Description

Introduction

Delegates will be introduced to the foundations for understanding of Fire Detection and Fire Alarm Systems. This module provides an understanding of Fire Detection & Fire Alarm Systems in relation to the requirements of BS 5839-1 and the various legal frameworks within the UK.

Content

  • Scope
  • Legislation / standards
  • System types
  • Categories
  • Call points
  • Detection
  • Alarms
  • Zones
  • Alarm zones
  • Circuit integrity
  • Signalling
  • CIE locations
  • Wiring requirements
  • Standby power
  • False alarms
  • Documentation
  • Assessment