The in-class portion of the Layout Technician Training is part of the Blended Learning program. The online portion of the blended learning program is a pre-requisite to this course and must be completed prior to enrollment in the in-class portion. If you have not yet registered and completed the online portion, more information about the program can be found Here.
The in-class portion focuses on the application of the course materials through layout, design and calculation of multiple types of sprinkler systems. This portion also includes information on NFPA updates, Project Management, Stocklisting and Estimating.
The successful completion of the in-class portion of the Layout Technician Training - Blended Learning program is required to receive a certificate of completion.
Here are some important things you need to know:
- Participants must bring ALL seminar materials received upon registering for the online portion, specifically the NFPA 13, Layout and Design textbook and calculator to the In Class Practicum.
- The seminar will begin at 8:00 am on Monday and will end by noon on Friday.
- Lunch will be provided every day except Friday.
NFSA has secured a hotel room block at the Holiday Inn Express BWI Airport. The hotel room rate is $109/night and includes a hot breakfast. To reserve your room, simply use the link below or call the number listed. There is a hotel shuttle that will provide transportation to and from the airport, as well as, to and from the training location (held at the NFSA HQ Office).
Call the hotel directly at 410-859-0003 and mention the group "NFS" or "National Fire Sprinkler Association".
Member: $900.00 EARLY BIRD ($1,000.00 30 days before)
Nonmember: $1,800 EARLY BIRD ($2,000.00 30 days before)
*Please note when traveling from distances, there is always the possibility a seminar may be cancelled. You may want to wait when booking flights or hotels or purchase refundable tickets. Notice of a canceled seminar is usually 2 weeks prior to start date.
If cancelled more than 21 days before the start of the program - Full Refund.
If cancelled within 21 days - $250 administrative fee.
If rescheduled within 21 days before class to 1 day before class - $150 administrative fee.
If not rescheduled 1 day prior and does not report to class - $250 administrative fee even if rescheduled.