B1 Means of Escape This module goes through all the steps required to demonstrate compliance with B1 Means of Escape utilising Approved Document B and BS9999 Fire Safety in the Design, Management and Use of Buildings. It covers both horizontal and vertical escape requirements.  

Module 7-2-1

This module covers the following topics:

  • Measurements
  • Occupant capacity
  • Area of building
  • Height of building

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Module 7-2-2

This module covers the following topics:

  • Means of Escape introduction
  • History
  • Meeting B1
  • Unit Exit Width
  • Travel Distances
  • Acceptable Means of Escape
  • Unacceptable Means of Escape

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Module 7-2-3

This module covers the following topics:

  • Adequate Fire Alarm
  • Escape Lighting
  • The Ten Step Guide to Means of Escape to ADB
  • Step One
  • Step Two
  • Step Three
  • Step Four

Module 7-2-4

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step Five
  • Protection of corridors
  • Small Premises
  • Progressive horizontal evacuation

Module 7-2-5

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step six and Step seven
  • Simultaneous Evacuation
  • Discounting

Module 7-2-6

This module covers the following topics:

  • Phased evacuation

Module 7-2-7

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step 8 protection of stairways
  • Step 9 Final Exits
  • Step 10 External escape routes

Module 7-2-8

This module covers the following topics:

  • Determining the Means of Escape to BS9999
  • The Ten Step Guide
  • Step One
  • Step Two

Module 7-2-9

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step three – Travel distances
  • Step Two

Module 7-2-10

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step Four – Exits

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Module 7-2-11

This module covers the following topics:

  • Exercises
  • Licensing

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Module 7-2-12

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step Five – Protection of corridors
  • Seven step guide to staircases

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Module 7-2-13

This module covers the following topics:

  • Phased evacuation

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Module 7-2-14

This module covers the following topics:

  • Exercises 74 -83

Module 7-2-15

This module covers the following topics:

  • Phased evacuation exercises

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Module 7-2-16

This module covers the following topics:

  • Vertical Escape – Article of consideration

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Module 7-2-17

This module covers the following topics:

  • Step 8 – Protection of stairs
  • Step 9 – Final Exits
  • Step 10 – External escape routes

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Module 7-2-18

This module covers the following topics:

  • Management of Fire Safety
  • Exercises using the ten step guide

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