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Faculty of Engineering

Fire Safety Design
Monday 28 November to Friday 2 December 2016
15% discount for IFE Members - CPD 32.5hrs

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Course details

The 2016 Programme will be ready approximately 3 months prior to the course, you can however download the latest (2015) course details form the left hand column for information.

This course aims to provide, in a structured manner, an organised and comprehensive framework for fire safety and building fire protection design.

On completion of the course the participants should be in a position to make a significant contribution in the design of appropriate fire safety systems for a fairly complex building.

The 2015 Programme is available to download from the left hand column on this page.

Who should attend

The course will be of benefit to the following professionals: architects, building technologists, building surveyors, quantity surveyors, building control officers, estate managers, fire officers, loss adjusters, loss assessors and insurers, company fire safety officers, HSE personnel and fire consultants. The course particularly aims to help those (in the above fields) who have recently been given responsibility in fire safety and those who seek structured and comprehensive guidance on the fundamentals of fire safety design methods and approved practices.

MSc Option

For information on the MSc in Fire & Explosion Engineering please visit the website at or contact; Peter Riley or tel. +44 (0)113 343 2793


The Fire Safety Design CPD course, Leeds, has been approved for 32.5 CPD hours in total by the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE).

The Energy Institute has approved Leeds University – Faculty of Engineering as an Approved Training Provider.

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The venue for the course will be Weetwood Hall Conference Centre and Hotel which offers first-class hotel facilities, a business centre and ample parking facilities. Weetwood Hall is the largest and most flexible conference centre and hotel in the North of England.

Weetwood Hall Hotel is ideally situated 15 minutes north of the centre of Leeds in wooded grounds at the junction of the Otley Road and the outer ring road. It is just 15 minutes from Leeds Bradford International Airport and a short distance from the A1, M1, M606, M621 and M62 motorways. Further details can be found at

Online Accommodation Booking for Delegates

Bed and breakfast accommodation is available at Weetwood Hall Conference Centre and Hotel. To take advantage of the special rates we have negotiated with the hotel for our course delegates, please book using the instructions below:

1. Click on the “Accommodation Booking” link in the left hand column
2. Complete the following fields: Arrival Date, Departure Date, Rooms, Adults, Children
3. Click the “Check Availability” button (N.B. You will not need to click on “Click Here for Special Rates” or enter a promotional code as this is already completed for you).
4. Proceed with your booking as instructed by the booking system.

We have negotiated the following special rates per night:

Friday – Sunday evening, bed and breakfast TBC
Monday – Thursday evening, bed and breakfast TBC

Please note that bookings via the “Accommodation Booking” link must be made two weeks before the course commences at the latest to qualify for the special rates and to guarantee room availability. Any accommodation requests after this date should be made direct with the hotel and will be subject to availability and rates.

How to Book

Booking for this course should be completed through our secure online store in the left hand column of this page. You will receive an automatic confirmation email within 24 hours of your booking.

For any online booking queries or further information please contact:
Jenna Kellett
CPD, Conference & Events Coordinator
CPD, Conference & Events Unit
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Civil Engineering, room G.04
University of Leeds, LEEDS, LS2 9JT, UK.
T: + 44 (0)113 343 2494