Requirements for Maintenance and Inspection of Fire Protection Equipment & Systems

Online /
Jul 11, 2022 /
Course Code: 0703-WEB22

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  • Overview
  • Syllabus
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After participating in this course, you will be able to:

  • develop an awareness of the codes and regulations governing the maintenance of fire protection systems and equipment
  • recognize the required performance of the various components of fire protection systems and equipment.
  • discover the required maintenance and inspection of fire protection systems and equipment.
  • enhance your knowledge of the requirements for personnel egress and access by emergency vehicles
  • update your existing fire protection maintenance and inspection program.

The integrity of appropriate fire protection systems and equipment in a facility is essential to minimize risk to personnel and to protect the facility and equipment within the facility. This course examines equipment associated with:
a) protecting personnel (fire alarm systems, emergency lighting, etc.) in the event of a fire and
b) minimizing the impact of a fire on equipment and property (sprinkler systems, extinguishing devices, etc.)

Who Should Attend
Institutional, commercial and industrial facility managers, engineers, supervisors and superintendents. Plant operation and maintenance engineers, technicians and supervisors. Staff whose responsibilities include fire protection systems in kitchen facilities and Insurance company representatives.

More Information

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern Time

Please note: You can check other time zones here.

System Requirements

PC-based attendees
OS: Windows 7, 8, 10 or newer

IE 11 or later, Edge 12 or later, Firefox 27 or later, Chrome 30 or later

Macintosh based attendees
OS: Mac OS X with MacOS 10.7 or later

Safari 7+, Firefox 27+, Chrome 30+

OS: iOS 8 or newer

OS: Android 4.0 or higher


Course Outline

  • Codes and Regulations
    • 2015 Province of Ontario Fire Code
    • Definitions for inspect, test and check
  • Automatic Sprinkler Systems
    • Types of systems
    • System components
    • NFPA 25 Standard
    • Inspection and maintenance
  • Fire Pumps and Water Supply
    • Control panels
    • Drafting tubes and water reservoirs
    • Inspection and maintenance
  • Fire Hydrants
    • Markings
    • Signage
    • Inspection and maintenance
  • Emergency Lighting Units
    • Generators, batteries
    • Testing
    • Inspection and maintenance
  • Fire Alarm Systems
    • Types
    • Detectors and signals
    • Control panels
    • ULC S 536 Standard for inspections
    • Testing
    • Inspection and maintenance
  • Other Fire Fighting Equipment
    • Standpipes and hoses
    • Portable extinguishers
    • Inspection and maintenance


John Percy, CFAA Tech, PFLSE, CFEI

John Percy is a certified Canadian Fire Alarm Association Technician (CFAA) for Ontario, public fire & life safety educator and fire prevention officer with the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management. He has over 25 years of experience in the fire protection and fire service industries. He has experience with enforcement of the Ontario Fire & Building codes, fire investigations, education, media relations and building plans examination review. Currently registered (BCIN) as a Fire Protection Inspector with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing in Ontario.

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Fee & Credits

$149 + taxes

  • 0.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 2 Professional Development Hours (PDHs)
  • ECAA Annual Professional Development Points

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