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Lincoln, NE: Storage Occupancies & Residential Sprinklers Training

March 29 @ 8:00 AM - March 30 @ 5:00 PM

The Fire Sprinkler Contractors Association of Nebraska (FSCAN) is proud to offer two 8-hr seminars: one on the subject of NFPA 13 (2010 Ed.): Storage Occupancies and one on the subject of Residential Sprinkler Systems – NFPA 13D, 13R, & 13 (2010 Ed.) at the Executive Building in Lincoln, NE.  AFSA senior instructor, Russ Leavitt, will present both seminars.

Wednesday, March 29: NFPA 13 (2010 Ed.) Installation of Sprinkler Systems – Ch. 12 Storage Occupancies
This seminar is based on the 2010 edition of NFPA 13 and includes a complete review of the design and installation requirements for storage occupancies, including design approaches with a variety of protection options (i.e. Control Mode Area/Density, Control Mode Special Application Sprinklers, ESFR, and in-rack sprinklers) found in Chapters 12-20 of the standard. The class will identify significant changes in the 2010 edition of NFPA 13; define terms specific to storage occupancies; identify commodities and storage arrangements; identify correct design parameters for the storage arrangements; and describe building construction impacting design. This course incorporates group activities and problem- solving for a workshop atmosphere and hands-on learning experience. It is designed for contractors, designers, architects, code officials, plan checkers, and inspectors.

Thursday, March 30: Residential Sprinkler Systems – NFPA 13D, 13R, & 13 (2010 Ed.)
This seminar will address the design and installation requirements of NFPA 13D, Standard for Installation of Sprinklers in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes, 2007 edition, including water supply requirements, along with new requirements in the 2010 edition of NFPA 13D. The program will include an overview of the new requirements for residential sprinklers provided in the recently adopted requirements of the International Residential Code (IRC). We will also highlight the differences in design requirements and water supplies for residential sprinkler systems designed to the NFPA 13R and NFPA 13 standards.

This 8-hour program will include:

  • Overview and layout of the NFPA Residential Sprinkler Standards
  • Residential System Components and Hardware Requirements
  • Sprinkler types, spacing and location requirements
  • Installation requirements
  • Hydraulic Calculations with participant exercises
  • Overview of Residential Sprinkler Systems designed per NFPA 13 & 13R
  • IRC Requirements


Schedule: March 29-30, 2017

7:30a – 8:00a        Seminar sign-in

8:00a – 12:00p     Morning session

12:00p – 1:00p     Lunch Provided

1:00p – 5:00p       Afternoon session


You may register for one or both seminars. FSCAN in offering a $20 discount if you register for both seminars.

AFSA Member: $100 per seminar
Non-member: $150 per seminar

Special 2-day Seminar Price
AFSA Member: $180
Non-member: $280

Early bird registration ends March 21, 2017. If registering after March 21, add $20 per class to rates shown above.

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March 29 @ 8:00 AM
March 30 @ 5:00 PM
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Executive Building
1526 K. St.
Lincoln, NE 68508 United States
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