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NICET Certification Points & The Fire Sprinkler Training Center

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Recognizing NICET recertification as a continuous need for Fire Protection professionals, General Air Products became a NICET Recognized Training Provider this past year in conjunction with the opening of our National Fire Sprinkler Training Center. With this Recognition, General Air Products and our industry partners are able to provide NICET CPD points through both our in-person training sessions and our online webinars. NICET Certification holders in the Fire Protection Industry must collect 90 NICET CPD (Certified Professional Development) points every three years to maintain their certification. Their points can be collected a number of ways – through their full-time employment, […]

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WEBINAR RECAP: Roles of the Inspector, Building Owner, & AHJ |Air Supply Equipment Accessories with NFSA & General Air

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We kicked off our 2021 webinar slate with a joint session featuring presentations from both the National Fire Sprinkler Association and General Air Products. NFSA’s Vince Powers provided participants with a review of the general requirements of NFPA 25 2017, including the general definitions used in the standard that are common to all NFPA documents. Powers also discussed the roles of the Inspector, the Building Owner, and the Authority Having Jurisdiction. On the General Air Products side, Ray Fremont, Jr. spoke about the essential accessories for air supply equipment before giving an overview of their proper installation and maintenance practices. […]

WEBINAR RECAP: 13D & 13R Residential Sprinkler Systems with AFSA & General Air

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General Air Products teamed up with the American Fire Sprinkler Association for one last webinar to close out 2020. Over the course of two hours, reps from both General Air and the AFSA covered a myriad of topics regarding residential sprinkler systems. John Denhardt from the AFSA discussed some of the probable upcoming changes to the NFPA 13D and 13R residential sprinkler standards, while General Air’s Matt McTamney covered when and why a residential Pump & Tank System is needed. McTamney also provided participants with information necessary to properly size a Pump & Tank for a residential sprinkler system. Congrats […]

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WEBINAR RECAP: Monitoring Requirements of Sprinkler, Standpipe, & Fire Pump Systems and Air Supply Decisions with AFSA and General Air Products

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In November, General Air Products teamed up with the American Fire Sprinkler Association for a little pre-Thanksgiving webinar.