Automatic Fire Alarm Association Training Newsletter



In This Issue...

  1. March 17, 2020
  2. April 14, 2020
  3. May 21, 2020
  4. Classroom Training  

Member Benefits

  • AFAA webinars are offered at no cost to attendees


  • Members receive free certificates that can be used towards continuing education hours.


  • Non-Members need to pay $50 per webinar to receive a certificate


  • AFAA will offer at least 10 Webinars this year - so instead of paying $500 or more for your certificates you can join for $195 per year.


  • Members can also view the recorded version of the webinar at any time and download the PDF of the presentation materials. 


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 So Far in 2020, Automatic Fire Alarm Association has moderated two great webinars for our members and guests. In January, Tom Parrish, VP at Telgian and AFAA Board Member, presented an overview of NFPA 3000 and Responding to Active Shooter and Hostile Event Responses.

This Month Chris Towski, Lieutenant  at Cambridge (MA) Fire Department provided and overview through the eyes of the fire service on the requirements and enforcement of NFPA 241. This was Sponsored By: Space Age Electronics

The next few months will bring additional high-quality and trending topics in fire and life safety, so mark your calendars and register now! 

March 17, 2020: Setting Fire Alarm Design Criteria:

This Webinar will outline the process for navigating the many codes and standards and identifying the components that are integrated to the fire alarm system. The interface with the local AHJ will also be covered.

Presenter: Deborah Shaner,
Owner of Shaner Life Safety,
and AFAA Board Member

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April 14, 2020: Employee Partner Safety:

This presentation will examine a safety program that fits both compliance requirements and supports employee safety, emphasizing on field technicians. This program explores the challenges of developing and implementing safety into our corporate culture, which ultimately results in keeping our employee partners safe and ensures compliance with the regulating agencies.

Presenter: Alice McKinney,
Senior Safety and Health Manager 
Cintas Corporation - Fire Division

Click Here To Register

May 21, 2020: Emergency Communications Systems:

A review of the latest requirements of NFPA 72, Chapter 24 - Emergency Communication Systems: Area of Refuge (Area of Rescue Assistance) and Other Required Locations. This presentation will include changes and requirements to circuit classification and review of the ADA requirements.

Sponsored By Space Age Electronics

Presenter: James Mongeau,
Director of Business Development,
Space Age Electronics

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The summer months are also booked!!!

These dates will be released in the near future!! 

Don't forget to check out our upcoming classroom training:

Philadelphia, PA

Concord, NH

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