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Basic Fire Alarms - 8 hr.

  • December 09, 2022
  • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Land O' Lakes Heritage Park, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd, Land O’ Lakes, Florida 34639
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The Florida Fire Marshals and Inspector's Association Presents:

Basic Fire Alarms - 8 hrs.     

This course will provide an overview of basic fire alarm panels and peripheral devices to include initiation and notification devices. This course will discuss these required topics and how read a fire alarm panel and determine the location of the devices that is in alarm. The course will also include false alarm prevention and proper device locations. We will also discuss the benefits of surge suppression and inspection and maintenance requirements.

The class has been approved for two (8) hours of CEUs for Fire Code Administrator, Fire Safety Inspector I. and Fire Instructor I, II and III.    

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BJ Klingensmith is a licensed fire alarm contractor (inactive) in the State of Florida. He has 37 years in the industry and is NICET Level 4 in Fire Alarm Systems.  He is a Subject Matter expert for NICET in the BDA certification as well as the Fire Alarm certification. BJ is the training Director for AFAA of Florida and a Fire Alarm Instructor for the Independent Electrical Contractors Association.

Land O' Lakes Heritage Park
5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd
Land O’ Lakes, Florida 34639

Times: December 9th, 2022, from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM          

Cost: No Charge for a member of FFMIA

Not an FFMIA member? Complete the New Member application and pay the membership fee of $75.00 to be able to use the member rate.

Point of Contact:

Kevin S. Tunningley 
BJ Klingensmith, SET, NICET IV Certified
Group Manager
T 727.530.0077 | F 727.530.0045
4825 140th Avenue North
Clearwater, Florida 33762


Philip Oakes, FFMIA Training Coordinator Philip.oakes@ffmia.org or

RN: 18205

Course ID: 123413

Address: P.O. Box 325 Hobe Sound, Florida 33475-0325        Frequently Asked Questions          

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