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Beginner Fire Documents - Online Zoom- Contact Training for Face to Face option

27 June 2023 - 28 June 2023
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Delivery Method
Online Zoom
Target Audience
Building Surveyors/Designers/IQP
Trent Fearnley



This comprehensive 2-day course begins with online learning's and a pre-course knowledge assessment. This is followed by a face to face 2-day workshop that provides participants with a thorough understanding of Fire Documents C/AS1 & C/AS2. The course will also include working systems (Clause F7) understanding.

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Recall the relevant NZ Building Code clauses for fire safety
  • Have confidence in applying the Acceptable Solutions to any building
  • Navigate throughout C/AS1 & C/AS2, recall how it works and what is in it
  • Follow a plan processing checking sequence
  • Apply the requirements of C/AS1 & C/AS2 to plan processing scenarios
  • Apply the requirements of C/AS1 & C/AS2 to site inspections
  • Know when a solution is outside the Acceptable Solutions.


  • Building Code
  • Jargon
  • Part 1: General
  • Part 2: Firecells, fire safety systems and Fire Resistance Ratings
  • Part 3: Means of Escape
  • Part 4: Control of internal fire and smoke spread
  • Part 5: Control of external fire spread
  • Part 6: Fire fighting
  • Part 7: Preventing fire occurring
  • Design Review Unit
  • Alternative and Change of Use
  • C/VM1

Day two of this course brings the learnings to life with a practical component involving a case study where participants go through a scenario and assess a building for all aspects above. This involves valuable learning where theory is consolidated into a real- life example.

In Class Assessment - Certificate of Achievement - 12 CPD Points


Click here to view the Recommended Reading for this course.


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All prices exclude GST and are represented in New Zealand Dollars.
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