Association of Specialist Fire Protection Level 2: Passive Fire Protection


The content of the training course has been designed by industry experts; it covers the essential aspects of fire protection and adds a context for the attendee, via the varied experience of the UL training team.

The course is delivered by experienced trainers who use a blend of slides, videos and activities that offer the learner a varied and enjoyable learning experience. Imparting detailed information which will be useful both for the delegates work role and for the purpose of sitting the exam.



UL International UK in partnership with the Association of Specialist Fire Protection offer a Level 2 Foundation Course in Passive Fire Protection.

The training course is the first in the UK and Ireland to enable candidates to study and obtain a recognized qualification in passive fire protection. Individuals who undertake the training will have the opportunity to progress to the Level 2 qualifications in Passive Fire Protection, provided by the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE), a nationally and internationally recognized awarding organization regulated by the qualification regulators Ofqual and CCEA.



The training is delivered by experienced passive fire protection experts over three consecutive days:

Day 1: 9.00 am - 8.00 pm UK time

Day 2: 9.00 am - 8.00 pm UK time

Day 3: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm UK time


The course offers a foundation in fire safety and fire science as well as units on different forms of passive fire protection and is structured in two modules:

NB this course covers two out of the four specialist units in Module 2. Unit 2 and Unit 3. The IFE exam contains all four units, but candidates are required to complete only the two units studied. 


  • Module 1: Essential Underpinning Knowledge, Fire Science
  • Module 2: Installation of Passive Fire Protection:
    • Unit 2: Fire Resisting Walls, Floors and Ceiling and Fire Resistant Glazing
    • Unit 3: Fire Stopping, Penetration Seals, Cavity Barriers, Ductwork and Dampers and the Building Envelope


Target Audience

The course is suitable for those involved in the construction industry from designers and specifiers to contractors and specialist installers. It is also suitable for building owners/managers, enforcement agencies and fire risk assessors.




For questions related to this training, or to book the course with a reduced fee, please contact:
Simon Ince at Simon.Ince@ul.com



Daresbury Park Hotel and Spa

Red Brow Lane

Warrington WA4 4BB

United Kingdom


The hotel is offering delegates a discounted B&B rate and details will be provided on registration.

Coffee, tea and water are available all day. Lunch is provided on all three days and dinner is included on the 26th and 27th November.



ASFP Members - £1,100 plus VAT        

Non ASFP Members - £1,600 plus VAT    

IFE Members - £1,360 plus VAT      

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Time Requirement


Instructor-Led 3 days GBP 1,600 plus VAT

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