ITM of Standpipe Systems (CAL FIRE)

Online Webinar

This session will examine requirements for inspection, testing, and maintenance of standpipe systems according to the 2020 edition of NFPA 25. Presenters will discuss key equipment installed on standpipe systems and how it should be tested. Discussion will include evaluating test results, how to classify conditions that could impact the performance of the standpipe system, […]

Hands-On Course for Inspection, Testing & Maintenance of Water-based Fire Protection Systems

This class will provide a 3-day hands-on review of the inspection, testing, and maintenance (ITM) requirements for sprinkler systems, standpipe systems, fire pumps, and common components for water-based fire protection systems through classroom-based review and hands-on demonstrations and practice. Half of the course includes a classroom-based review, and the other half consists of hands-on demonstrations […]

AFSA & SFPE SoCal Chapter Training

Burbank Fire Department Training Center 1845 N Ontario St., Burbank, CA, United States

Join the AFSA & SFPE Southern California Chapters of AFSA for a full training day with two internationally recognized experts! In-person and virtual options are available. The topics covered are “Sprinkler System Installation” and "Residential Sprinkler Installation."   Register & More Information

South Carolina Chapter Training

Embassy Suites by Hilton Columbia Greystone 200 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC, United States

The South Carolina Chapter of AFSA is pleased to offer a full day of training presented by AFSA Vice President of Technical Services & Engineering John Denhardt, P.E., FSFPE. Topics covered include: Keeping up with NFPA 13, Backflow Preventer Forward Flow Testing, Updates to NFPA 14, and Acceptance Testing. Earlybird Registration Deadline: July 20, 2023 […]

NFPA 25 Roles & Responsibilities

Online Webinar

This seminar reviews the roles and responsibilities of the property owner, AHJ, and service provider as spelled out in NFPA 25. A detailed review of the property owner’s responsibilities, as outlined in Chapter 4, is provided along with the required interaction of the AHJ and service provider. The seminar concludes by examining today’s inspector’s needed […]

Reviewing Fire Pump Reports

Online Webinar

Fire pump reports sometimes look like numbers on paper with connect-the-dot diagrams. Join us in a discussion to help understand what data is essential and what should be included in fire pump test reports. This session will look at the record-keeping requirements of NFPA 20 and NFPA 25, the recorded terminology, report inconsistencies, and fire […]

Sacramento Valley Chapter Training

Western Electrical Contractors Association (WECA 3695 Bleckely Street, Mather, CA, United States

California has adopted the 2022 Editions of 13, 13R, and 13D beginning January 1, 2023. Keep up with the latest info by attending the AFSA Sacramento Valley Chapter training on January 19. AFSA Vice President of Technical Services & Engineering John Denhardt, P.E., FSFPE, will present a full day of CAL FIRE-approved training on the […]


Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, FL, United States

AFSA42 OFFERS CEUs AND CONNECTIONS IN ORLANDO AFSA42 is in Orlando, Florida, at the Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek this year. The Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek features world-class amenities, including a championship golf course, a 3-acre lazy river, and much more. It’s also close to shopping, dining, and entertainment. From start to […]

Storage Sprinkler Obstructions

Online Webinar

Control Mode Specific Application (CMSA) sprinklers and Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) sprinklers use lots of water to control high-challenge fires. These types of sprinklers are often more sensitive to obstructions than other types.  Learn the obstructions' impact and how to space the sprinklers near them appropriately. In recent years, research has led to new […]

Advanced Hydraulic Calculations Workshop

AFSA Headquarters 1410 East Renner Rd., Suite 150, Richardson, TX, United States

This three-day, in-person workshop provides a deep dive into advanced hydraulic principles for standpipe systems, fire pump assemblies, and water storage tanks. Students will receive classroom instruction, work through examples, and complete practice exercises. Member: $950  AHJ: $250 Non-Member: $1,250 Credits: CEU: 2.25; CPD: 22.5; Contact Hours: 22.5 Florida Approval: Contractor I, II, III Learning […]

New England Chapter Training

Johnson Controls Inc./Tyco Fire 1467 Elmwood Ave., Cranston, RI, United States

NFPA 13, 2019 Edition Reorganization Explained The 2019 edition of NFPA 13 is a complete reformat of the previous editions. This seminar will provide an overview of the new format and how to use the reorganized document. It will also include a review of the major technical revisions included in the new edition. Upon completion […]

Electric & Diesel Fire Pump Controller Drivers/Starting Method Differences

Online Webinar

This course will start off with a brief overview of both electric and diesel fire pump controllers and their selection, followed by a more detailed review of the various drivers/starting methods - (Across the Line, Part Winding, Primary Resistor, Autotransformer, Wye-Delta Open/Closed, Soft Start and Variable Frequency Drive - (VFD). We’ll then discuss which starting […]