Protecting the Process: Understanding Fire Protection Issues in the Cannabis Industry

Starts:  Jun 17, 2021 14:00 (ET)
Ends:  Jul 8, 2021 15:30 (ET)

Increased access to cannabis and hemp oil extract products has led us to ask, "How do we protect this emerging trend?" Learn how in our upcoming webinar series starting June 17. Recordings of each session will be made available to attendees. Register for the full series to earn six professional development hours.

FPEs who complete the series will:

  • Understand the process involved in cannabis extraction
  • Identify applicable codes and standards to the cannabis extraction process
  • Gain knowledge on emerging trends surrounding cannabis and cannabis extractions, and their risks
  • Apply fire protection concepts to case studies of cannabis extraction
  • Discuss Performance-Based strategies to mitigate hazards

June 17

Part 1: History of the Cannabis Industry and Code Requirements

Jennifer Hoyt


June 24

Part 2: Cannabis Cultivation: Transitioning from Traditional to Legal Markets

Ronnie Thomas


July 1

Code Compliance and Safety in Cannabis Extraction Facilities

Todd LaBerge


July 8

Power Hour

Moderated by Jack Poole, 2021 SFPE President, Principal, Poole Fire Protection