Fire Resistant Glazing Training

 

Glass and Glazing Federation Standard for:

'The Specification and Installation of Fire-Resistant Barriers containing Glass for Resistance against the passage of Fire and Products of Combustion.'

Are you a specialist installer of Fire Resistant Glazing systems or wish to learn how to install Fire Resistant Glazing correctly?


In partnership with the Glass and Glazing Federation, Helix Training will be delivering short courses
specifically for glaziers who install Fire Resistant Glazing.

The course covers the theoretical knowledge required to work alongside practical experience, providing glaziers with the knowledge to ensure these safety critical products are installed correctly and be able to explain to others on site the importance of their specialism.


Course Outcomes:

  • Installers will appreciate the function and importance of fire-resistant glazing;
  • Installers will become aware of, and apply, the core principles of best practice in installation as set by the GGF Fire Resistant Glazing Group;
  • Installers will be able to explain to clients, building owners etc. (who should be responsible for fire safety in the building during its use) why the proper application of fire-resistant glazing is essential in containing fire and the effects of fire.


The course content covers:

  • Behaviour of glass in fire
  • What is fire resistance?
  • Types of fire-resistant glass
  • Regulations and Responsibilities
  • Importance of the glazed system
  • Evidence of performance
  • Product stamps
  • Information available
  • Multiple choice review


Register your interest


Specific dates, venues, cost and locations are to be confirmed but please register your interest in attending a Fire Resistant Glazing course by clicking on the link below:
 

Register your interest - FRG

 

The Helix Training team will be in touch over the coming weeks to provide more information to those who have registered their interest.