Agenda

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8:30 – 9:00 am CDT
Morning Session
9:00 am – 12:15 pm CDT
Break
12:15 – 12:45 pm CDT
Afternoon Session
12:45 – 4:00 pm CDT

 

Presented by
Jake Zlomie, CBO, CFM, CFPS, IAAI-FIT

Complying with Building Codes and Fire Protection Requirements
Background and development of building codes:
• International Building Code (IBC)
• International Residential Code (IRC),
• International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
Development of NFPA and life safety codes

Installing Fire Detection Systems and Notification Systems
Fire detection systems
Fire alarm and notification systems

Installing Fire Suppression Systems
Wet fire sprinkler systems
Dry pipe systems

Fire Suppression Systems for Special Applications
Special hazard fire protection systems
Dry chemical fire suppression systems
Gaseous fire suppression systems
Foam fire suppression systems

Egress, Emergency Power, Lighting and Signage
Occupancy and egress requirements
Exit paths accessible exits and exit discharge
Emergency power and lighting
Emergency signage

Special Fire Protection Requirements
Smoke control systems
Special hazard systems
Fire resistance
Fire proofing and fire stopping

 

Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

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Credits

Professional Engineers
6.0 PDHs

Architects
6.0 HSW CE Hours
6.0 AIA LU|HSW

International Code Council
.6 CEUs (Fire)

 

Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and is intended to offer 6.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 6.0 HSW continuing education hours to licensed architects in all states.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.0 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.

The International Code Council has approved this event for .6 CEUs in the specialty area of Fire (Preferred Provider No. 1232).

Speakers

Bryan Hoskins Ph.D P.E.

Assistant Professor of Fire Protection & Safety at Oklahoma State University
Dr. Hoskins earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Fire Protection Engineering from the University of Maryland. He also received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland in 2011 with an emphasis on building egress.

Dr. Hoskins spent one year working for Arup on projects primarily dealing with life safety design and people movement. He then spent two years working for the National Institute of Standards and Technology working on projects dealing with building evacuations and emergency messaging. He is a registered fire protection engineer in the state of Oklahoma.

Professor Hoskins is the chair of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) working group that developed a research roadmap for fire protection and a member of the Human Behavior in Fire Task group for SFPE. He serves on multiple code and standards committees. He has authored more than 20 articles related to building evacuations and human behavior in fire.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (cesupport@aia.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Designing for Fire Protection

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines how to design structures in compliance with all applicable building codes and fire protection requirements. Topics include an overview of building codes, NFPA and life safety codes; fire detection and notification systems; fire suppression systems; egress, emergency power, lights and signage; and special fire protection requirements.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to identify life safety and building codes which require fire protection and fire resistance features, including the International Fire Code and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Codes, and will know which codes apply to specific projects.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to comply with requirements for fire detection and notification systems, smoke control, fire resistance, fire proofing and fire stopping.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to comply with requirements for fire suppression systems, including wet fire sprinkle systems and dry pipe systems.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with requirements for occupancy and egress, accessible exits, and emergency power, lighting and signage.

LUs: 6.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Experience with design and code compliance

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 02/14/2025

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to fchapman@halfmoonseminars.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.

Webinar Price: $319.00