CPD Seminar programme at Cardiff announced

Additional dates have now been confirmed in the series of regional CPD seminars – Understanding Passive Fire Protection – run in conjunction with ASFP (The Association for Specialist Fire Protection), BWF and local Fire and Rescue Services.

The programme for the Cardiff event – to be held on April 8th at the South Wales Fire and Rescue Services Headquarters, Llantrisant, Pontyclun may be downloaded here.
Reserving a place at this event should be made directly with ASFP.

Other seminar locations and dates include:-

London – March 20 – (some places still available) – Click here for booking form and programme
Glasgow – June 26
Birkenshaw, West Yorkshire – July 8

Aimed at improving awareness of passive fire protection, Understanding Passive Fire Protection, offers presentations from technical experts from across the fire sector, including the ASFP, BWF, Glass and Glazing Federation, Guild of Architectural Ironmongers and the fire service.
It covers all aspects of passive fire protection, including an overview of risks in buildings in relation to passive fire protection.

There will be detailed discussions on all aspects of passive fire protection including the role of fire doors, frames and fire seals; door hardware maintenance and replacement; fire-resistant glazing; fire ducts and dampers; structural fire protection; compartment wall penetrations and firestopping.
The day will also feature an introduction to fire safety awareness for landlords.  

The events are suitable for anyone who is responsible for specifying or inspecting passive fire protection or those appointing trades that could cause damage to existing fire protection in the process of their work. They should particularly appeal to practising Fire Risk Assessors, Responsible Persons, Local Authorities, Facilities Managers, Building Control, and Care Home Providers.