!http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01b8d1735b21970c-320wi|src=http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01b8d1735b21970c-320wi|alt=Michigan Fire Sprinkler Coalition|style=margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px;|title=Michigan Fire Sprinkler Coalition|class=asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d8351b9f3453ef01b8d1735b21970c img-responsive!The Michigan Fire Sprinkler Coalition is hosting a one-day program dedicated to fire sprinklers on December 4, 2015, in Howell, Michigan, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This course is intended to provide municipal code officials, code inspectors, and plan reviewers with resources to meet code requirements as it relates to home fire sprinklers. The program will discuss inspection and plan review based on the Michigan Residential Code and requirements of NFPA 13D, +Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes.+ Representatives from the National Fire Protection Association and other industries will be on site during the training.
The course includes a copy of the 2013 edition of NFPA 13D and lunch. The day will conclude with a live fire/sprinkler demonstration.
Visit the event's registration page for more information.
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