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“Strictly Residential” Plan Review – Day 1

“Strictly Residential” Plan Review – Day 1

Date(s) - 11/15/17
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

City of Brea, 1 Civic Center Circle, Brea, California

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Strictly Residential” Plan Review



An Overview of Residential Fire Sprinkler System

Design Fundamentals for Inspectors and Plan Reviewers

  • Intent of the different standards
  • Distinctions between NFPA 13D, 13R and 13
  • Protected areas within and outside of dwelling units
  • Sprinklers and applications
  • Pipe and fittings
  • Support of piping
  • Layout and basic hydraulics
  • Water supplies and common configurations

Upon completion of this course, students should have a basic understanding of the intents and different requirements of the three sprinkler standards and how to properly apply design concepts and product technologies.

Who should attend:  This course is excellent for designers, architects, plan reviewers, building officials, fire marshals, building and fire code inspectors.

INSTRUCTOR: Steve Leyton is President of Protection Design & Consulting in San Diego, CA. His career began in 1981 on the contracting side of fire sprinkler industry and founded PD&C in 1995. Professional affiliations include NFPA, ICC, American Fire Sprinkler Association, National Fire Sprinkler Association, California Fire Prevention Officers Northern and Southern Sections, and San Diego Fire Protection Association. He represents AFSA as the Chairman of NFPA 14 and was a principal member of the NFPA 13D/13R Residential Sprinkler Systems Technical Committee for three cycles.  Steve served as Chair of the Installation Committee for California State Fire Marshal’s 2009 Residential Sprinkler Code Adoption Task Group and Co-Chair of the ICC Ad-Hoc Committee on Residential Fire Sprinklers. Over the course of his career, Steve has worked on all manner of residential, commercial/ industrial, institutional and high-rise projects in the United States, Middle East and Mexico.


Date/ Time:      This is a two-day class November 15 and November 29th

Location:  City Of Brea, 1 Civic Center Circle Community Room  A&B  Brea Ca.  92821 Parking Underground

Cost:   $175.00  SoCal FPO Members    $225.00 All Others     Includes certificate with ICC C.E.U.’S


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