Delegates will develop knowledge from the FD &FA Maintenance module and / or industry experience and apply this to the ‘Recommendations for special inspection on appointment of a new servicing organization.

This module provides an enhanced understanding of the requirements of BS 5839-1 in relation to takeover of an existing Fire Detection & Fire Alarm system for maintenance and particularly how the Service Technician may inspect a system and deal with major non-conformities found.


• Responsibility
• Inspection of existing records
• Identification and reporting of major areas of non-conformity
• Record keeping
• Relationship with:
▪ Periodic inspection
▪ Tests over a 12-month period
• Practical reporting techniques
• Assessment