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BWF Fire Door Alliance Seminar- Are you Fire Door Sure?

A Central London seminar hosted by the British Woodworking Federation and industry specialists during the Fire Door Safety Week national safety awareness campaign.

Expert speakers from the BWF Fire Door Alliance, the Guild of Architectural Ironmongery, the Fire Door Inspection Scheme, the Glass and Glazing Federation and colleagues from across the fire door industry will focus in on topics including third party certification, design, specification, installation, inspection and maintenance, regulations and enforcement as well as ironmongery, intumescent and glass products incorporated in fire doors.

This seminar is especially relevant to anyone who is responsible for fire safety in buildings that they own or manage, or those involved in the design, specification and control of fire doors in new and existing buildings. This seminar is CPD accredited and refreshments and learning resources will be available for delegates.

Date: Thursday 27th September 2018

Location: Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square

8:30am            Registration

9:00am            Welcome |  David Oldfield, BWF Fire Door Alliance Chairman

9:10am           The Future Fire Safety Environment |  Sir Ken Knight

9:30am            Fire Doors Explained  |  Hannah Mansell, British Woodworking Federation

10:00am         Essential Ironmongery

                      An introduction to ironmongery, specification and essential maintenance. 
                      Douglas Masterson, Guild of Architectural Ironmongery
                      The problem with closers.
Graham Hulland, Dormakaba

10:50am         BREAK

11:10am        Other Essential Elements

                        Fire and Smoke Seals
                       Sarah Lewis, Lorient
                       Fire Resistant Glazing
Steve Bond, on behalf of the Glass and Glazing Federation

12:00pm         What the Inspector Saw
Kevin Hulin

12:30pm         The role of Fire Doors
                       Final Q&A for the panel

12:50pm:         Close and networking lunch

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