NFPA 13D & R: Technical Changes from the 2019 to 2022 Ed.

NFPA 13D & R: Technical Changes from the 2019 to 2022 Ed.
The 2022 edition of NFPA 13R & 13D is in its final stages of development and will be issued in the fall of 2021.  This presentation will highlight the major changes and updates to the 2022 edition including the introduction of new protection criteria for “Tiny Homes”, updated statistics, new temperature zone maps for freeze protection, and a new annex on residential sprinkler trade-ups.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar attendees will be able to:
    1.  Explain the NFPA Code Development Process.
    2.  Identify how the use of CPVC within an ordinary hazard area of an otherwise light hazard occupancy.
    3.  Quantify the residential fire problem when compared to fires in other occupancies.
    4.  Describe the advantages of residential sprinkler systems for builders, developers, and communities.


Mark Fessenden
Mark Fessenden is Director of Industry Relations for Johnson Controls Inc.  For over 25 years he has been involved with the manufacturing of active fire protection systems.  His experience includes water-based systems (automatic sprinkler, water spray fixed systems, and watermist) and special hazard systems (clean agent, CO2, wet chemical, dry chemical, and foam).  His focus has been on the development of new technologies, codes & standards, technical services, and training.  He holds three U.S. patents in automatic sprinkler and fire alarm technology.  Mark is a member of numerous National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Technical Committees and serves as Chairman of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) Committee on Professional Development (CDP). He is also Vice President of the Wisconsin Chapter of SFPE. He serves on the Board of directors for both the National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) and the International Fire Suppression Alliance (IFSA). Mark was the 2017 recipient of the NFPA Industrial Fire Protection Section Fire Prevention Award.  Mark has a B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from New England Institute of Technology and an MBA from Corban University.


  • The webinar connection and content is FREE to all AFSA members.
    • The non-member rate is $270.
  • This webinar offers 0.2 CEUs and 2.0 CPDs.     
    • This webinar does not offer CAL FIRE-approved CEUs.
    • There is a nominal fee of $35 for CEUs (per person).

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10/6/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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