External building features are critical components of a building system; however they represent a significant challenge in assessing the potential for external fire spread. The core purpose of the course is to provide the delegate with the skills and knowledge to recognise key issues and make an assessment of this potential.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: 1 day
SCHOOL: School of Engineering
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: Start date dependant on applicant
This course is suitable for:
Session 1 – Historical perspective (Why we are where we are)
External Fire Spread
To ensure the learner can recognise external building features and materials which may present a fire spread hazard on the external envelope of the building
Understand the basic legal framework
Regulation versus Guidance
Identify products which may present the risk of external fire spread
Understand the guidance provided by Government advice notes 14 and 21
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
£400 for individual bookings
Discounts for volume company bookings.
For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.