Overview of Fire Alarm Provisions based on the 2014 Indiana Building Code, 2014 Indiana Fire Code and NFPA72
A training seminar sponsored by the Indiana Association of Building Officials, Inc. a chapter of the International Code Council, Inc.
Indiana Association of Building Officials will host a seminar on February 2, 2017 to present and discuss Overview of Fire Alarm Provisions
Date: February 2, 2017
- Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m.
- Class will start at 9:00 a.m.
- There will be 1 hour for lunch
- Class will conclude at 4:00 p.m.
Member: $100, this fee will cover the instructor and materials
Non-member: $125, this fee will cover the instructor and materials
Lunch will not be provided
The Course is worth .6 CEUs/6 contact hours.
This course provides an overview of the latest safety provisions related to fire alarm, detection, signaling and emergency communication demands. The building and fire code requirements based on occupancy classification for automatic and manual systems and other coping provisions related to fire alarms will be presented. This will be followed by coverage of NFPA 72 installation, performance, inspection, testing, and maintenance of fire alarm systems components. This will include the identification of alarm testing, maintenance of fire alarm systems and identification of fire alarm elements.
Upon completion of this fire alarm seminar, participants will be better able to:
- Identify the requirements of IFC Section 907, Fire Alarm and Detection, signaling and emergency communication systems.
- Explain the intent of Section 907, Fire Alarm and Detection Systems.
- Explain the importance of why fire alarm systems are required
- Identify key requirements NFPA 72 related to installation, inspection, testing and maintenance of fire systems and components.
After registration is successfully submitted a confirmation email will be sent to the email address entered during registration.
Presenter: Terrell Stripling
Terrell is a seasoned instructor with 20 years of fire service experience and has also worked in the construction industry. He holds a B.S. degree from Oklahoma State University in Fire Protection Engineering and Technology.
His experience in fire prevention, code management and the ability to effectively communicate a proactive philosophy is reflected in Terrell's passion for education. At the college level, he has served in the positions of Department Chair and adjunct professor in the Fire Science Department. He utilizes the theory of the code along with hands-on practical application to achieve ICC's vision of "Protecting the health, safety, and welfare of people creating better buildings and safer communities.
The registration deadline is January 26, 2017. Registrations received after January 26 will not be guaranteed class materials at the time of class.
All cancellations must be received in writing no later than January 26, 2017 to avoid penalty. All late cancellations and no shows will be billed $10. Faxed cancellations must be verified they were received. It is the responsibility of the registrant to make the verification. Emergencies will be dealt with on an individual basis.