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The Passive Fire Protection Alliance (PFPA) was established to promote the installation and maintenance of the systems and components that provide passive fire protection in the built environment. PFPA recognizes that it is vital buildings are constructed with components that will perform effectively to contain & control fire and smoke so as to protect life, reduce the risk of injury and achieve an acceptable level of property protection. A key role of PFPA is to develop and disseminate material that will educate all stakeholders in best practice passive fire protection in the construction and maintenance of buildings in accordance with Australian regulations and standards. PFPA uses this website to make available this information. To find out more about passive fire protection and PFPA click on to more info
Sydney Fire Door Workshop - Tuesday 19 August 2014
PFPA is pleased to announce a Fire Doors Fundamentals Workshop will be held on Tuesday 19 August. Fire Doors are also a key aspect of a building’s compliance. The Fire Door Workshop provides a comprehensive overview of fire resistant doorsets, door hardware, testing and approval requirements and the relevant sections of the Fire Door Standard AS1905.1 This includes Tagging and Relevant Documentation, commissioning and maintenance.
For Further details and registration information for the fire doors fundamentals workshop please click on the following link: Information and Registration
Sydney Fire Stopping Workshop - Thursday 21 August 2014
PFPA is pleased to announce a Fire Stopping Fundamentals Workshop will be held on Thursday 21 August. Workshop Participants will learn through a a practical and interactive day of training in the fundamental aspects of the approval and FRL process for Fire Stopping Systems and installation to maintain compliance of Compartmentation & Fire Barriers with building Regulsatory Compliance.
For Further details and registration information for the fire stopping fundamentals workshop please click on the following link: Information and Registration
PFPA Publication - 'The PFPA Bulletin'
The PFPA Bulletin has been introduced to promote innovative and successful passive fire protection products and services provided by the organisations that support PFPA. The PFPA Bulletin will also include case studies of where a specific product or service has been applied or been successful in the advent of containing fire and/or smoke or to raise general issues in regards to fire safety in buildings. To open the latest edition of the The PFPA Bulletin click onto download publication