Historical Buildings

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

Target Audience

Fire Safety Officers, Fire Risk Assessors, Historical building managers and Fire Safety Professionals.


To enable delegates to identify alternative solutions for historical buildings so that they achieve compliance with fire safety legislation.

Core Topic Areas

  • Legislation
  • Working with regulators
  • Risk to historical buildings
  • Value of Heritage
  • Assessing risks
  • Fire prevention and protection
  • Alternative solutions
    • Compartmentation
    • Protection provided by traditional materials and construction
    • Fire doors
    • Flues and duct
    • Detection
  • Automatic fire suppression
  • Managing fire safety
  • Damage limitation
  • Emergency Planning


Assessment of all course work is to qualification assessment criteria.

Dates and Prices

Duration 2 Days
Dates Currently under development
Delegate Cost £320.00 + VAT
Location iVC: Interactive Virtual Classroom
Not applicable
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Prior Learning

This course is designed for professionals who are experienced in application of fire safety guidance such as Approved Document B and BS 9999.

Pre-Course Modules

Distance learning module featuring a case study.


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

Post Course

Delegates must complete workbooks within four weeks of course completion.