Classroom Training

Fire Smarts delivers classroom training throughout the United States and internationally. This includes both private onsite training for various organizations and enrollment classroom training typically hosted by a fire or building authority.

Expert Instructors

Our instructors include internationally recognized industry experts with a proven ability and passion for educating our clients on the proper methods for design, installation and inspection of fire protection systems. Learn from industry leading professional engineers, NICET certified technicians, and members of NFPA code and standard technical committees.

Custom Training for Groups

Fire Smarts offers custom tailored training solutions to meet your organizations needs. When training a group of six or more people, it is often more cost effective to bring the expert to you. Eliminate costly travel time and expense, and have a Fire Smarts Faculty member provide expert instruction on the fire protection topics and issues most important to you.

Classroom Training Catalog

Note: Enrollment classroom training may be limited to select people and/or may require the enrollment process to be completed by the host organization.


Fire Alarm Systems and the Codes that Require Them - 8hr Course - Vancouver, WA - January 30, 2019
This course will review basic fire alarm systems, including initiating and notification devices and the fundamental requirements that apply to most systems.

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Fire Pump Testing and Analysis - 4hr Course - Everett, WA - March 20, 2019
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.

$0.00   

Fire Sprinkler Systems - Plan Review and Acceptance Testing for AHJ’s - 8hr Course - Kennewick, WA - April 2, 2019
This 8 hour course is geared toward the AHJ and takes attendees through a step-by-step review of fire sprinkler working drawings, the accompanying hydraulic calculations, and the requirements for acceptance testing of the system.

$0.00   

Hydraulic Calculations for Fire Sprinkler Systems - 8hr Course - Kennewick, WA - April 3, 2019
This course introduces the participants to hydraulic calculations including sprinkler operating pressure, elevation pressure, and friction-loss.

$0.00   

Introduction to Fire Alarm Systems - 5hr Course – Mahwah, NJ - March 26, 2019
This seminar will cover fire alarm system basics based on NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code.

$200.00   

Introduction to Fire Sprinkler Systems - 4hr Course - Everett, WA - March 19, 2019
This course is a high level overview on fire sprinkler systems.

$0.00   

Introduction to Sprinkler Systems - 5hr Course – Clark, NJ - March 28, 2019
This course is a high level overview on fire sprinkler systems.

$200.00   

Introduction to Sprinkler Systems - 5hr Course – Mays Landing, NJ - April 17, 2019
This one day seminar is a high level overview on fire sprinkler systems.

$200.00   

NFPA 13 2016 Update - 5hr Course - Mays Landing, NJ - April 16, 2019
This 5-hour seminar provides a review of the significant changes that were incorporated into the 2016 edition of NFPA 13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems.

$200.00   

NFPA 20 - Fire Pumps - 2-Day 16hr Course - Kennewick, WA - February 19-20, 2019
This 2-day course provides a detailed review of the design, installation, and acceptance testing of stationary fire pumps.

$0.00   

NFPA 25 Inspection and Testing of Water-Based Systems, NICET Test Preparation - 2-Day 16hr Course – Olympia, WA - January 15-16, 2019
This course is focused on preparing for the successful completion of the NICET examination requirements for NICET certification through Level II for the inspection and testing of water-based suppression systems.

$0.00   

NFPA 25 Overview - 4hr Course - Everett, WA - March 19, 2019
NFPA 25 is one of the misunderstood and misapplied standards in use today. This course examines the scope and purpose of NFPA 25.

$0.00   

NFPA 25 Step by Step Testing Procedures - 4hr Course - Everett, WA - March 20, 2019
This course reviews step by step instructions on performing the most common tests required by NFPA 25 including main drains, valve operation, dry valve full and partial trips, pressure reducing valves, and others.

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Plan Review for Fire Sprinkler Systems - 2-Day 16hr Course - Vancouver, WA - April 23-24, 2019
This 16 hour course takes attendees through a step-by-step review of fire sprinkler working drawings, the accompanying hydraulic calculations, and the requirements for acceptance testing of the system. Attendees will work with an actual fire sprinkler working plan and the accompanying hydraulic calculations.

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Residential Fire Sprinkler Requirements NFPA 13, 13R, 13D - 8hr Course - Spokane Valley, WA - May 14, 2019
This seminar addresses the design and installation of sprinkler systems in residential occupancies, per NFPA 13D.

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Residential Fire Sprinklers: Homes to High-Rise - 8hr Course - Vancouver, WA - January 29, 2019
The protection of residential occupancies is unique with its distinct requirements for the use and location of sprinklers. Systems installed in accordance with NFPA 13D and 13R are strictly life safety in their purpose while those installed in dwelling units as allowed by NFPA 13 are a part of a larger protection scenario. This course examines the requirements for each document and the desired protection objectives.

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Seismic Protection for Fire Sprinkler Systems - 8hr Course - Spokane Valley, WA - May 15, 2019
Seismic protection for fire sprinkler systems is a fact of life for many locations. This course is designed for those who have an understanding of seismic terms with a focus on the proper application of the requirements for seismic protection including flexibility, clearance, and bracing. Further, participants of the course will learn to apply the concepts of lateral and horizontal loads, determine the zone of influence, and the calculation and layout of seismic bracing.

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