Fire safety for low rise flats and housing

Training course overview

This one-day course is designed for site managers or anyone who inspects cavity barriers and/or fire stopping in low rise flats and housing. It explains where cavity barriers and fire stopping is needed and walks through both good and bad practice along with the types of materials suitable for common scenarios.

Why choose NHBC?

Develop an understanding of cavity barriers

Develop an appreciation of where cavity barriers and fire stopping should be placed.

An introduction to best practice

An introduction to best practice to reduce risk of non-compliance.

Learn how to assess materials used

Become more confident in assessing the materials used.

Who should attend

This course is for all Site managers, Assistant site managers and anyone else who would require an overview

What you will learn

  • The difference between a cavity barrier and fire stopping
  • Where each of these must be provided in low rise flats and housing
  • A high-level overview of relevant sections in AD Part B
  • Materials used for cavity barriers and fire stopping
  • What to watch out for with cavity barriers and fire stopping

Course details

Course pricing

COURSE TYPE PRICE MAX ATTENDEES
In-company £1,325 16
In-company (virtual) £1,250 14
Open £175 16
Open (virtual) £160 14

Prices are exclusive of VAT

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