AFSA’s Sprinkler Challenge: NFPA 13, 2022 Edition

Online Webinar

Test your knowledge and join AFSA for a Sprinkler Challenge! This bi-monthly webinar, held on the first Thursday of the month, will test the audience’s knowledge with interactive questions on the requirements found in the water-based fire protection standards. The theme of each webinar will align with the latest issue of Sprinkler Age. Register Members […]

Sprinkler Hydraulic Calculations Workshop

AFSA Headquarters 12750 Merit Drive Suite 350, Dallas, TX

In this three-day, in-person workshop, students will understand and apply principles of hydraulics including the different types of pressure, calculating changes in pressure (elevation and friction loss), and node analysis. Students will apply factors for equivalent length adjustments based on pipe type, size, and system arrangement. Using the principles of hydraulics, students will select a […]

Ohio Chapter Social

Meet the Board & Mingle with other Industry Professionals! Chris Dilday from SPP PUMPS will be in attendance to give an industry update and discuss code changes and answer any questions on fire pumps. Location: March 1st Brewing and Distilling | Cincinnati, Ohio More Info

Test and Drains

Fitter Zone Webinar Online Webinar

Join us for a course to learn about the requirements for test and drains on fire sprinkler systems. This course will discuss the different types of test and drain assemblies available and the accepted installation practices. Learning Objectives: Identify a test and drain assembly. Determine the required locations for test and drains. Identify and apply […]

Intermediate Fire Sprinkler System Planning School

AFSA Headquarters 12750 Merit Drive Suite 350, Dallas, TX

Next Level Design Experienced layout technicians will find this blended learning course useful to understand the tools they utilize in-depth and gain a deeper knowledge of layout standpipes, fire pumps, seismic protection, and the design requirements for general storage. In addition to mastering requirements in NFPA 13, NFPA 14, and NFPA 20, students will utilize […]

Fire Pump Systems: Installation and Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance (ITM) Pointers

AFSA National and the Upstate New York Chapter of AFSA are pleased to offer a full day of training on Fire Pump Systems: Installation and Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance (ITM) Pointers presented by AFSA Vice President of Technical Services & Engineering, John Denhardt, P.E., FSFPE. The training will include both an electric and diesel pump test. This training will be beneficial for […]

Listed Air Compressors for Fire Protection Systems

Online Webinar

Join us for a webinar to learn about the requirements for air compressors for fire protection systems. Currently, air compressors are not required to be listed when installed in accordance with NFPA 13; however, there are product standards that list air compressors for fire protection service. This webinar will be a discussion on the benefits of […]

Standpipes for Fitters

Date: 6/4/22     Time: 8:00 AM  Pacific Time / 10:0 AM Central Time Join us for a webinar to learn about the installation of standpipe systems. This webinar will provide an overview of the 2016 edition of NFPA 14 and the relevant requirements regarding installation. Learning Objectives: 1.    Identify and apply the scope of NFPA […]

Minnesota-Dakotas Chapter Training

St. Cloud 404 W. St Germain Street, St. Cloud, MN

AFSA National and the Minnesota-Dakotas Chapter are proud to offer a full day of fitter training on June 14 on "Spacing and Location of Fire Sprinklers" and "Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of Water-Based Systems." Take advantage of this learning opportunity to earn up to 10 continuing education hours toward NICET, Minnesota, and Wisconsin renewals.   Info & Register    Info […]

San Diego Chapter Training

Poway, CA

AFSA National and the San Diego Chapter are pleased to offer 2 full days of training. Don’t miss this opportunity to earn up to 16 hours of CAL FIRE Fitter Credits! AFSA Vice President of Technical Services & Engineering, John Denhardt, P.E., FSFPE will present on the following topics: Updates to the 2022 Edition of […]

Advanced Hydraulic Calculations Workshop

AFSA Headquarters 12750 Merit Drive Suite 350, Dallas, TX

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 […]

Sizing & Selection of Fire Pump Systems

Join us for a webinar to learn the sizing & selection of fire pump systems. Where needed, fire pumps are an essential component of a water-based suppression system. Selecting the appropriate driver and pump is a critical component of a successful and profitable installation project. This webinar examines how to determine the need for a […]