Temario y módulos académicos

Requisitos Generales de la NFPA 1 y NFPA 101.

  • Scope, Purpose and Application of NFPA 1 and NFPA 101.
  • Definitions contained in NFPA 1 and NFPA 101.
  • General requirements of NFPA 1 and NFPA 101.
  • Outline differences of fire codes, life safety codes, building codes and installation standards.

Clasificación de la ocupación y Requisitos de evacuación.

  • Explain occupancy and uses of NFPA 1 and NFPA 101.
  • Identify requirements of the means of egress system.
  • Outline key points where fire sprinkler system installation benefits architecture.
  • Illustrate occupancy classification and commonality with NFPA 13 hazard classification

Características de Protección Contra Incendios.

  • Describe features of fire protection of NFPA 1 and NFPA 101.
  • Explain economic benefits of using fire sprinklers versus passive construction for building owners and architects.
  • Illustrate answers to common fire protection questions.

Acabado Interior, Contenidos y Mobiliario.

  • Describe limitations of finish, contents and furnishing in unsprinklered buildings.
  • Outline benefits, increases and reductions to interior finish classes, contents and furnishings.
  • Outline where in NFPA 101 and NFPA 1 how interior finish, contents and furnishing applies to new and existing buildings.

Sistemas de Protección Contra Incendios en la NFPA 1 y la NFPA 101.

  • List fire protection systems contained in NFPA 1 and NFPA 101.
  • Illustrate different types of automatic fire sprinkler systems.
  • Illustrate different types of standpipe systems.
  • Explain specific requirements of sprinkler systems in NFPA 1 and NFPA 101

Edificios de Gran Altura.

  • Discuss fire sprinkler requirements of new high-rise buildings.
  • Explain fire sprinkler retrofit of existing high-rise buildings.
  • Illustrate common fire sprinkler and water supply arrangements.

El impacto de los sistemas de rociadores automáticos contra incendios.

  • Explain statistics and performance of fire sprinkler systems in codes.
  • Identify key talking points for increasing fire sprinklers in local codes.
  • Describe economic benefits of fire sprinkler systems.