Fire Door Inspection and Maintenance in Construction


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Following major changes in legislation after the Grenfell Tower disaster and the subsequent additional duties placed upon the Responsible Person under the Fire Safety Act 2021 and other new legislation as regards the inspection and maintenance of fire doors in relevant properties, we are pleased to release our new IFSM approved Fire Door Maintenance and Inspection Course.

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Course Information

On completion of the Fire Door Inspection and Maintenance in Construction course delegates will receive a free CHSG-designed Fire Door Inspection Gauge with lanyard and handy wallet-sized Fire Door Inspection Assistant.

Course Overview

Upon successful completion of the course the delegate will be able to:

  • The purpose and use of fire doors
  • How to identify the key physical requirements for an acceptable fire door
  • The difference between certificated fire doors and notional fire doors
  • Fire door construction and types, including suitable ironmongery and other fittings
  • How to distinguish between repairable fire doors and those that require replacement
  • How to make recommendations on repairing the damaged fire door
  • Fire resistant glazing – types, locations of and requirements
  • How to undertake a physical inspection of a variety of fire doors (practical)
  • How to identify the suitable fitting of fire doors and the adequacy of fire stopping between the frame and substructure
  • The requirements for temporary fire doors during construction
  • How to undertake a practical fire door inspection that would be considered as “suitable and sufficient” by the relevant Enforcement Authority

To pass the course, the delegate will be required to undertake a multiple choice question paper and undertake an observed and marked physical fire door inspection to be awarded the IFSM Approved certificate.

All training is conducted at our John Ryder Training Centre in Chertsey. Centre opening hours are 8am to 5.30pm, but this course commences at 9am and will finish at approx 5pm, unless otherwise stated in the joining instructions you receive.

Refreshments are included on all courses, but NO LUNCH is currently provided, but there are lots of lunch options within walking distance of the centre.

Please ensure you have read the joining instructions before arriving at our training centre. 

If you are travelling by road, Chertsey is served by both the M3 and M25. No parking is permitted on the grounds of the Centre, but there is sufficient free parking in and around Chertsey, all within walking distance.

For those using public transport, Chertsey is served by a good service from Waterloo, changing at Staines, Weybridge or Virginia Water for the Chertsey line. The station is approximately ten minutes walk from the Centre. 

If you are attending a two day course and require overnight accommodation, a local hotel list is available upon request.

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20 March 2024, 24 July 2024