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Automatic Fire Alarm Association

www.AFAA.org   –   www.FireAlarmTraining.org

2016 – Annual Meeting & Codes Conference

St. Petersburg, FL – April 5th thru 8th, 2016

The AFAA Annual Meeting and Codes Conference is one of the premier conferences of its kind offering an engaging and informative program, formal and informal opportunities to build your professional network. Our schedule of programs allows you the opportunity to learn, and engage with colleagues from around the country and beyond. For more information click here.

2015 Open Enrollment and Sponsored
Fire Alarm Training Seminars

 

Please visit our website at www.FireAlarmTraining.org and click on the training tab to learn more about these training opportunities. AFAA will be posting the 2016 Training Calendar in a mid December.

We would like the opportunity to bring some of the best fire training
to your city, state or region.
Would your company like to host or sponsor a 2016 AFAA fire alarm seminar?
Please contact us via e-mail at 
Training@afaa.org.

2015 Seminars Scheduled –

Dec 8, 9, & 10 – Portland, OR  [Sponsored by Northwest AFAA]

1. USER’S GUIDE TO SIMPLIFYING NFPA 72 AND THE NEC
– Understanding the NICET CBT Process – CBT Testing Tips
– NFPA 72 Structure – Finding Information in NFPA 72 efficiently
– NEC Fire Alarm Wiring Requirements – Sample Quizzes

This 7 hour interactive seminar, each participant will learn about the NICET Computer Based Testing (CBT) process, learn CBT testing tips and how to locate information in NFPA 72, 2013 more efficiently. In addition, the fire alarm wiring requirements of the 2011 National Electrical Code will be reviewed. NICET has updated the Fire Alarm Systems tests to these two codes, and this seminar is designed to better prepare you to successfully obtain your certification. Sample quizzes will be given to provide an opportunity to use your new skills.

2. FIRE ALARM PLAN REVIEW 
In this seminar, each participant will apply formulas to perform battery and voltage drop calculations, select proper notification appliances for particular applications and apply proper smoke detector location. They will be able to determine the items required for fire alarm plan submittals and discuss methods to improve the plan review process.

3. FIRE ALARM SYSTEM TESTING AND INSPECTION – BASED UPON NFPA 72-2013
This 7-hour seminar is designed to help individuals interested in taking a Level I or Level II test for the new NICET Fire Alarm System Inspection and Testing Certification. It is based on the inspection and testing requirements of NFPA 72, 2013 edition.

 

Join AFAA Today!
If you are not already a member? Please consider joining AFAA, you or your organization will see many benefits of becoming a member. Please click here for the membership application.

The Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA) was founded in 1953 and is the only professional (not-for-profit) national association dedicated to representing the automatic fire detection, smoke detection, and fire alarm systems industry.

AFAA is dedicated to fostering and improving relationships within the fire alarm industry and among associated industries.

Our mission as an industry advocate is to improve the quality, reliability and the value of Fire and Life-Safety Systems.

2016 Webinar Sponsorship Opportunities:
AFAA is working on our 2016 webinar schedule. If you are interested in sponsoring one or more of our webinars, please contact us to discuss pricing and the benefits of sponsorship. For more information please e-mail our webinar team at webinar@afaa.org.