March 27, 2020

COVID 19 and Periodic and Annual Service/Maintenance

March 25th, 2020 Rev02. March 30th COVID 19 and Periodic and Annual Service/Maintenance of Fire Detection and Alarm (FDAS) and Emergency Lighting (EML) Life Safety Systems […]
June 28, 2017

Emergency Lighting Commissioning – Serious Concern!!

Requirement for 2nd full-duration Test on Commissioning – Self-Contained and CPS Systems   Over the last number of courses I have given I have been concerned […]
June 13, 2017

Response to PCCE ‘Past-Pupil’ Query

Bedroom Sounder Levels Installations carried out under I.S.3218:1989 In an attempt to get over the lack of clarity regarding provision of fire alarm sound levels in […]
May 26, 2017

Revision to I.S.3217 ISSUED:

Just a quick note to let you all know that the NSAI has now issued the Amendment to the Emergency Lighting (EML) Standard I.S.3217:2013 You can […]
January 20, 2017

Engineers Ireland CPD Update

  From January 1st 2017, Engineers Ireland has determined that in order to maintain and develop their professional knowledge, skills and expertise, members should undertake a […]
September 20, 2016

Course and Venue Details at 11th January 2017

Course and Venue Details at 11th January 2017. New Course (F7) Venues and Dates highlighted VENUE 3-day, Certificate Fire Alarm Course F2 1-day Fire Alarm Review […]
September 20, 2016

Amendment to I.S.3217:2013 Emergency Lighting Standard

An amendment to I.S.3217:2013 entitled I.S.3217:2013 +A1:2017 Should be released within the coming weeks. This amendment specifically addresses two areas: Cable systems to Central Power Systems […]
September 20, 2016

Fire Detection and Alarm Systems (FDAS) – New European Standard for all Services Providers

March 2017 should see the introduction of fprEN16763 as a full EU harmonised Standard. As this is not in relation to a ‘product’ this cannot become […]
April 9, 2014

2-day Service Provider Course (F3)

***NEW*** Course F3: I.S.3218:2013 2-Day Service Provider Course. Developed in response to Industry demand. Available in May and June – see below. PCCE will Register Successful […]