5 Day Seminar - NFPA 13, 2019 Edition With Exam Johannesburg
5 Day Seminar - NFPA 13, 2019 Edition With Exam Johannesburg

16 - 20 September 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa

Riskonet in association with NFPA is hosting this official NFPA sprinkler engineering training in South Africa.

The NFPA is a globally acknowledged and accepted authority in the field of fire prevention and their standards are universally adopted and applied around the world. In order to support these fundamentals and the growing network of fire engineering practitioners, the NFPA has committed to establishing the same training in South Africa that was previously only available in the US and Europe.

The training will be led by the same professional NFPA lecturer
used in Europe. This sought-after training will be to the same quality and with the identical certification as delivered in the US and in Europe.

The lecturer has participated in international forums and contributed to the development of NFPA codes and  standards and is an internationally recognized subject matter expert.

There is no prerequisite for attendance, but delegate numbers are limited to ensure quality and personal development.

Do not miss this opportunity to take advantage of this internationally recognised training and examination on Sprinkler Systems.

NFPA13 20 25 01Who should attend

All fire engineers, inspection authorities, certification bodies, plan reviewers, designers, installers, inspectors, insurers, risk consultants, risk managers, who want to learn more about the NFPA 13, the latest industry developments and practices. This interactive seminar will bring you up-to speed on the latest edition and changes to NFPA 13.


16 - 20 September 2019

A four-day training seminar and one addition day for the exam.


Johannesburg, South Africa


Emperors Palace (Conference Centre, Casino and Hotels)  
shuttle service to OR Thambo International Airport (5 minutes away)

Registration fees

ZAR 15.950 (USD 1.100)
Excluding VAT

This includes lunch, coffee breaks, and the seminar material including the NFPA 13 Code documents plus the examination.

Complete the registration form to book your place on this internationally recognised course.

Delegate numbers are strictly limited.


Monday - Thursday

Installation of Sprinkler Systems (NFPA 13) 2019 Edition!

Correctly installed sprinkler systems reduce both damage and loss of life in building fires by up to 67 percent. This four-day seminar will effectively illustrate the concepts and requirements for automatic sprinkler systems and how they apply to specific hazards.

Upon completion you will be able to:

  • NFPA13 20 25 02Define the organization of NFPA 13 and its general requirements
  • Ascertain the hazard classification for an occupancy
  • Identify and discuss the requirements for various sprinkler system components
  • Recognize the different types of sprinkler systems and be familiar with their operation
  • Establish installation requirements for the various types of sprinklers
  • Appraise various system design requirements including:
    • occupancy hazard fire control
    • protection of storage occupancies
    • protection of special hazards
  • Determine the requirements for system design and installation deliverables including:
    • plans and calculations
    • water supply data
    • system acceptance
    • certification


Earn Your Certificate of Educational Achievement

Show your proficiency and demonstrate your understanding of concepts presented. A half-day of review with self-assessment and problem-solving exercises is followed by an exam where you apply what you’ve learned.

Passing the exam will earn your Certificate of Educational Achievement, confirming your course knowledge.

Additional information

For more information, please contact:

Janet Short
Operations Manager
Riskonet Africa

Unit 9, 4 Homestead Ave
Bryanston, Johannesburg
South Africa
T: +27 73 013 0168
E: janet.short@riskonet.com

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