IFSA are delighted to have received approval from the Construction CPD Certification Service for a series of 4 seminar modules covering key aspects of the role of intumescent seals in passive fire protection.
Several seminars have already been presented by IFSA members to specifier organisations and other interested groups throughout the UK to update them on the latest developments in intumescent technology, current legislation and codes of practice. More bookings are arranged for the coming months.
A summary of the modules is set out below:
Overview of IFSA CPD modules
Intumescent technology in fire resisting doorsets 30 mins
Principles and history of fire door testing.
Intumescent seal materials and their properties.
Intumescent technology in fire resisting glazing 30 mins
Failure mechanisms in glazed screens.
Typical fire resisting glazing details.
Case studies and unusual applications.
Insulating vs. non-insulating fire glasses.
Intumescent technology in structural fire sealing 30 mins
Principles and background of fire testing.
Typical applications and relevant issues involved.
Legislation and codes of practice 30 mins
Building regulations and approved documents.
Aspects of BS5588
Aspects of BS8214
Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order
These modules are regularly reviewed to keep them up to date with new product developments and changes in legislation.
To arrange a presentation of the relevant modules for your organisation please contact IFSA on firstname.lastname@example.org