Fire Pump Testing and Analysis - 4hr Course - Shoreline, WA - September 18, 2019

Course Details
CEUs/Additional Info

Format: Live Classroom Training

Date: September 18, 2019 (1:00pm-5:00pm Pacific)

Location: Shoreline Fire Department HQ, 17525 Aurora Avenue North, Shoreline, WA 98133

Registration: Must register through Washington State Fire Marshal's Office

Course Description:

This course covers the requirements and procedures for fire pump acceptance testing found in NFPA 20 and those for the ongoing periodic testing as mandated by NFPA 25. This course reviews the roles of the contractor, manufacturer’s representatives, and the AHJ in conjunction with acceptance testing along with the procedures used for electric motor drivers, engine drives, and alternate power where provided. Weekly and monthly no-flow test requirements and procedures are reviewed along with those used with the annual performance test of fire pump systems. The course concludes with exercises demonstrating plotting pump curves, using affinity laws, and determining acceptable pump performance.

Tracey Bellamy, P.E., CFPS

Tracey Bellamy has more than 25 years experience in the fire protection community including all areas of the fire sprinkler industry. He has extensive experience with fire suppression system design, fire hazard analysis and fire protection system inspection and testing. He is licensed as a Professional Engineer in 49 U.S. states, District of Columbia and Guam and a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS). He serves on several NFPA technical and correlating committees including NFPA 13, 15, 16, 25, 30, 30B, 101 and 5000 (building code). Tracey is a member of ASCE, NFPA, and SFPE.

Continuing Education (see details under Certificate section below)

- International Code Council - ICC Approved for 0.4 CEU's

- NICET Continuing Professional Development

Certificate of Completion:

  • Each participant registered, completing the sign-in sheet and attending the full training session will receive a Certificate of Completion. This certificate will include the participants name, training subject, date, number of training hours completed and the Fire Smarts name, address and phone number.
  • Certificates will comply with International Code Council (ICC) CEU requirements for ICC approved training courses. Fire Smarts is an approved training provider of the ICC. ICC CEU’s are assigned based on 0.1 CEU per training contact hour.
  • Certificates can be used as supporting documentation for CPD points required for NICET certification. This applies to the “Additional Education” section of NICET Policy #30 on Continuing Professional Development that allows for CPD points for education to advance, broaden and enhance technical knowledge and job skills.

Live Classroom Training

This course is presented in a directing and discussion style of teaching. A clear and detailed presentation of the content is given with the aid of PowerPoint presentation slides. Group discussion is encouraged to facilitate understanding and practical application exercises will be given where applicable to the content. A review test is given to measure learning and retention.

See course details for registration information.