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A1528 Fire Safety Use in the Design, Management and Use of Buildings: BS 9999

15 September 2017 9:00 - 17:00

222 Balham High Road

SW12 9BS

A1528 CIBSE Member Rate ex VAT £280.00

A1528 Standard Rate ex VAT £310.00

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CPD Hours

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

Session 1

  • Development of BS 9999
  • The four main areas
  • Relationship with other codes
  • Review of content
  • Risk profiles

Session 2

  • Occupancy characteristics
  • Fire growth rate
  • Creating the risk profile
  • Effect of sprinklers
  • Management levels

Session 3

  • Supporting provisions for means of escape
  • Travel distances
  • Exit capacities
  • Effect of additional fire protection measures

Session 4

  • Facilities for fire fighting
  • Structural fire protection
  • Practical exercise
  • Discussion

Learning 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 

Who Should Attend

  • Building control officers
  • Fire and rescue service inspecting officers
  • Fire risk assessors
  • Fire safety consultants
  • Architects
  • Anyone involved in building design

Course timings

Registration is open from 09.00 
Start Time: 09:30
Latest finish: 17:00



Members Rate: £336 (£280 ex VAT)

Standard Rate: £372 (£310 ex VAT)

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A1528 CIBSE Member Rate ex VAT £280.00

A1528 Standard Rate ex VAT £310.00