Engineering Design Practice

DE6425

This online course will help you to develop a thorough understanding of the use of the Acceptable Solution fire safety design guidance and awareness of the other methodologies available including the Verification Method for fire safety design.

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    15
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    Cost
    $416 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    2023
    Trimester 1 2023 Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

You will also learn about the ability to apply Acceptable Solutions to safeguard persons from an acceptable risk of injury, the protection of property and to facilitate fire-fighting operations in the event of fire.

Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to

  • Demonstrate knowledge of building regulatory framework relating to fire safety
  • Formulate an assessment of compliance against the Acceptable Solutions for a given building
  • Evaluate the specific design stages, associated deliverables and impact of the fire design
  • Prepare a fire design report inclusive of fire drawings and other relevant documentation
  • Examine the ongoing compliance and regulations that govern the fire safety requirements in a building

Assessment

100% internal assessment 

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Certificate of Achievement
Diploma

Course availability over the next 12 months

2023
Jan
Feb

Trimester 1 enrolment dates

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14 Feb 2023
27 Feb 2023
18 Jun 2023
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Dec
  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $416 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    2023
    Trimester 1 2023 Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying