Smoke Control and Fire Dampers


Course overview
Target audience
Locations and dates

Do you know the principles of fire and smoke control and how to design a complying system?

Or how to specify the right damper for the right job?

This one-day course outlines how AS/NZS 1668.1 applies the principles of smoke control in multi-compartment buildings. Why is smoke control required in buildings? What are the hazards generated by smoke and how does smoke move?

This course also examines the specification, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire and smoke dampers, and provides the information required to determine the proper parameters for selection, installation, commissioning and essential maintenance of fire dampers and smoke dampers in use in buildings.

General course information

Delivery method: Face to face and in-house
Length: 8 hours (full day)
Assessment included: No assessment
Cost: AIRAH members $595 (including GST), non-members $795 (including GST)



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Key topics

  • Purpose and application of fire and smoke control
  • Selection, design and development of a smoke control system
  • Fire protection of openings
  • System activation and operation
  • Testing and commissioning smoke control systems
  • Purpose and application of fire and smoke dampers
  • Performance and installation requirements of fire, smoke and air control dampers
  • Standard commissioning and maintenance requirements for fire and smoke dampers

This course is designed for:

  • Mechanical design engineers
  • Mechanical services contractors
  • Architects
  • Building surveyors
  • Council inspectors
  • Facility managers
  • Project managers



Registrations are now open for the 2018 Smoke Control and Fire Dampers training course. You can register by downloading and filling out the registration form, or by clicking on one of the below locations to register online.

Locations and dates

Western Australia
New South Wales
May 22
  May 24
  May 29
  June 5
Fraser Suites Perth
10 Adelaide Terrace
  Watermark Hotel
551 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill, Brisbane
  Telstra Conference Centre
242 Exhibition Street
  Primus Hotel
339 Pitt Street

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Please call AIRAH on (03) 8623 3000 or email for more information.