FRA: Simple Buildings

Target Audience

Fire risk assessors


To enable delegates to:

  • Confirm measures are in place to protect people from fire in simple buildings
  • Visit simple premises for purpose of fire safety regulation

Core Topic Areas

  • Identifying occupancy and risk
  • Principles of horizontal and vertical means of escape
  • Means of escape in:
    • Offices and shops
    • Factories and warehouses
    • Hotels
  • Residential care premises
  • Fire risk assessment and audit planning
  • Fire risk assessment or audit of a simple premises

Core Reference Documents

  • CLG: Fire Safety Risk Assessment Guides
  • Approved Document B
  • CFOA Fire Safety Guidance Notes and Audit Form
  • BIS: Regulators’ Code, CFOA: Enforcers’ Guidance

Qualifications and NOS

This course includes assessment criteria for NOS:

These NOS are from qualification Level 3 Certificate in Fire Safety (Fire Auditors): details

For more details see: qualifications

Dates and Prices

Duration 5 Days
Dates Mon 11th Mar → Fri 15th Mar 2019
Mon 17th Jun → Fri 21st Jun 2019
Mon 4th Nov → Fri 8th Nov 2019
Mon 2nd Mar - Fri 6th Mar 2020
Mon 15th June - Fri 19th June 2020
Mon 2nd Nov - Fri 6th Nov 2020
Delegate Cost £790.00 + VAT
Location Yarnfield, Stone, Staffordshire
Accommodation Costs and details

Prior Learning

Delegates must have completed: Principles of fire safety course

Pre-Course Modules



Sessions will be delivered using PowerPoint, flipchart, interactive group discussion, individual tuition, film and practical exercises.

Post Course

Delegates must complete workbooks within four weeks of course completion.