This online course will cover the basic principles of fire science. It will look at the nature of fire and fire spread and issues that need to be considered when designing buildings

Who is the course aimed at?

All those in the fire industry who need to understand the principles of fire science.



 The course covers the following:

  • Combustion
  • Fire tetrahedron
  • Fire development
  • Heat release rate
  • Flame in cavity
  • Fire classifications
  • Calorific potential
  • Flame angle
  • Flashover
  • Smoke
  • Heat transfer mechanisms
  • Conduction
  • Convection
  • Radiation
  • Smoke venting
  • Effect of fire on wood
  • Coanda effect
  • Stack effect
  • Stagnation



1 hours CPD


£30 plus VAT (£45 inc VAT)

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