Training Opportunities

Normal Power Source Requirements for Electric Driven Fire Pumps

Dr. David Kish (Fire Protection Engineer with Purdue University) will be providing instruction on NFPA 20, Chapter 9.2 Normal Power Source Requirements for Electric Driven Fire Pumps on:

July 17, 2018

11:30 am until  1 pm

Location- Wayne Township Fire Department Training Facilities

6452 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46214

Lunch will be provided for all who pre-register for the class by responding back to Ron Ritchey by July 14, email address in the flyer linked below.

This class will be beneficial in understanding the importance of having a properly installed electrical service connection from the power source to the electric motor-driven fire pump along with the specific disconnecting means requirement required by NFPA 20.

FLYER:

NFPA 20 Normal Power Source Requirements WTFD July 17 2018 Dr. David Kish

2012 IBC Inspection of Fire-Resistance-Rated Walls

Link to Register, CLICK HERE

Course Description:This seminar deals with the application of the International Building Code (IBC) Chapter 7 related to the construction and protection of rated walls. The topics covered include identifying the five types of walls and their differences, including construction, continuity, marking and identification, as well as the protection requirements for penetrations, joint systems, ducts and air transfer openings, door and window openings. Additional discussion will look at the test standards used to evaluate the wall and protection systems, how to calculate the fire resistance for existing walls or archaic assemblies and the requirements for walls which serve multiple purposes.


class date:08/07/2018
class duration:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
class location:USI - Health Professions Bldg RM1027
class Address:8600 University Blvd,
Evansville, IN 47712


class date:08/08/2018
class duration:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
class location:Ivy Tech Public Safety Tech. Training Center
class Address:9530 E. 59th St,Room 105
Indianapolis, IN 46216


class date:08/09/2018
class duration:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
class location:South Bend Fire Department
class Address:1222 S. Michigan St,
South Bend, IN 46601

 

 

2012 IBC Inspection of Fire-Resistance-Rated Floors, Ceilings & Roofs

Link to register, CLICK HERE

Course Description:This course deals with the application of International Building Code (IBC) Chapter 7, related to the construction and protection of rated horizontal assemblies. The topics covered include understanding the differences between floor, floor/ceiling and roof/ceiling assemblies, as well as the protection requirements for penetrations, joint systems, ducts and air transfer openings in each of the separate elements. Additional discussion will look at the test standards used to evaluate the assembly and protection systems and how those protection systems are limited or could be compromised if not installed as tested.


class date:08/07/2018
class duration:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
class location:USI - Health Professions Bldg RM1027
class Address:8600 University Blvd,
Evansville, IN 47712


class date:08/08/2018
class duration:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
class location:Ivy Tech Public Safety Tech. Training Center
class Address:9530 E. 59th St,Room 105
Indianapolis, IN 46216


class date:08/09/2018
class duration:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
class location:South Bend Fire Department
class Address:1222 S. Michigan St,
South Bend, IN 46601