Course on natural smoke and heat exhaust ventilation systems (SHEVS)

Course on natural smoke and heat exhaust ventilation systems (SHEVS)

505,00 €

(plus VAT), p. p. incl. lunch, drinks and documentation


08.09. – 09.09.2021

24.11. – 25.11.2021

08.09. – 09.09.2021, 24.11. – 25.11.2021

Course for obtaining the expertise for the maintenance of smoke and heat ventilation systems / SHEVS according to DIN 18232 and DIN EN 12101 Part 2

Smoke and heat extraction systems (SHEVS) ensure the removal of large quantities of exhaust air or smoke. Qualified persons who are responsible for the function of the SHEVS must therefore have extensive expertise.

The subject of the seminar is the installation and maintenance of electric-pneumatic natural smoke and heat extraction systems.


2 days, each day from 09:00 h to approx. 16:00 h

Completion documents




Your benefits

  • You will receive sound expertise to be able to inspect the condition of SHEs

  • Practical exercises to support you in the right approach in everyday working life

  • You complete a training course in an ISO-certified company

Aimed at

Employees of specialist fire protection companies or departments charged with the periodic monitoring of SHEs and NSHEs as well as employees of plant fire brigades.


Participants should have a manual training and/or already be active in the field of maintenance. For work on electrical components etc., training as an electrician or training as a skilled electrician is required.

The special training in pyrotechnic opening devices is only intended for experts with the corresponding certificate of competence who want to enter a new market or as a refresher course for experts who already have the certificate of competence in pyrotechnic opening devices.


  • General fire protection
  • Legal basis (building regulations of the federal states, model building regulations, guidelines on fire protection requirements for ventilation systems)
  • Rights, liability and obligations of professionals
  • Construction of smoke and heat extraction systems
  • Types and mode of action
  • Trigger types
  • Ducting systems
  • Inspection and maintenance of SHEVS
  • Final examination

Special training in pyrotechnic opening devices (also refresher course)*.

Experts in the field of SHEVS/NRA can expand their knowledge in the field of pyrotechnic opening devices by completing this course.

*Important: For safety and liability reasons, spare parts will only be supplied upon presentation of a corresponding training certificate.

Book both seminars at the same time and benefit from a special price of only 790 €.



1 day, from 09:00 h to approx. 16:00 h




340,00 € (plus VAT), p. p.

incl. drinks and documentation




Training catalogue 2021 (PDF/German)