ON-DEMAND: Fire Safety Virtual Symposium

This ON-DEMAND event was originally broadcast live in March of 2011.

Learn fire safety skills pertinent to all safety professionals - with webcasts ranging from evacuation practices and sprinkler systems to understanding the Life Safety Code and Hazard Recognition. Benefits

  • Maximum flexibility: With the ability to watch all of the sessions ON-DEMAND, this Virtual Symposium is designed with your schedule in mind! 
  • Supplemental Materials: Access materials such as papers, videos, session slides and more.
  • CEUs: Earn 1.6 CEUs


Learning Objectives

After completing this symposium, attendees will be able to:

  • Apply best practices related in NFPA 101 in the design of their own fire safety management programs.
  • Identify proper employee actions and safety precautions which should be implemented during an emergency response operation.
  • Incorporate techniques for reducing the risk of combustible dust incidents in their work environment.
  • Recall provisions stated in NFPA 13 - Installation of Sprinkler Systems.
  • Identify the different types of sprinkler systems, how they are designed and arranged in a typical facility and how best to manage additions and changes to their facilities.
  • Avoid common electrical hazards in the workplace which may lead to fires and learn about preventative maintenance programs needed to maintain an electrical system in a more fire safe manner.
  • Describe the hazards associated with flammable and combustible liquids and evaluate proper methods for safe handling of these liquids.

The Program

The NFPA Life Safety Code®-History, Development and Application

  • Speaker: Robert Solomon, Manager of the NFPA's Building Fire Protection and Life Safety Group

What Every Safety Professional Needs to Know About Automatic Sprinklers

  • Speaker: Jacob Epstein, Associate Consultant, Aon Risk Solutions, Global Risk Consulting, Fire Protection Engineering

The Fire Prevention Plan: Another Type of Hazard Analysis

  • Speaker: Gabriel F. Miehl, CSP, CFPS, GE Transportation, Erie, PA Speaker: Gabe Miehl

Predictive Maintenance Integration for Electrical Distribution Safety & Reliability

  • Speaker: Dale Smith, CMRP, SMRP, AMP, Roof Asset Management

Hazard Recognition

  • Speaker: David Coble, CSP, President, CTJ Safety Associates

Is Your Sprinkler System Giving you a False Sense of Security?

  • Speaker: Walter S. Beattie, CSP, CFPS, CSHM, Senior Consulting Engineer - Insurance Services with AXA MATRIX Risk Consultants

Assessing and Managing Combustible Dust Risks

  • Speaker: Ron Allen. Adjunct professor at Des Moines Area Community College. Mr. Allen earned an M.S. in Safety Management from West Virginia University and is a Professional Member of ASSE.  He is a Certified Safety Professional, Registered Professional Engineer, Certified Professional Environmental Auditor, and a registered Environmental Management Systems auditor.

Combustion Safety

  • Speaker: Bryan Baesel, Senior Account Engineer, CEC Combustion Services Group


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

Select a Webinar Format:
On-Demand Webinar Series  $145.00 for ASSE Members, $165.00 for Non-Members