This online course is aimed at giving guidance on HTM 05 “Guidance in support of functional provisions (Fire safety in the design of healthcare premises)”

The course will cover the following areas;

  • Aims of HTM
  • Functional requirements of building regulations
  • Regulation 38
  • The issue of responsible persons and competence
  • Relationship with the CDM regulations
  • Certification schemes
  • Evacuation from hospitals
  • Fire drills
  • Training
  • Dependency of patients
  • Fire detection and alarms
  • Means of escape
  • Compartmentation
  • Escape lighting
  • Security
  • Internal fire spread
  • Fire stopping
  • External fire spread
  • Ventilation and dampers
  • Fixed suppression systems such as sprinklers
  • Requirements for car parks
  • Access and facilities for the fire service
  • Fire mains and hydrants
  • Requirements for car parks
  • Access and facilities for the fire service
  • Fire mains and hydrants
  • Case studies that highlight the importance of management
  • Hazards associated with oxygen

 

Duration

3 Hours CPD

 

Cost

£30 plus VAT (£36 inc VAT)