AFSA is the voice of the merit shop fire sprinkler contractor. We educate and train the industry while promoting fire protection systems to save lives and property.
To be a relentless force for a world free from the devastation caused by fires in commercial and residential structures.
The AFSA Story
The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) is a nonprofit, international association representing merit shop fire sprinkler contractors, dedicated to the educational advancement of its members and promotion of the use of automatic fire sprinkler systems.
AFSA was organized in 1981 to provide merit shop fire sprinkler contractors with training, consulting, communication, representation, and many more services, all of which have expanded over its existence.
AFSA Membership is more than just a transaction; it’s a bond. Belonging to AFSA, along with more than 1,000 member companies, gives you the professional support to expand your knowledge, refine your skills, and connect with like-minded people that rely on AFSA to help make their company more successful.
What We Do
AFSA acts as a liaison with other national associations involved in fire safety. Working together with government agencies, such as the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the National Fire Protection Association, the Residential Fire Safety Institute, and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition, AFSA helps to create an awareness on the dangers of fire.