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    • November 05, 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • November 08, 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • Fort Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs, 11775 Heron Bay Blvd., Coral Springs, FL 33076

    The Florida Fire Marshals and Inspectors Association

    Presents the

    The 70th Annual Florida Fire Prevention Conference


    Monday November 5th, 2018 through

    Thursday November 8th, 2018

    At the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs 

    11775 Heron Bay Blvd.

    Coral Springs, FL 33076

    Click here for the conference flyer

    Click here for the current conference program

    You can always register through this site, but if you need a registration form:

    Click here for a copy of the Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration form

    Click here for a letter to sponsors and exhibitors

    Click here for the sponsors and exhibitor guide


    FFMIA will award two scholarships to first time attendees who are fire service, prevention assigned personnel. This is an $800+ value and includes conference registration and up to 4 paid hotel nights. Click here for details and a nomination form.

    Book your hotel room now:

    Book your group rate for FL Fire Marshalls

    Last day to book:10/11/18 for 129$ USD  per night

    Please note: An NFPA 1 and 101 course with the 6th Edition of the FL Amendments will be offered at this location (for FFMIA members), on Thursday  November 8th.  This is separate event from the conference, and if you wish to attend the 1 and 101 course you must register for that separately.  You can register for that course under the events tab of the FFMIA website (www.ffmia.org).  

    No refunds for this event are possible after October 15th.  

    • November 08, 2018
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Fort Lauderdale Marriott, Coral Springs Hotel, 11775 Heron Bay Blvd., Coral Springs FL, 33076
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    Florida Fire Marshals and Inspectors Association

    in conjunction with the

    National Fire Protection Association


    NFPA 1 and 101 with 
    6th Edition of the Florida Fire Prevention Code Amendments.

    This class meets the requirements of FAC 69A-39.009 for the Fire Safety Inspector and Fire Code Administrator Renewal.

     (8 Contact Hours approved for Fire Code Administrator, Fire Safety Inspector and Instructor I, II, III)

    This course is a member benefit being provided by FFMIA and the National Fire Protection Association.

    PLEASE NOTE: This course is being offered at the same location as the 70th Annual Fire Prevention Conference, but is a SEPERATE EVENT.  You must register for this event in order to attend, even if you have previously registered for the conference.

    This event is free for FFMIA members, but you must be an FFMIA member in good standing to attend.

    A copy of NFPA 1 and 101 will be provided to all registered attendees.

    Date: November 8th, 2018

    Time: 8:00am –5:00pm 

    Location: Fort Lauderdale Marriott

                     Coral Springs Hotel

                     11775 Heron Bay Blvd.

                    Coral Springs, FL 33076

     Cost: No Charge.  Must be a current FFMIA member.  

    Not an FFMIA member? Complete the New Member application and pay the membership fee of $75.00. 

    Instructor: Steven Sawyer
    Fire Code Operations Director-IFMA Executive Secretary | NFPA
    1 Batterymarch Park
    Quincy, MA 02169-7471
    +1 617 984-7423

    Contact Person:  Philip Oakes FFMIA Training Coordinator Philip.oakes@ffmia.org 

    Course Number: RN9896

    Class Number: 91212

    • December 04, 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Florida Capitol Building 400 S Monroe St. Tallahassee, Fl 32399

    Florida Fire Marshals and Inspectors Association

    in Conjunction with the

    Florida Division of State Fire Marshal, Florida Fire Chief's Association and Florida Professional Firefighters


    Legislative Process for Fire Officials 
    Legislation 101

    8 Contact Hours approved for Fire Code Administrator, Fire Safety Inspector and Instructor I, II, III


    Date: December 4, 2018

    Time: 8:30am –4:30pm (with a working lunch)

    Location:   State Capitol

                    400 S. Monroe St.

                    Tallahassee, FL 32399


    Cost: Free for any member of the FFMIA, FFCA and FPF

            $100.00 for a non-member. 

    Not an FFMIA member? Complete the New Member application and pay the membership fee of $75.00 to be able to use the member rate.


    Course Description:

    This class will discuss the following subjects:

    v  0815 Meeting at the Fallen Firefighters Memorial

    v  0900 Cabinet Meeting

    v   Guided Tour of the Capitol

    v  Legislation 101 presentation, Role of the SFM Office, Lobbying Strategies, Florida Fire Prevention Code and Rule Adoption, Administrative Rule Adoption, Bill Analysis, AHJ Issues

    v   Reaching out to Peers and Allied Organizations

    v  1630 Q & A


    Other topics to be covered include: working with the Joint Council, Standards Council and Fire Safety Board; FFPC and Administrative Rule adoption process legal considerations; goals of the legislature and more.


    Instructors: Multiple from Multiple organizations


    Contact Person:  Jon Pasqualone, Executive Director (772) 349-1507 or info@ffmia.org

Address: P.O. Box 325 Hobe Sound, Florida 33475-0325              Chat Group: Click here to be taken to the FFMIA chat group

Phone:  772-349-1507                                                                             Frequently Asked Questions           

Email: info@ffmia.org

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