Installation of Fire Resistant Timber Doors


This established training programme is the first of its kind in
the UK, developed with the British Woodworking Federation
(BWF), the course is aimed at tradespersons working in the
site carpentry and joinery industry. It will provide training and
assessment on the fitting of single and double fire doors and
frames/linings to the standards of current legislation.

Course Duration
2 days study plus onsite assessment.

Pontardawe College (alternate venues are available
throughout the UK).

Who Should Attend
The Fire Door and Installation training course has been
designed to help support experienced tradespeople refresh
their knowledge and skills in relation to timber fire doors,
third party certification and carrying out inspections and
Entry Qualifications
Whilst those not currently fitting fire doors are able to
attend and receive the training, they would not be able to
go through the assessment and achieve the unit if they
are not currently fitting fire doors. To complete the full
qualification, those attending will be required to carry out
the work on a door sets in the workplace.

Course Content
This course covers the following topics:
 The fitting of fire doors
 Fire door frames and linings
 Understanding and fitting of fire door ironmongery and seals
 The inclusion of apertures and associated fire regulations related to the fitting of glass
 The effects of use on fire door performance

Method of Assessment
On-site assessment in the workplace.

Course Cost
Various funding options are available, please contact us for
further information.

Following successful onsite assessment, the candidate
will be able to display competency on the reverse of the
Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) card,
which is used to demonstrate that individuals working
on construction sites have the required training and
qualifications for the type of work they carry out.

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