Fire and Gas Detection and Alarm System Training (FGS)

202423sep(sep 23)12:16 pm27(sep 27)12:16 pmFire and Gas Detection and Alarm System Training (FGS)

Course Details


  • Describe the main types of smoke detectors and their working principle
  • Understand the working principle of the different types of heat detectors
  • Describe the function of the VESDA system
  • Know the typical loop architecture of smoke/ heat detectors
  • Describe different types of fire detectors and their principle of operation
  • Specify the appropriate type of fire detector for the service
  • Describe the purpose of Optical Integrity “OI” optional
  • Troubleshoot and identify problems with fire & gas monitoring systems
  • Describe the principle of operation of Hydrocarbon Gas Detectors

Describe the principle of operation of Toxic Gas Detectors


Day 1: Introduction

  • Fire and Gas System Purposes, Architecture and brief about the Traditional and Addressable Systems

Day 2: Different types of Detectors, operation, and application:

  • Manual Call Points
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Heat Detectors
  • Infra-Red Oil Mist Detectors
  • Ultra Violet Flame Detectors
  • Infra-Red Flame Detectors
  • Combined Ultra Violet / Infra-Red Flame Detectors
  • Flammable Gas Detectors
  • Toxic Gas Detectors
  • Spill detectors
  • Fusible Plugs

Day 3: Detector Interface Modules

  • Fire Detectors Modules
  • Flammable Gas Detectors Module
  • Toxic Gas Detector Module

Day 4: Fire & Gas control panel; Electrical Operation, Control Action, Interface with DCS, PLC System, Event Logging

  • The electrical connection of detectors in a loop.
  • Fire Extinguishing Control Systems components and operation:
  • Total Flood Systems:

    • Discharge Solenoids
    • Mechanical Lock-Out Facility
    • Discharge Pressure Switch
    • Local Release Facility
    • Visual Warning Lamp Clusters
    • Extinguishing Discharge Audible Alarm

Day 5:  General Alarms

  • General Audible Alarms
  • General Visual Alarms
  • Gas Hazard Warning Lamps
  • Read and understand a fire detection and suppression system overview drawing
  • Deluge System (brief about the purpose and controls on a sample drawing)
  • Typical Fire & Gas Systems

Who Should Attend ?

This course is intended for all Process Control Engineers and Technicians, Process Control Designers and Systems Engineers, Instrumentation and Control System Engineers, Plant Engineers, Maintenance Engineers and Supervisors, HSE Engineers, Electrical and Instrumentation Supervisors and Technicians and those who wish to gain a solid introduction to fire & gas detection system.


23 (Monday) 12:16 pm - 27 (Friday) 12:16 pm(GMT+03:00)



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Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized
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