SFPE’s Protecting Flammable Liquids Seminar This January
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Fire Protection Engineers, along with architectural, civil, mechanical and electrical engineers with intermediate levels of fire protection experience, can use this two-day Protecting Flammable and Combustible Liquids seminar on January 24-25 in San Francisco, California to enhance their basic knowledge of protection options in when approaching the protection of flammable and combustible liquids, and testing programs that may become the basis national codes and standards. This course will reference the latest testing, codes, standards and best available technology for protecting against severe fire and explosion hazards of flammable and combustible liquids.
The seminar provides an overview of various codes and standards that apply to the protection of flammable and combustible liquids, describes fire test results that have become requirements of these standards, discusses current and future fire testing for protection of flammable and combustible liquids, and uses two case studies to apply this knowledge.
Participants will learn how to:
- Discuss the properties of flammable and combustible liquids, and the health and safety dangers they may present if stored or handled improperly
- Identify the applicable codes and standards that address safe storage and handling practices of flammable and combustible liquids
- Discuss flammable and combustible liquids concepts and identify terminology
- Describe proper storage practices for flammable and combustible liquids to prevent fire hazards
- Discuss safe handling practices for flammable and combustible liquids at the point of final use
It is recommended that participants should have and bring a copy of NFPA 30 for this seminar.
Participants will be assessed by taking a written exam. A passing score of 70% is required to receive a Certificate of Completion. Each participant who completes the course qualifies for 14 PDHs or 1.4 CEUs and will receive a Certificate of Completion.
Learning by doing is best! Limited seats left, so please register as soon as possible.
For more information contact Louis J. Guerrazzi, EIT, Manager, Professional Development.