Events

Join AFSA in Pittsburgh, PA for our Beginning Fire Sprinkler System Planning School. The System Planning School presents a comprehensive, practical approach to preparing fire sprinkler system drawings. Students receive two full weeks of instruction, 60% of which is study and review of NFPA 13 (2016 Ed.). The other 40% is preparation of fire sprinkler system layout, shop drawings and hydraulic calculations.

When: 11/30/2020
Join us for a webinar covering NICET certifications and how the new customer portal streamlines the application process and provides additional transparency.

When: 12/01/2020
The 4th Quarter Board Meeting, followed by a Christmas gathering 8.5.2

When: 12/08/2020
Join the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) and the Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA) for this overview of the codes and standards that apply to the inspection, testing and maintenance of alarm and sprinkler systems, and why the coordination of these inspections is vital.

When: 12/09/2020
As the workforce landscape changes, so must tactics for recruiting, training and retaining professionals in our industry. The effort will require new approaches in how we communicate career opportunities, such as work-based learning and other initiatives, to youth and young craft professionals. Come learn how NCCER and Build Your Future’s resources can help build your company’s workforce development strategy.

When: 12/10/2020
NFPA 909 requires fire prevention, active fire protection systems, passive fire protection features, and considerations for resiliency and salvage planning. When applied, it imposes additional requirements for fire alarm, detection, security, and fire suppression systems beyond what is minimally required by building and fire codes which will impact cost and schedule. This webinar will discuss issues affecting contractors and engineers working in these types of facilities.

When: 12/17/2020