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FD&FA Actuation of door mechanisms - BS 7273-4
FD&FA Actuation of door mechanisms - BS 7273-4

FD&FA Actuation of door mechanisms - BS 7273-4

Introduction

Learners will develop knowledge from the FD&FA foundation courses and / or industry experience and apply this to the interfacing with door actuation mechanisms. The course provides an understanding of FD&FA door interface systems and applies this knowledge to the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of door interface / retaining / locking systems to the requirements of BS 5839-1, BS 7273-4 and other relevant Codes of Practice.

Who should attend?

Anyone involved in the procurement, delivery, checking, of FD&FA systems and those who have any responsibility for fire safety within a building e.g., architects, service managers, building / property managers, consultants, fire risk assessors, electrical contractors, fire alarm contractors, interested parties (F&RS, building control, insurers). The course should be of particular interest to those designing, installing, commissioning, and maintaining FD&FA systems.

Content

  • Standards and codes of practice
  • BS 7273-4:2015
    • Categories of actuation
    • Interface design
    • Monitoring & integrity
    • Manual release
    • AFD considerations
    • Power supplies
    • Cables, wiring and other interconnections
    • Acoustically activated
    • Door signage
    • Commissioning & handover
    • Maintenance
    • User responsibilities
    • Documentation & certification
    • Customer acceptance
  • Assessment