SFPE In-Person Professional Development Seminar
Course DescriptionSmoke control is an essential part of many effective and innovative fire strategies for buildings and structures worldwide. Through case studies, interactive lectures, and small teams working through practical examples, this course provides the fundamentals concepts and principles needed to design state-of-the-art systems effectively – the focus is on practical design. Topics include smoke control design strategies and analysis techniques for stairwell pressurization, elevator smoke control, zoned smoke control, and atria and large spaces systems.Learning Objectives:After completing this seminar, participants will be able to:
Recommended Materials & ReferencesHandbook of Smoke Control Engineering (ASHRAE, 2012) NFPA 92: Standard for Smoke Control Systems (NFPA, 2018)International Building Code, (ICC, 2018)InstructorsJeffrey Tubbs, PE, FSFPEJim Quiter, PE, FSFPEProfessional Development Credits15 PDHs
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878