Columbia, SC: Fire Sprinkler Seminar Series

Columbia, SC: Fire Sprinkler Seminar Series
The South Carolina Fire Sprinkler Association is proud to offer a week-long fire sprinkler seminar series.

Don't miss this opportunity to obtain NICET-required Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits and Continuing Education Units (CEU) for Deputy State Fire Marshal recertification in this seminar package hosted by the South Carolina Fire Sprinkler Association and presented by the American Fire Sprinkler Association

The group rate for the Embassy Suites by Hilton Columbia Greystone is $139 + tax per night.

Instructor: Ralph Foster, PE
Ralph Foster is the principal of Foster Engineering and Consulting and is a licensed Fire Protection Engineer. He earned his degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Carolina. He worked for over 24 years in the public sector conducting inspections and life safety code analysis of buildings; analyzing active and passive fire suppression and detection systems; has extensive experience with Performance Based Design. He worked for the SC State Fire Marshal's Office for over 18 years where he served as a Staff Engineer, Chief Deputy State Fire Marshal, Manager of Engineering Services, and taught both state and national certification courses. In 2017, Ralph was made a Fellow of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers. He is active in the SC Fire Marshals Association, the Central Savannah River Chapter of the SFPE, and the SC Fire Sprinkler Contractors Association. He retired from the SC Army National Guard after serving for 28 years and resides in Columbia.

Please click on the seminar titles below or download the registration form for full details, including seminar descriptions. 
ATTENTION: THE FOLLOWING CLASSES ARE NOW SOLD OUT:
8/9/18     NFPA 13: 2016 Edition Update
8/10/18   NFPA 20 (2016 Ed.): Fire Pumps

When
8/6/2018 - 8/10/2018
Where
Embassy Suites By Hilton Columbia Greystone 200 Stoneridge Drive Columbia, SC 29210 UNITED STATES

Program

   

Monday, 06 August 2018

 
This 8-hour seminar takes the attendee through the basics of hydraulic design including hazard analysis, design methods, criteria selection, water supplies, sprinkler flow and pressure, friction loss, and pressure balancing.
Category
Seminar
Track
Contractor
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

This 8-hour seminar takes the attendee through the basics of hydraulic design including hazard analysis, design methods, criteria selection, water supplies, sprinkler flow and pressure, friction loss, and pressure balancing.
Category
Seminar
Track
AHJ
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

Tuesday, 07 August 2018

 
Category
Book
Track
Book

Category
Book
Track
Book

This seminar will address the design and installation of sprinkler systems in residential occupancies, per NFPA 13D, Standard for Installation of Sprinklers in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes.
Category
Seminar
Track
Contractor
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

This seminar will address the design and installation of sprinkler systems in residential occupancies, per NFPA 13D, Standard for Installation of Sprinklers in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes.
Category
Seminar
Track
AHJ
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

 
This course is a hands-on examination of storage occupancies as defined in the 2016 edition of NFPA 13, and requires an understanding of sprinkler systems and basic layout principles.
Category
Seminar
Track
Contractor
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

This course is a hands-on examination of storage occupancies as defined in the 2016 edition of NFPA 13, and requires an understanding of sprinkler systems and basic layout principles.
Category
Seminar
Track
AHJ
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

Thursday, 09 August 2018

 
SOLD OUT
Category
Seminar
Track
Contractor
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

SOLD OUT
Category
Seminar
Track
AHJ
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

Friday, 10 August 2018

 
SOLD OUT
Category
Seminar
Track
Contractor
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

SOLD OUT
Category
Seminar
Track
AHJ
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

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