The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) has announced a programme of free passive fire protection (PFP) webinars. Some events are open to all and others to members only. Just click on the links below for futher details and to reserve your place.

Public webinars

21 April – PFP for Contractors, Installers & Dry Liners

Passive Fire Protection for Contractors, Installers & Dry Liners Wednesday 21 April - 12:00-13:00 This hour-long session will provide an overview of passive fire protection installation considerations. It will discuss the scheduling of PFP work and when to involve PFP specialists. It will feature an introduction from the ASFP and input from our guest speaker [...]

19 May – Modern forms of compartmentation

Modern forms of compartmentation Wednesday 19 May - 12:00-13:00 This practical session on modern forms of compartmentation will focus on product details and product standards. It will explain why compartmentation is important, look at modern forms of compartmentation such as fire-resisting glazing and fire curtains; and provide information on how to choose a competent installer. [...]

7 April – Fire Safety Forum UAE

Fire Safety Forum UAE Passive Fire Protection Systems Wednesday 7 April - 14:00-17:00 (Gulf Standard Time) Dr Andrew Taylor and Mr Mike Ward will be speaking at the Fire Safety Forum UAE - Passive Fire Protection Systems session on 7 April. They will offer a brief overview of the multiple aspects of passive fire protection [...]

Member only webinars

ON DEMAND- ASFP benefits & resources

ASFP benefits, resources and guidance documents ON DEMAND Recording from Wednesday 26 August 12-1pm This Member-only webinar will outline all the latest benefits and resources available to ASFP members. It will introduce newly released guidance documents, as well as new services such as the Professional indemnity insurance scheme, jobs and member noticeboards. It will also [...]

ON DEMAND – Ready for Brexit

Ready for Brexit? ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Wednesday 23 September - 12-1pm With the Brexit transition period due to end on 31 December 2020, Dr Andrew Taylor provides the latest advice on how to ensure your company is ready for Brexit. He will review the latest UK Government advice standards, and product testing requirements in [...]

28 April – ASFP AGM

ASFP AGM - Save the date Wednesday 28 April - 9:30-11:30 The ASFP is delighted to invite all ASFP members to attend its 2021 Annual General Meeting, which will be held in webinar format via Zoom. This free event for ASFP members will include: An announcement of the winners of the 2020 ASFP Awards A [...]

On demand webinars

ON DEMAND – ASFP Colour books explained

ASFP Colour books explained ON DEMAND Recording from Wednesday 16 December 12-1pm The ASFP Colour Books provide definitive guidance on the full range of passive fire protection measures used to protect steelwork, ductwork, partitions, penetrations seals and other components in building structures. ASFP Technical Officer Dr Andy Taylor will review the key requirements outlined in [...]

ON DEMAND – Fire-Resisting Ductwork

Fire-Resisting Ductwork ON DEMAND Recording from 12 August 2020, 12-1pm Coinciding with the launch of the second edition of the ASFP’s Blue Book European Version - Fire resisting ductwork. Tested to BS EN1366 Parts 1, 8 & 9 (Classification to BS EN13501 Parts 3 & 4), the event will explain what fire-resisting ductwork is and [...]

ON DEMAND – LIVE DEBATE – BUILDING SAFETY BILL

ON DEMAND PANEL DEBATE RECORDING FROM 8 OCTOBER What does the draft Building Safety Bill mean and how will it impact construction? The Building Safety Bill sets down the biggest reform of the Building Regulatory landscape in recent times and touches upon all parts of the construction process. To help you understand the scope, impact [...]

ON DEMAND – Firestopping & penetration seals

Firestopping & penetration seals ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Wednesday 14 October, 12-1pm Wherever services such as cables or pipes pass through compartment walls or floors, fire-stopping is used to reinstate the breaches, ensuring there are no gaps through which the flames and smoke can escape and preventing heat transmission. This webinar will provide overview of [...]

ON DEMAND – Fire & Smoke Resisting Dampers

Fire & smoke resisting dampers ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM 9 December 2020 12-1pm Fire and smoke resisting dampers are used to prevent fire and smoke from passing from one compartment to another through heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems. It is important that such dampers are adequately fire tested and are installed in accordance [...]

ON DEMAND – Ready for Brexit

Ready for Brexit? ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Wednesday 21 October - 12-1pm With the Brexit transition period due to end on 31 December 2020, Dr Andrew Taylor provides the latest advice on how to ensure your company is ready for Brexit. He will review the latest UK Government advice, standards, and product testing requirements in [...]

ON DEMAND – Fire protection of structural steel

Fire protection of structural steel ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Wednesday 11 November 12-1pm Fire protection to structural steelwork plays an essential role in ensuring that buildings will not collapse prematurely in the event of a fire, providing time for the occupants to escape and for the fire service to obtain access. Traditionally, ‘fire protection’, comprising [...]

ON DEMAND – Passive Fire Protection in Modern Construction

Passive Fire Protection in Modern Construction ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Wednesday 18 November 2-3pm ASFP CEO Niall Rowan and Technical Officer Dr Andrew Taylor will discuss the importance of maintaining compartmentation in modern buildings. It will investigate building design and construction standards and highlight the importance of correct installation and regular inspection, while ensuring the [...]

ON DEMAND – Looking forward in 2021

Looking forward to 2021 ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Tuesday 12 January 12-1pm The ASFP provides provides an update on planned regulatory changes and how these will develop in 2021; an overview of the implications of the new UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement; and introduces the ASFP’s new membership requirements with respect to qualifications and training [...]

ON DEMAND – CCPI Consultation

Join ASFP for this free webinar from 2-3pm on 17 March. The Construction Products Association Marketing Integrity Group has developed a Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI) in response to the issues raised in Dame Judith Hackitt’s report ‘Building A Safer Future’. With the Code out for consultation until 31 March, Marketing Integrity Group Chair [...]

ON DEMAND – PFP for Designers & Specifiers

Passive Fire Protection for Designers & Specifiers ON DEMAND RECORDING FROM Wednesday 31 March - 14:00-16:00 This CPD webinar will take the form of an introductory presentation from the ASFP on the design and specification of passive fire protection. The session will cover: • What stage to involve fire specialists • Understanding test evidence • [...]