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Don't be Alarmed! (approx 1.5 hours)
A guideline for designers on the use of VA/PA systems and how they are used in conjunction with a fire detection system, incorporating requirements of BS 5839-8: 2013.
Raising the Standard (approx 2 hours)
An overview of the revised British Standard BS 5839-1:2013, which is the Code of Practice for system design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire detection and alarm systems within the UK.
Watching the Detectors (approx 1.5 hours)
This presentation takes a detailed look at sections 21 & 22 of BS5839-1:2013 which covers the various types of detectors, their selection and siting.
Fire! What Fire? (approx 1 hour)
A guideline for designers on the use of sounders and how they are used within an advanced fire detection system, incorporating requirements of BS 5839 Part 1: 2013.
Breaking the code: Fire Safety in the NHS (approx 1.5 hours)
The impact on the requirements of the provision of a fire detection system within NHS healthcare premises, in light of the NHS Firecode HTM 05-02, British Standards and Codes of Practice.
Shut that Door (approx 1 hour)
A guideline to the monitoring and activation of door release mechanisms controlled by a Fire alarm system, incorporating the recommendations of BS7273 part 4: 2015
What? No Wires! (approx 1 hour)
To provide an understanding of what considerations need to be made when installing ‘in full’ or ‘in part’, a fire detection system that relies on ‘wire or wire free’ technology to link the component parts.
Central Battery Systems (approx 1 hour)
Examines the applications that central supply systems can be used for along with information on the components, wiring and testing requirements that should be carried out in order to ensure it complies with the relevant standard.
Open, Closed... Confused? (approx 1 hour)
 A CPD guide to the Protocol argument within the fire alarm industry.
Aspirating Smoke Detection (approx 1 hour)
A guide to understanding how Aspirating Smoke Detectors work and what environments are best suited for this type of fire detection. The course also covers what the key considerations should be when designing and installing an aspirating system.
Comply, Stay Alive! (approx 1 hour)
A highly interactive and eyeopening CPD which focuses on a real life fatal fire incident in a care home. Explore what went wrong and gain knowledge of how the latest standards and fire technology is being implemented to prevent similar tragedies.
EN54-23 Made Easy (approx 1 hour)
During the session you will gain an understanding of the key drivers of this new standard and what has changed since its introduction. You will also see some standard examples of when Visual Alarm Devices (VADs) should be used and selecting the right devices depending on the environment. Exclusive to Gent by Honeywell