Presenters: Dhanashwar Basdew and Kevin Govender

Course information (Content/Overview):

  • Session 1: 8:30am to 12:30 : An introduction to the critical standard for fire protection BS7974:2001 as per Annex B of SANS 10400 Part T
  • Session 2: 1pm to 4pm : Overview on key policy matters that may lead to the amendment of the built environment professions legislation

Summary of key points: 

Session 1: This course is a perspective on how all Built Environment Professionals must input into the fire protection strategy of a building. We will look at case studies of failing to use BS7974 places lives at risk and interrupts business, the Architectural Professional’s role and responsibilities according to BS7974 and we will be discussing the myth of a code compliant fire protected building in South Africa.

Session 2: To inform, empower and equip the built environment profession on the vision of government with respect to transformation and restorative justice

Venue : 11 Quarry Park Close (Rivercest Park), Riverhorse Valley c/o Geberit SA,       

Time: 8:30am to 4pm

Date: Thursday, 01 August 2019    

Closing date for Registration: Friday,26 July 2019

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Cost of workshop

R1600 – on/before 26 July 2019

R1400 – SAIBD Members (paid up members only), on/before 26 July 2019

Cancellation/refunds will only be accepted a week prior to the set date.  Should no cancellation be received within this period, no refunds will be made for non-attendance!

Dietary requirements to be forwarded a week prior to date.

CPD Category: 1

CPD Credits: 1.0

Course validation: SAIBD

Name of VA, ALS hosting the CPD course: South African Institute of Building Design

Contact person for course information and bookings: Rehana Gaffar

Tel.: 031 202 4726

Fax: 086 509 9877

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Banking details/ booking details or other important information

SAIBD, Standard Bank
Acc. no: 051 406 500
Durban North,
Branch code : 042 826

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