Introduction to Fire Sprinkler Systems - 4hr Course - Kennewick, WA - March 10, 2020 Course Details Instructor CEUs/Additional Info Format: Live Classroom Training Date: March 10, 2020 (8:00am-12:00pm Pacific) Location: Kennewick Fire Training Center, 1811 South Ely Street, Kennewick, WA 99336 Registration: Must register through Washington State Fire Marshal's Office Course Description: This course is a high level overview on fire sprinkler systems. The history and objective of fire sprinkler systems is reviewed. The three required components for a sprinkler to function are examined: automatic sprinkler; water supply, and the connection (piping) between the two. In addition, this course also covers the four major types of sprinkler systems and the associated components. Basic installation requirements are reviewed along with system acceptance. 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.