Good Morning SA!

Please note that we are open for business to serve the needs of essential services during L4. 

If you require a fire risk assessment please feel free to contact us on 011 397 1618 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Should you require training, we have moved all training online for the safety of everyone involved.

If you are an essential services provider (in L4) and have staff you would like us to train on your site, we can, provided you comply with the OHS mandatory guidelines during this period, i.e. spatial planning between candidates and fire instructor, masks provided to all staff, sanitizer/ soap and water available, temperature measurements monitored daily, etc. 

We look forward to serving you!

Renay Sewpersad

 

It is with a heavy heart that the FPASA announces the passing of a legendary figurehead at the FPASA and FPA-UK, Mr. David Poxon.

David dedicated his life to the fire services, fire education, and training in South Africa when he served as the GM and then the MD for many years. 

His tenacity and passion lead to the development of a multitude of fire codes, as well as improved regulation within the fire industry. 

Though he has left the material plane, his contributions to society at large will never be forgotten. 

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Renay Sewpersad 

The FPASA is committed to still providing education. We have transitioned to enable lessons to be conducted online. 

Thus, if you would like to participate in the following courses, please do make a booking with us:

 - Fire Risk Assessment and Prevention Strategies

- Advanced Fire Prevention

- SANS 10400, Parts A, T, W

- Bylaws

- CFPA Principles in Fire Safety Engineering

 

We look forward to hosting you very soon!

Bookings: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  / 011 397 1618

Due to the imposed national lockdown, please note that we too shall be on lockdown, reopening on 17 April 2020.

Should you require any information related to COVID-19, please visit https://sacoronavirus.co.za/

For your training, fire risk assessment, technical inquiry or other fire-related needs, please contact us on the following:

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Thank you, Renay Sewpersad

The importance of fire risk management in insurance is critical.

We recently conducted a presentation on fire risk management, touching on fire safety for SX plants (solvent extraction).

It's an interesting insurance risk if managed well.

Attached is the article for some light reading. 

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Renay Sewpersad

Good day our lovely members and readers,

Since we know there will be a lag in delivery of the magazine via courier, due to the national lockdown, we are e-maling each member a copy of the magazine. 

Please enjoy the read, and please keep in contact via email. 

Should you not have received a copy already, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and you will shortly receive the latest edition.  

Alternatively, please log in to the website to access the FIRE journal. 

Thank you, Renay

FIRE Mag - March 2020

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