BSEN 12845: Commercial Sprinklers

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Target Audience

Sprinkler engineers, building control officers, approved inspectors, Fire Service, fire risk assessors and fire safety professionals.


To enable delegates to assess whether a commercial sprinkler system complies with requirements of BS EN 12845 and the Sprinkler Rules.


On completion, delegates should have an understanding of:

  • Water supply options
  • Hazard classification
  • Design principles
  • Sprinkler head positioning and spacing
  • Pipe sizing and layout
  • Principles of hydraulic calculations
  • Assessing sprinkler designs

Core Topic Areas

  • BS EN 12845: Commercial Sprinkler Systems
  • LPC Rules for Automatic Sprinkler Installations

Core Reference Documents

  • BS EN 12845: Commercial Sprinkler Systems
  • LPC Rules for Automatic Sprinkler Installations


Delegates assess sprinkler system compliance with BS EN 12845 and the Sprinkler Rules.

Dates and Prices

Duration 2 Days
Dates Wed 16th Nov - Thu 17th Nov 2022
Wed 5th Apr - Thu 6th Apr 2023 *
Wed 8th Nov - Thu 9th Nov 2023 *

* Face-to-Face at Yarnfield Park (no iVC)
Delegate Cost £310.00 + VAT
Location iVC: Interactive Virtual Classroom
Not applicable
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Prior Learning

Experience in assessing fire safety, an understanding of the advantages of sprinkler systems and their operation is required.

Pre-Course Modules



Sessions will be delivered using power point, whiteboard explanation, interactive group discussion, individual tuition and practical exercises.

Continual Professional Development

All delegates receive CPD certificates on course completion. All courses are designed and assessed to approved centre standards which are, in turn, regulated by National Awarding Bodies and OFQUAL.