Core Sprinkler courses

There are a range of sprinkler courses we provide, these include:

  • BS 9251: Installation course course
  • Sprinkler metal pipework course course
  • BS 9251: Design 1: Category 1 Systemscourse
  • BS 9251: Design 2: Category 2-4 Systemscourse
  • Canute FHC Design softwarecourse
  • BS 9251: Assess residential sprinkler systemscourse
  • BS EN 12845: Hazard Review: Assess commercialcourse

iVC: Interactive Virtual Classroom


Access Xact’s high quality training safely and securely from your own home or preferred location. Fully engage and converse with our expert tutors and the rest of the class face-to-face in real-time in a polished, professional learning setting.

Our iVC is in a class of its own, offering a route to top-notch courses and recognised qualifications while saving on time, travel and accommodation costs. Follow link for iVC details

Sprinkler installer skills cards

Completing Xact's installation course enables individuals, working in the sprinkler installation sector, to obtain an industry-recognised skills card. Contact JIB (Joint Industry Board) to apply.

JIB Sprinkler Installer Skills Cards


The following qualifications are available in the sprinkler sector:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Fire Sprinkler Installation qualification
  • Level 3 Certificate in Residential Sprinkler Design qualification


For more information, please see brochure downloads on left.

Professional bodies

Following organisations represent the sprinkler industry:

  • Residential Sprinkler AssociationRSA
  • British Automatic Sprinkler AssociationBAFSA

Core guidance documents

  • BS 9251: Residential and Domestic Sprinkler Systems
  • BS EN 12845: Commercial Sprinkler Systems
  • LPC Rules for automatic sprinkler installations