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Fire Safety Distance Webinar

Aug 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am


FIRE SAFETY DISTANCE in terms of the NBR & SANS 10400T

Presenter: Mr Videsh Boodu



To develop the professionals understanding of the health and safety risks as identified in the National Building Regulation T1(1)b) “the spread and intensity of such fire within such building and the spread of fire to any other building will be minimized.”

The takeaways for the delegates would be the ability to understand the implications of the various walling types and openings in the envelope of buildings. These implications include the building’s costing, positioning, footprint, massing and scale thereof. The delegate will then have the tools to mitigate the identified risks.


Venue : ONLINE – a maximum of 50 people per session

Dates of Workshop:

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021 Registration closes: Wednesday, 14 July 2021
    • Time: 09:00 – 11:00
    • Compulsory registration: https://forms.gle/qyiJyWLM1FgRTNG37

No late registrations will be accepted for the last workshop.

Late registrations will lead to the delegate being signed up for the next workshop.

The next workshop are as follows:

  • Saturday, 14 August 2021 Registration closes: Friday, 6 August 2021
    • Time: 09:00 – 11:00
    • Compulsory registration: TBC


The delegates will be able to apply the knowledge gained to solve problems related to:

  • The relevant Law, Act 103 of 1977.
  • The Regulation T1(1)b)
  • The deemed-to-satisfy rules – SANS 10400 4.2
  • Safety Distance Wall Types.
  • Building Classification types in relation to Fire Load.
  • Safety Distance for Divisions & buildings on the same site.
  • Compliance regarding garages in H4 (house) Occupancies.
  • The design of Partition walls & Partitions.
  • The Protection of openings in divisions.

SACAP – Professional Competency

  • 2 – Environmental relationships.
  • 3 – Construction technology.
  • 4 – The Structure of Buildings
  • 7 – Building services & related technologies

Who should attend?

  • Architectural Professionals and Candidates
  • Project Managers
  • Building Control Officers
  • Plan Examiners
  • Anyone in the profession/industry that is keen to learn
  • Developers
  • Homeowners and Property owners

Cost of workshop

IMPORTANT NOTE: Payment reference needs to be correct as per the description prescribed. SAIBD cannot be held responsible for incorrect reference numbers used on payment

R 210 SAIBD non-members

R 180 SAIBD members (fully paid up members only)

NOTE: Cancellations/refunds will only be accepted a week prior to the set date.  Should no cancellation be received within this period, no refunds will be made for non-attendance

CPD Category: 1

CPD Credits: 0.2

Course validation: SAIBD

Name of VA, ALS hosting the CPD course: South African Institute of Building Design

Contact person for course information and bookings: Rehana Gaffar


  • Refunds for non-completion of the course, once commenced, is not allowed
  • Certificates of attendance will be issued 14 days after the event.  Should you not receive a copy of your certificate after the 14 days, kindly email our office.
  • Requests for certificates for courses completed in previous years will incur a cost of R100,00 per certificate.

Contact details for SAIBD

Tel :031 202 4726

Fax: 086 428 1056

Email address: admin@saibd.co.za

Website: www.saibd.org.za

Banking details/ booking details or other important information

Banking details/ booking details or other important information

SAIBD, Standard Bank
Acc. no: 051 406 500
Durban North,
Branch code : 042 826

(Please use “152021SURNAME” as reference)


Rehana Gaffar
031 202 4726
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