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: Designcourse
  • Canute FHC Design softwarecourse
  • BS 9251: Assess residential sprinkler systemscourse
  • BS EN 12845: Hazard Review: Assess commercialcourse

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 Srinkler 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

Third-party accreditation

Following organisations provide third party accreditation in the sprinkler industry:

Core guidance documents

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