Fire Safety Virtual Symposium - Protection and Evacuation

February 27-28, 2014

Virtual Symposium Description   Details

We all know that fire protection is more than just putting out fires. It's about saving lives.

Take part in ASSE's latest Virtual Symposium - Fire Safety: Protection and Evacuation. With speakers from government and industry, this virtual event takes place live and online February 27th and 28th. Just like a live ASSE symposium, you'll have the chance to learn from the best and get your questions answered from some of the biggest experts in the field of fire safety.


Day 1 - February 27, 2014


Session and Speaker

11:00am-12:30pm Central

Understanding NFPA 70E and Arc Flash Hazards: Scott Margolin, International Technical Director, Westex

1:00pm-2:30pm Central

Understanding the differences between Incipient Level First Responders
and Structural Fire Brigades:
Frank Baker, CSP, CFPS, ALCM, Manager, Risk Management, Eastern Alliance Insurance Group

3:00pm-4:30pm Central

Hazmat Response: Gabe Miehl, CSP, CFPS, GE Transportation


Day 2 - February 28, 2014


Session and Speaker

9:00am-10:30am Central

Changes to NFPA 70E: Jerry Rivera

11:00am-12:30pm Central

Fire Protection Failures and Impairments: Walt Beattie

1:00pm-2:30pm Central

Continuity Readiness-Coordination, Collaboration, and Communication: JB Cuartas, Regional Continuity Manager, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III


Virtual Symposium Pricing

  • Member Price: $145.00
  • AIHA/ACHMM Price: $155.00 (PLEASE NOTE: When registering online, you must enter the following coupon code AIHA1911 for a $10.00 discount. Register online as a "Non-Member" and enter this coupon code into the field for "Registration Discount Code".)
  • List Price: $165.00

Date: February 27-28, 2014

Time: Various times on both dates. Plus, ALL SESSIONS ARE RECORDED!

Duration: Each webcast will last for 90 minutes


  • Learn fire safety skills pertinent to all safety professionals - with webcasts ranging from FR Clothing and PPE to emergency planning and evacuation.
  • Complete the entire 2-day Virtual Symposium by attending the live webcasts or view the recordings of the sessions ANYTIME/ANYWHERE for up to 60 days after the symposium ends.
  • Earn 1.0 CEUs.

Learning Objectives
After completing this symposium, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify proper employee actions and safety precautions that should be implemented during an emergency response operation.
  • Describe the benefits and identify the different types of FR clothing.
  • Recall critical considerations in an emergency situation when it comes to site and neighborhood exposures.
  • Identify and implement the critical components of the NFPA 70E standard.
  • Identify and select the major types of helmets, hoods and eye protection and understand how to use them correctly in an emergency.

Select a Webinar Format:
Live Virtual Symposium  $145.00 for ASSE Members, $165.00 for Non-Members