Fire Resistant Glazing-Training in NI with GGF and CITBNI

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CITB NI

17 Dundrod Road

Crumlin

BT29 4SR

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Gain an appreciation of the function and importance of fire resistant glazing. Lunch included | Contact nmcnairney@ggf.org.uk | 07943 023214

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Target Audience: experienced glaziers who currently install fire resistant glass into tested fire resistant assemblies.

Purpose of training: This course provides experienced installers with the knowledge behind good practice in the installation of fire-resistant glazing, to enable them to understand the importance of complying with the specification contained in the test evidence for that fire-resistant assembly.

Contents of training:

- summary of the essential components of fire-resistant assembly;

- examples of and results of various fires;

- reaction of different types of glass in fire and how fire-resistant glass overcomes the inherent fragility of glass when subject to fire ;

- fire safety design and the manner in which fire-resistant assemblies achieve containment of fires;

- the types of fire resistant glass available and their performance characteristics;

- how different types of fire-resistant glass work;

- glazing sealants and their importance in fire-resistant assemblies;

- the legal requirements of the Building Regulations and guidance on how to achieve them;

- the responsibilities of those involved in the design and installation of fire-resistant assemblies;

- fixings, door glazing, handling and storage of glass, testing requirements, identification, safety and the six point Code of Practice will all be covered.

- The GGF Fire Resistant Glazing Group and their work.

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CITB NI

17 Dundrod Road

Crumlin

BT29 4SR

United Kingdom

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