Foundation in Fire Detection & Alarms

FIA AO Level 2 Foundation in Fire Detection and Alarm

Two day course.

This two day unit is the starting point for the qualification and will give learners a strong grounding in standards and codes of practice. Taught by experts in the industry, learners will benefit from the high level of knowledge and experience of our trainers.

WHO IS IT FOR?

Whether you want to specialise in Designing, Installing, Maintaining, or Commissioning fire alarm systems, this unit is for all individuals starting out in the industry, and is a mandatory unit for the qualification.

WHAT OTHER EXPERIENCE/TRAINING IS NEEDED TO TAKE THE UNIT?

None

WHAT DOES THE UNIT COVER?

  • Legislation
  • Standards, Codes of Practice, Guidance and Technical Notes
  • Working with third Parties
  • Documentation
  • Fire Event
  • Passive Protection
  • FD&A Systems Technology
  • System Design (requirements as per BS5839)
  • Explosive Environments
  • False Alarms and Unwanted Fire Signals

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF TAKING THE UNIT?

Provides an understanding of the basic principles of fire detection and alarm system standards, giving the candidate the foundation knowledge in fire detection and alarm systems. Staff that successfully completed this unit can progress to the advanced units. Additionally, you will receive the unit manuals to take away for reference.

WHAT ARE THE ONGOING BENEFITS?

Provides a foundation and is the first unit in the qualifications pathway. Learners will then study the other units to gain a full qualification in any of the following: the FIA AO Level 3 Advanced Designer, Advanced Maintainer, Advanced Installer, or Advanced Commissioner.

PRICES

  • FIA member £300 +VAT
  • Non-membes £480 +VAT

Dates and locations: Book now for January 2018. Various dates/locations nationwide.

https://www.fia.uk.com/course/foundation-course.html