Fire Safety Codes for Building Design: BS 9999
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 Export to Your Calendar 13/12/2019
When: Friday 13 December 2019
09:00 arrival for 09:30 start
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CABE HQ, Northampton
Chartered Association of Building Engineers
Lutyens House, Billing Brook Road
Northampton, Northamptonshire  NN3 8NW
United Kingdom
Contact: Training and Events Team
01604 404121 Option 3


Online registration is available until: 11/12/2019
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Event Summary

This one-day course takes delegates through BS 9999, concentrating primarily on the use of the code in design of means of escape from fire. It includes a short practical exercise and comparison of results with traditional codes.

Who's it for?

  • Designers, Building Control Professionals and Contractors wishing to gain a greater understanding of the issues
  • Those looking to offer effective advice in relation to fire safety
  • Those undertaking fire risk assessments

Key Areas

  • Background to development of BS 9999
  • Position of BS 9999 in fire safety codes
  • Underlying concepts
  • Design of means of escape to BS 9999

Development Outcomes

  • Understand how BS 9999 relates to other fire safety codes
  • Define the risk profile for premises
  • Understand the role of management in a BS 9999 solution
  • Determine appropriate travel distances and exit widths
  • Understand the approach to compartmentation and fire resistance of structure
  • Awareness of firefighting access requirements

CPD: 6 Hours

Price

£195+VAT for CABE members

£220+VAT for non-members

How to Book

If you would like to book a place on this course, please click on the register button at the top of the page or use the contact details above.

Online booking will be open up to 2 days before the course. Please call us to book a place after this date. 

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