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Kate Greene
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Responsible for marketing NFPA training and events.
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NFPA is kicking off the year with over 130 NFPA instructor-led training programs in locations across the country such as: Baltimore, Las Vegas, Nashville, Seattle, Orlando and more. Download or print this 2016 calendar for quick reference. NFPA offers expert-led classroom training on electrical safety, sprinkler and water-based systems, fire alarm and signaling, building and life safety systems, and fire protection. Download the 2016 NFPA Training Schedule now. For more information on all of the training options that NFPA offers including state licensure programs, certification programs and training at your facility go to: nfpa.org/training. Continue reading
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Be one of the thousands of top fire, electrical, and building safety professionals from around the world–to attend the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo® at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, June 13-16, 2016. The Conference includes 12 tracks with more... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at NFPA Conference & Expo
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NFPA Conference & Expo® will be in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, June 13-16, 2016. The event has partnered with Passkey to offer discounts with several Las Vegas hotels. Two very special hotel discount offers are available... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Registration is now open! The 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo is scheduled for June 13-16, 2016 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. NFPA Conference & Expo is widely regarded as the most comprehensive industry event for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) announced the recognition of its certification team as a Pro Board accredited entity. Candidates who pass the latest NFPA Pro Board accredited exams and complete the certification process for the Certified Fire Inspector I (CFI-I), Certified Fire Inspector II (CFI-II), or the Certified Fire Plan Examiner (CFPE) will now be automatically registered with the Pro Board and will receive an NFPA certificate bearing the Pro Board logo. For more information go to: nfpa.org/certification. Watch this video interview to learn what accreditation means to NFPA, why NFPA sought out accreditation, what it means and how... Continue reading
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NFPA’s bi-annual Backyards & Beyond® Wildland Fire Education Conference is a great place for community leaders, researchers, insurance professionals, emergency responders, homeowners and others involved in wildfire safety and preparedness to share their knowledge and best practices on key wildfire issues that they can then take back to their communities... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2015 at Fire Break – Wildfire Safety Blog
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NFPA’s bi-annual Backyards & Beyond® Wildland Fire Education Conference is a great place for community leaders, researchers, insurance professionals, emergency responders, homeowners and others involved in wildfire safety and preparedness to share their knowledge and best practices on key wildfire... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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NFPA’s bi-annual Backyards & Beyond® Wildland Fire Education Conference is a great place for community leaders, researchers, insurance professionals, emergency responders, homeowners and others involved in wildfire safety and preparedness to share their knowledge and best practices on key wildfire issues that they can then take back to their communities and workplace. This year, Backyards and Beyond is scheduled for October 22-24, 2015 in Myrtle Beach, SC. Next summer in Las Vegas, we will introduce conference sessions focused on wildland fire at the NFPA Conference & Expo® so that you can keep the conversations going until the next Backyards &... Continue reading
Did you know that the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo session presentations are available to download? Sign in to access them by clicking on the session title. See more conference presentations here. As of today, the most downloaded presentations are... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Leon Katcharian, NFPA's Director of Certification Certification matters. At NFPA, we understand how important your credibility is to your employers, your peers, and the public you serve. That’s why, as the code and standard developer and publisher, we offer Certification Programs that signify you have the experience, education, and knowledge it takes to handle the responsibilities of your job. Our Certification holders provide evidence of their education and experience by passing a rigorous examination required by NFPA as the certifying body. Use this catalog as a guide to develop your career path. Inside this PDF, you’ll find a comprehensive profile... Continue reading
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Do you have knowledge to share? Would you like to increase you exposure and visibility in your industry? Maybe add to your resume and list of achievements? How would you like a complimentary registration for the NFPA Conference & Expo... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Do you have knowledge to share? Would you like to increase you exposure and visibility in your industry? Maybe add to your resume and list of achievements? How would you like a complimentary registration for the NFPA Conference & Expo in Las Vegas, June 13-16, 2016? Then we want to hear from you! We are seeking the industry's best and brightest to share perspectives, best practices, and case studies at our conference. So, we invite you to submit a proposal detailing the topic(s) you would like to address. Tracks for the conference include: Electrical, Fire Protection Engineering, Fire and Emergency... Continue reading
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Plan your training with NFPA’s 2015-2016 Training Catalog. Download the catalog for a quick reference to the NEW 2016 edition classroom and online training available this fall. New training includes: 2016 NFPA 13: Installation of Sprinkler Systems; 2016 NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm and Signaling; 2016 NFPA 20 and NFPA 350. As we head into the second half of the year, don’t lose your valuable budget dollars—register now for fall training or any of the NEW 2016 spring dates and locations. 2016 locations include: Houston, Baltimore, Las Vegas, Atlanta, Chicago and more! Earn CEUs and train with the code experts... Continue reading
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application by Monday, September 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm EDT. Topics may include: Electrical, Fire Protection Engineering, Fire and Emergency Services, Emergency Preparedness/Business Continuity, Building and Life Safety, Health Care, Loss Control/Prevention, Detection and Notification, Fire Suppression, Codes and Standards, Public Education and Wildland Fire. NFPA will review all presentation proposals. Selections will be made based on quality, relevance, focus, practical application,... Continue reading
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application by... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
These are the top 5 downloaded presentations from the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo® education sessions. The presentations are available to download on the website and on the C&E mobile app. If the conference session title is underlined, a PDF... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you attended NFPA's Conference & Expo in Chicago this June be sure to keep an eye out for the link you will receive via email so that you can access a record of the CEU (continuing education units) you earned. CEU records will be available approximately one month after the conference. 2015 NFPA Conference CEUs are applicable toward the education requirements of many professional boards and licensing organizations. Eligibility and reporting procedures vary; for more information, contact your professional organization. Outlined below are instructions for some of the most popular requests. American Institute of Architects (AIA) To receive continuing... Continue reading
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If you attended NFPA's Conference & Expo in Chicago this June be sure to keep an eye out for the link you will receive via email so that you can access a record of the CEU (continuing education units) you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo®. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you weren't able to attend one of the conference sessions or if there is one in particular that you'd like to hear again, the audio recordings of all the education sessions are available for purchase via Fleetwood Media. All of the education sessions were captured live during the conference. Alternatively, you may prefer to have all the conference recordings synchronized with the slides and the complete package offers just that -- all in one place. Complete NFPA 2015 Conference Recordings Available on CD-ROM or USB Flash Drive This package features PowerPoint slides with Synchronized live Audio for selected sessions,... Continue reading
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The CFPS Board of Directors election results were announced at the Annual CFPS Certificate Holders General Meeting on Monday, June 22, 2015 during NFPA’s Conference and Expo at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. There were 14 candidates vying... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you weren't able to attend one of the conference sessions or if there is one in particular that you'd like to hear again, the audio recordings of all the education sessions are available for purchase via Fleetwood Media. All... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Many of the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo® education session presentations are now available to download on the website and on the C&E mobile app. When the conference session title is underlined, the presentation is available for immediate download. Simply click on the session title. The education sessions are searchable by date, type, track, speaker, and more. Here is a screenshot as an example: Continue reading
At the NFPA Conference & Expo in Chicago in June, members considered changes to 11 NFPA documents, including NFPA 13, Installation of Sprinkler Systems, and NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code. See the final results of the 2015... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Many of the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo® education session presentations are now available to download on the website and on the C&E mobile app. When the conference session title is underlined, the presentation is available for immediate download. Simply... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo