This course looks at the issue of human behaviour in fire. It will consider the areas that designers, architects, risk assessors and all those involved with fire safety in buildings should have an understanding of.


Who is the course aimed at?

All those in the fire industry who need to understand the principles of human behaviour in a fire..



 The course covers the following:

  • Introduction
  • Research carried out
  • Findings
  • Factors to consider
  • Model of human behaviour
  • Case study
  • Voice alarms
  • Shopping centres
  • Fire warning communications
  • Escape route signage
  • PEEPs and GEEPs
  • Refuges
  • Blind and partially sighted people
  • Lifts and escalators in a fire
  • Types of lifts
  • Firefighting lifts
  • Escalators
  • Passive protection
  • Human behaviour and Fire Engineering
  • Performance based approach
  • ASET
  • RSET
  • Fire growth rates
  • Application in the design




1.5 hours CPD


£45 plus VAT (£54 inc VAT)


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