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Webinar: Fire Flow for the Design Professional

Webinar: Fire Flow for the Design Professional
Join us for a webinar to learn about the importance of coordinating fire flow requirements for manual fire suppression and fire protection systems, several of the more common methods of computing required fire flow, and what NFPA 13 says about water supply design.

In this webinar, sprinkler designers, contractors and code officials will obtain clarification regarding the language of locally adopted fire codes compared to internationally recognized performance standards found in NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this webinar attendees will be able to:
1.    Identify the difference between water demand for manual suppression and
       sprinkler fire protection systems.
2.    Identify three common methods for computing fire flow for manual suppression
3.    Explain the role hose stream allowances play in sprinkler system water supply 


Rob Neale
Rob Neale currently works with West Coast Code Consultants where he is responsible for commercial, multi- and single-family life safety and fire protection system plan review.  He is the former vice president for national fire service activities at the International Code Council, deputy superintendent at the US National Fire Academy and served more than 20 years as a municipal fire marshal and fire chief in the Pacific Northwest. Rob and other fire professionals deliver additional online and face-to-face training at the WC-3 Academy.


  • The webinar connection and content is FREE to all AFSA members.
  • This webinar offers 0.1 CEUs and 1.0 CPDs.
  • This webinar does not offer CAL FIRE-approved CEUs.
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    4/28/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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