A call for nominations for the SFPE Board of Directors and 2020 Nominating Committee .... SFPE needs you! This is an opportunity for SFPE members to lead the Society in promoting and supporting the practice of fire protection and fire safety engineering worldwide. SFPE is currently seeking applicants to serve in leadership positions on its Board of Directors beginning in 2020 as well as its 2020 Nominating Committee.
If you are taking the PE exam in fire protection engineering in October 2019, the recommended reference list is ... now available. If you are looking for study resources, do not forget about the fourth edition of the SFPE Reference/Answer Manual for the PE exam in FPE which has been the study guide of choice for many years. It is available for purchase in the SFPE store. SFPE also has the PE online review course that begins in July. This effective educational online review course will help you organize and navigate through the reference materials and allow for maximum retention.
SFPE is currently in the process of drafting the sixth edition of the SFPE Handbook of Fire Protection Engineering ... . A peer review of the content in the fifth edition will be conducted as part of this process. The purpose of this peer review is to organize an independent review of each chapter and reviews across chapters. The goal of the review will be to suggest potential technical weaknesses, duplicate content, overlaps between chapters, areas for working examples, and new or innovative content. If you are interested in participating as a peer reviewer, contact Chris Jelenewicz
The SFPE Standing Committee on Professional Qualifications (CPQ) and specifically, the Subcommittee on Professional Competency ... and Credentialing has worked over the last couple of years to develop the “Recommended Minimum Technical Core Competencies for the Practice of Fire Protection Engineering.” This is the first time that the SFPE has documented the minimum knowledge, skills and experience someone needs in order to qualify themselves as a fire protection engineer.
SFPE offers a wide selection of books, guides, and standards, from introductory material to the most-relevant and topic-specific fire information available. Most authors are known internationally for their expertise and thought leadership on a wide variety of topics highly relevant to the fire protection and fire safety fields. Check out current offerings to enhance your professionalism and skill set.
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