March TFPA Meeting

  • Tuesday, March 26, 2024
  • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
  • San Marcos Fire Station #5 - 100 Carlson Circle, San Marcus

Registration


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NFPA 13 and 20 Code Updates: Significant Changes 

     

NOTE: THIS IS A TUESDAY MEETING AT A DIFFERENT LOCATION THAN OUR REGULAR MEETING PLACE

Location Details: HYBRID (both in-person and virtual available)

IN-PERSON: San Marcos Fire Station #5 - 100 Carlson Circle, San Marcos, TX

Registrants limited to 41 for in-person! No walk-ins permitted due to space.

VIRTUAL: Meeting invitation will be sent in your registration confirmation.

Program: 

NFPA 13 and NFPA 20 Code Updates: The presentation will inform consultants, engineers, contractors, designers, and fire and building code officials about significant changes in two key fire protection standards. Keeping up-to-date on such changes is a crucial part of continuing education and helps promote designs and installations that are compliant with the latest standards.

UPDATES TO NFPA 13 - 2022 

The presentation will include an explanation of the changes to the 2022 edition of NFPA 13, as compared to the 2019 edition, including installation, discharge, residential, and hanging & bracing requirements, focusing on offering an understanding of the technical committee's reasons for these changes.

UPDATES TO NFPA 20 - 2022 

This presentation will an explanation of the changes to the 2022 edition of NFPA 20, including extensive new provisions regarding variable speed pumps; revised definitions; new requirements for automated monitoring, inspection, and testing; pumps installed outdoors; refill rates in tall buildings; multistage multiport pumps; and batteries used with diesel engines. 

Presenter: 

Jeff Dunkel, NFSA, Lead Fire Protection Engineer.

Schedule:

10:30 - 11:00 AM  Sign-in / Social
11:00 - 12:00 PM  Presentation Session
12:00 - 12:30 PM  Business Meeting / Lunch (Included)
12:30 - 1:30 PM    Presentation Session

GET YOUR CEUs: TFPA members who participate in this program will receive ICC Preferred Provider and TCFP CEU credits. If you're not currently a member, TFPA membership is only $20/year to receive CEUs and other benefits.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
Mar. 22nd at 5:00 p.m.

(NO REFUNDS FOR CANCELLATIONS AFTER THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE)