Fire Safety

A one day workshop to tackle the risk based approach to fire safety regulation and the dual enforcement regime provided by the Housing Act 2004 & Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.  There is an emphasis on throughout the day on fire safety in houses in multiple occupation.

The course covers:

  • An overview of the legal framework and dual enforcement regime associated with fire safety enforcement in residential accommodation.
  • Understanding the new risk based approach to fire safety
  • General principles of fire risk reduction – the range of practical fire safety solutions appropriate to the level of risk
  • Fire safety and the Housing Health and Safety Rating System.
  • Review of the LACORS Guidance in relation to a range of issues including shared houses, single family homes, technical matters etc
  • Case studies to reinforce learning outcomes

If you want a bespoke course to cover the topics or areas that you are most interested in, then please contact us to discuss your requirements.

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