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A1677 Fire Smoke Control: Matching the method to the building

15 November 2017 9:00 - 17:00

222 Balham High Road

SW12 9BS

A1677 CIBSE Member Rate ex VAT £280.00

A1677 Standard Rate ex VAT £310.00

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CPD Hours

Key Areas

  • Smoke Control by Ventilation
  • Smoke Control by Pressurisation
  • Smoke Control in Basements
  • Designing for Smoke Control

Course Content

The right smoke control method is determined by variable factors, such as the design objective, floor level, purpose of building and occupants' needs,  examples explored within this course include offices, basements, hospitals, schools and large buildings.

Session 1
Introduction to fire dynamics and smoke control methods

Session 2
Selection of appropriate smoke control methods for different applications, including means of escape, fire fighting and property protection

Session 3
Available design guidance and calculation methods, including CFD

Session 4
Main applications of smoke control, covering car parks, basements, tall buildings, atria and residential buildings

Session 5
Selection, design and commission of equipment, including ducts, dampers, vents, fans and control

Learning Outcome

  • An understanding of the different types of Smoke Control options
  • Knowledge of the different types of Fires
  • An understanding of designing smoke control for a variety of buildings
  • An understanding of designing smoke control for a variety of occupants

Who Should Attend

Those involved in building design and fire safety strategies such as Architects, Building Technicians, Building Services Engineers, Building Control Officers / Managers,  Fire Officers / Wardens,  Health and Safety / Fire Safety Consultants.

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)

Ways to Book:

Email: Download Booking Form & email to (*invoice / card)
Phone: Call the team on 020 8772 3637 (*invoice / card)
Online: Click the 'Book Now' button at the top right hand side (*card ONLY)
*Payment by invoice is only available to organisations. 

Terms and Conditions

  • All delegate alterations / cancellations must be received in writing to:
  • CIBSE have the right to cancel or amend training courses. Please contact the training team before making any travel or accommodation arrangements - particularly if you are travelling from outside the UK mainland, as CIBSE will not be liable for any cost incurred by this.

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In-house training at your site

Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. These In-House courses are only available in the Uk and Europe. For an In-house quote please email; 
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address 

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A1677 CIBSE Member Rate ex VAT £280.00

A1677 Standard Rate ex VAT £310.00