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FD&FA Commissioning principles - BS 5839-1
FD&FA Commissioning principles - BS 5839-1

FD&FA Commissioning principles - BS 5839-1

Introduction

Learners will develop knowledge from the FD&FA foundation module and / or industry experience and apply this to the commissioning, handover and acceptance of FD&FA systems. The course explores the process of commissioning, the requirements of testing and inspecting a newly installed system and how the commissioner may deal with issues not known to the designer and / or non-conformities with the standard.

This is module 4 of 5 which can lead to an OFQUAL L3 Award in the Requirements of FD&FA Systems for non-domestic buildings BS 5839-1: 2017.


Who should attend?

Anyone involved in the delivery or checking of FD&FA systems and those who have a responsibility for the commissioning of FD&FA systems 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 provides a continuation for commissioners who have completed module 1, 2 and 3 or have industry experience.

Content

  • BS 5839-1:2017
    • Section 2 - Design
    • Section 3 - Installation
    • Section 4 - Commissioning
    • Annexes D, F & G
  • Standby battery calculations
  • Interface testing
  • Commissioning review (non-conformities)
  • Assessment