Fire engineering - An introduction for structural engineers
Date & Time

7 September 2022
09:30 - 16:00 BST

Location

Lecture Theatre M, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH
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Price
£175
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Fire engineering - An introduction for structural engineers

Course
Date & Time

7 September 2022
09:30 - 16:00 BST

Location

Lecture Theatre M, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH
View on Google Maps

Price
£175
Availability

Places available

CPD course covering fire engineering, concrete, steel, timber structures and structural design

A CPD Course on Fire Engineering led by Jenny Burridge of The Concrete Centre and Roger Plank of Sheffield University. The Course is intended for structural engineers seeking to expand their understanding of and skills in tackling design for structures in fire conditions.
 
The Aim of the Course
The principles of fire engineering, the behaviour and design of common structural materials and members, and how real structures perform in fire.
 
Programme Outline:
09:55                Introduction
10:00                Fundamentals
11:00                Break
11:15                Steel & Timber
12:15                Questions
12:30                Break
13:15                Advanced Methods
14:15                Break
14:30                Concrete Structures
15:30                Workshop
16:00                Questions & Close
 
The entry criteria
Some exposure to design for fire and knowledge of terminology would be of benefit.

Speakers


Jenny Burridge, MIStructE 
Head of Structural Engineering, The Concrete Centre


Jenny is the UK representative on the CEN task group looking at revisions to the fire part of Eurocode 2.

 
Professor Roger Plank, FIStructE

Roger recently retired as Professor of Structural Engineering/Architecture at the University of Sheffield, where he established an internationally renowned research group studying the behaviour of building structures in fire.

Additional Attendee Information

Course Price

£175 including refreshments

Booking

To secure a place on the course please book your ticket online using the Eventbrite Link on this page.

CPD Qualifier

This course will qualify for one day of CPD and is recognised by the Institution. A certificate will be issued to all attendees.

Further Information

Sandwiches and beverages will be served during breaks.

Parking will be arranged on the campus car park.

For further queries please contact Edward Bromhead.

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