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This sector includes Premises where the main use of the Building or part of the Building is an Educational Premise. Typically – Crèches, Nurseries, Pre Schools, Infant, Primary, Secondary and Free Schools, After-School Clubs and Sunday Schools are all part of this sector. Also included; Education Centres, Outdoor Educational Centres and Camps, Vocational, Training and dedicated Schools, Performance, Acting and Music Schools, Academies, Colleges, Universities, Institutions and Adult Education Centres.

Parts of Boarding Schools with Residential Boarding areas will be covered under separate Guidance.

As you can see this Sector includes all Instructional, Teaching and Learning establishments and Premises with uses ranging from Crèches to Crash Courses.

Getting it right for you

Relevant Guidance for Premises in this sector includes Department for Communities Local Government Guidance. Fire Safety Risk Assessment.

    • Educational Premises

New, newly realised Schools or Schools subject to material changes and expansion would be subject to the requirements of

    • The Department for Children, Schools and Families Building Bulletin 100: Design for Fire Safety in Schools

BB 100 is a design guide, which identifies how the requirements for Life Safety, contained in the Building Regulations, can be met in the design of a new School or an Extension.

This is centered on a Risk-Based approach, and our Fire Risk Assessments can identify, qualify and satisfy this approach to cover all of the principles of Fire Safety Management and outline the Fire Protection measures, both existing and proposed which should be considered.

Which Fire Risk Assessment Package will suit your needs best:

Our Standard Package is perfect for all premises, Alternatively our Premier package is ideal if you need help with your Fire Safety Actions and an extra pair of hands!

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