The Association for Specialist Fire Protection Passive Fire Protection (PFP) Awareness Training Programme, developed in cooperation with CITB and the Fire Protection Association, aims to significantly improve overall standards of PFP installation, leading to an up-skilling of the existing workforce by creating a recognised and measurable industry benchmark.
Does this pathway training programme apply to you?
The ASFP PFP pathway training programme consists of a core module followed by a number of more practically-focused supporting specialist modules.
The core module is specifically structured to offer a general introduction to:
- Legislation, fire risk assessment,building regulations and standards
- Appropriate Codes of Practice
- Fire science
- Product and contractor third party certification
- Holistic fire protection measures both passive and active
- Fire engineering design
- Inspection processes
- Understand some of the common problems and issues caused by building alterations and potential solutions
This two day course is aimed at all those who wish to gain a rounded understanding of the appropriate specification and installation of passive fire protection materials and systems. For example, designers, specifiers, distributors, main contractors, installers of PFP, allied trades, fire risk assessors, enforcement officers and Responsible Persons.
Each of the following one day pathway supporting modules is designed to give a practically-focused insight into a specific passive fire protection discipline, which include:
- Fire Stopping
- Structural Steel Protection
- Partitions, Floors and Ceilings
- Ducts and Dampers
These courses are of particular relevance to the specialist contractor workforce; the distribution supply chain; allied specialist trades; fire risk assessors, facilities managers and building owners/managers; site supervisors; fire systems inspectors; building control officers.
For dates and booking details please vist the FPA website
Cost - Core Module
Non-member rate £534+VAT
ASFP and FPA member rate £450+VAT
Cost - Pathway modules
Non-member rate £245+VAT
ASFP and FPA member rate £205+VAT
Note. Those contractor companies paying into the CITB levy will be entitled CITB grant funding on all of the above modules.
For further details on grant funding availability please contact: Martin Driver, Specialist Account Coordinator for CITB at Martin.Driver@citb.co.uk