Florida Fire Marshals and Inspectors Association
held concurrently with the FL Chapter's American Fire Sprinkler Association quarterly BOD meeting
A Free Day of Learning - 3 Continuing Education Courses 7 CEUs Available
We are seeking approval for these courses in accordance with the mandatory recertification requirements for Fire Safety Inspector and Fire Code Administrator under FAC 69A-39.009.
These three courses have been approved for a combined 7 contact hours of continuing education credit for Fire Code Administrators, Fire Inspector I and II, and Instructor I, II and III levels.
7:30 am - 11:30 am: Fire Flow Requirements (4 ceus) presented by Pasco County FM Karl Thompson
Course Description: Determining the required fire flow for a building using the provision of the Florida Fire Prevention Code and applying reasonable alternatives when it is not practical. Topic covered include:
review of the water flow requirements as defined in the FL Fire Prevention Code
review of the fire flow requirements as described in NFPA 1:18
review of ISO fire flow calculations
review of alternative water supplies as described in FNPA 1142
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Advantages of Fire Prevention in Improving your ISO Rating (2 ceus) presented by Pasco County FM Karl Thompson
Course Description: review of the ISO rating system and the 5.5 bonus points for fire prevention
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm: Summary of Important Code Changes for 2019 Cycle (1 ceu) presented by Pete Schwab VP Purchasing and Engineering Technologies, Wayne Fire. Topics covered include:
highlight major code changes in NFPA 13, 13 D and 13 R in the first draft
make a code comment on one of the NFPA documents
discuss the reorganization of NFPA 13
discuss the upcoming first draft public inputs for NFPA 14
Date: April 24, 2017
Time: 7:30 am – 4:15 pm - Lunch is on your own
Location: Hilton Garden Inn Airport/FGCU
16410 Corporate Commerce Way
Fort Myers, FL 33913
Cost: Free - But attendees must pre-register
Instructors: Karl Thompson, Pete Schwab
Contact Person: American Fire Sprinkler Association-FL Chapter's Executive Director Carolyn Mohr, firstname.lastname@example.org
Philip Oakes, FFMIA Training Coordinator 307-433-8078
Class Numbers: 77785, 77784, 77914
Course Numbers: RN12837, RN12838, RN12851
Immediately following the last class of the day, all are invited to join us at HeadPinz just down the road for a few hours of great food, and an evening social event. AHJs must RSVP for this event; there is no cost
For those staying at the hotel, shuttle service is provided to and from the event beginning at 4:30 pm
Those requiring a room for the night must contact American Fire Sprinkler Association-FL Chapter's Executive Director Carolyn Mohr, email@example.com, for special rate information.
The first of three classes opens at 7am for registration. Due to occupancy loads, walk-ins may be asked to leave.
Coffee and water only throughout the day.