BS 9251: Assess Sprinkler Systems
Building control officers, approved inspectors, Fire Service, fire risk assessors and fire safety professionals.
To enable delegates to assess whether a residential system complies with the requirements of BS 9251.
Core topic areas
On completion, delegates should have an understanding of:
- Legislation and codes of practice
- Category of system
- Discharge densities, number of design heads and supply duration
- Sprinkler head requirements
- Head coverage and positioning
- Pipework and valve arrangements
- Water supply options and requirements
- System design requirements
Delegates will also learn to assess suitability of:
- Compensatory features
- Special circumstances
- Vulnerable persons.
- Delegate manual
- Design submission exercise
Continual Professional Development
All delegates receive CPD certificates on course completion. All courses are designed and assessed to approved centre standards which are, in turn, regulated by national awarding bodies and OFQUAL.
Dates and prices
|2018||Thu 1st Feb → Fri 2nd Feb|
Mon 15th Oct → Tue 16th Oct
|2019||Thu 7th Feb → Fri 8th Feb|
Thu 17th Oct → Fri 18th Oct
|Delegate cost||£300 + VAT|
|Location||Yarnfield, Stone, Staffordshire|
Experience in assessing fire safety, an understanding of the advantages of sprinkler systems and their operation is required.
The sessions will be delivered using PowerPoint presentations, flipchart explanation, group discussion, individual tuition, practical and plan based exercises to reinforce outcomes.
Delegates assess sprinkler system compliance with BS 9251
Delegates must complete workbooks within four weeks of course completion.