accommodation arrangements - particularly if you are travelling from outside the UK mainland, as CIBSE will not be liable for any cost incurred by this.

 

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In-house training at your site

 

Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. These In-House courses are only available in the Uk and Europe. For an In-house quote please email; Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address to training@cibse.org  

 

 

 

To contact the CIBSE Training Team with a query please

 

Email: training@cibse.org or Call: 020 8772 3637

A1728 Member Rate ex. VAT £280.00

A1728 Standard Rate ex. VAT £310.00