Fire doors explained

£389 + VAT
£330 + VAT (for TRADA members)
Duration - 1 day


A CPD certified seminar and fire test demonstration day designed to present an overview of fire door design, manufacture, testing, installation and certification. Through a combination of live fire demonstrations, pre-recorded films and seminars, Exova BM TRADA will explain:
  • how fire doors are tested, assessed and certified
  • how to install a fire door correctly
  • issues which will determine the success or failure in achieving the required performance of fire resisting doorsets.
Course details

Course programme:

  • background to test requirements
  • anatomy of fire resistant doorsets
  • installation and maintenance of fire doors - how to do it correctly
  • identify issues which will determine success or failure in achieving the required performance of fire resisting doorsets
  • fire testing, test reports and the role of assessments
  • third party certification – what it is and how it helps
  • witness a one-hour fire resistance test, demonstrating the issues discussed, in our full-scale 3mx3m vertical fire test furnace

This course has been designed for:

  • fire officers
  • fire door manufacturers and suppliers
  • construction companies and installers
  • property, facilities and estate managers
  • architects and specifiers
  • approved inspectors and building control officers
  • technical sales staff.

Group discounts may also be available, please call for details.

Construction CPD Certification Service 
For more information on our CPD certification for our Fire Doors Explained event, please visit their website

Contact us
+44 (0)1494 569 750
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Q-Mark fire door manufacture scheme sheet

Fire doors explained

Simon Bailey

Fire technical services

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