Latest information from BAFE regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Please refer to your Certification Body for further information regarding coronavirus and BAFE scheme assessment/s (as these are delivered via UKAS Accredited Certification Bodies licensed by BAFE).
Please refer to training providers (external of BAFE) for their own coronavirus procedures regarding BS5306 training/exam.
Please find links below for the latest information published by BAFE regarding coronavirus (COVID-19).
It is important to note information was appropriate at the time it was published. BAFE continue to monitor the situation and is taking measures to ensure everyone remains safe. BAFE will post updates on our news section when required (posts will also appear here for reference).
Information published by IFSM 26/03/2020
Information published by Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service 25/03/2020
Information from BESA Coronavirus Guidance Webinar 25/03/2020
Information published by Construction Industry Council 24/03/2020
Information published by Fire Sector Federation 24/03/2020
Information from CIC (Construction Industry Council) with regard to construction sites and latest restrictions.
Please note the BAFE office is temporarily closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns. Staff safety is a priority and we will be working from home.
Please refer to GOV.UK Guidance for latest information and advice
Business Support - Business Closures and Stay at Home FAQs
International Workplace - Coronavirus Sources of Information
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Legal obligations nationwide require the appointed responsible person for fire safety for commercial/non-domestic premises to have adequate fire protection.