Fire Detection System Design 640PREREQUISITE FOR REGISTRATION

  • You must have a minimum of one year's previous working experience in the Fire Detection and Alarm System Industry
  • N3 / Grade 12 Maths and Science
  • Certificate of training for the Fire Detection and Alarm System National Standard SANS 10139 (or equivalent)
  • Highly recommend attending the SANS 246 training course
  • Access to CAD software program, at least 2007 version, capable of editing DWG AutoCAD drawing files
  • If you have already completed these courses, please ensure that your results & proof of competency is uploaded to your online profile prior to enrolling.

 

THE DESIGN COURSE COVERS THE FOLLOWING:

Module 1: Understanding the requirements and inter-relationship of the Building Regulations, the Building Code and Local By Laws

  • An understanding of the Building Regulations
  • An understanding of the Building Code of Practice
  • An understanding of local By Laws
  • An understanding of the South African Electrical wiring code SANS 10142

Module 2: The Responsibilities and liabilities of the designer

  • The responsibilities of the designer
  • Interfacing with other building services
  • The liabilities of the designer
  • Interface with insurers and the fire department

Module 3: The National Standards in place to be followed in the design of fire detection systems

  • The description and explanation of all the listed SANS standards for fire detection systems
  • Brief review of the important factors of these standards

Module 4: The stakeholders interview

  • Determining the requirements of the Fire Detection and Alarm System
  • Determine the type and usage of the building
  • Determining evacuation procedures
  • Determine interlock and interface requirements and functions
  • Decide on the system category to be used
  • Determining any special customer requirements
  • Info from rational fire design / risk assessments
  • Insurance requirements

Module 5: Design of Fire Detection and Alarm Systems for industrial applications

  • Finding international standards to follow
  • Intrinsically safe environments
  • Special detection devices for Industrial applications
  • Use of manufacturer’s installation instructions
  • Cabling in industrial applications

Module 6: Production and requirements of the conceptual design (base line document)

  • Confirmation of standard to be used
  • Confirmation of system category to be used
  • Areas to be covered by the system
  • Selection of system and device types
  • Selection of cable types and support methods
  • The evacuation procedures
  • A list of exclusions
  • Acceptance and client approval

Module 7: Detailed design structure

  • Using a standard system design format
  • Production of a cause and effect chart
  • Bill of quantities
  • Documentation requirements

Module 8: Fire Detection and Alarm System Design exercises

  • The design of systems for different building types and usages

 

Please select the date and venue from the list on the right by clicking the name of the course you wish to attend

Fire Detection and Alarm System Design

29 Jun 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Detection Design
Training Centre - Boksburg
20 Jul 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Detection Design
Training Centre - Boksburg
31 Aug 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Detection Design
Training Centre - Boksburg
05 Oct 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Detection Design
CAB Conference Centre
26 Oct 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Detection Design
Training Centre - Boksburg
23 Nov 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Detection Design
CAB Conference Centre

SANS 10139 for Designers

13 Jul 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Understanding Fire Detection (SANS 10139)
Training Centre - Boksburg
24 Aug 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Understanding Fire Detection (SANS 10139)
Training Centre - Boksburg
29 Sep 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Understanding Fire Detection (SANS 10139)
CAB Conference Centre
19 Oct 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Understanding Fire Detection (SANS 10139)
Training Centre - Boksburg
17 Nov 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Understanding Fire Detection (SANS 10139)
CAB Conference Centre

SANS 246 for Designers

16 Jul 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Protection for Computer Rooms (SANS 246)
Training Centre - Boksburg
27 Aug 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Protection for Computer Rooms (SANS 246)
Training Centre - Boksburg
02 Oct 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Protection for Computer Rooms (SANS 246)
CAB Conference Centre
22 Oct 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Protection for Computer Rooms (SANS 246)
Training Centre - Boksburg
20 Nov 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Fire Protection for Computer Rooms (SANS 246)
CAB Conference Centre

SANS 369 for Designers

09 Jul 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Operation of Gas Systems (SANS 369)
Training Centre - Boksburg
06 Aug 2020
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Operation of Gas Systems (SANS 369)
CAB Conference Centre