Check out these upcoming 2021 instructor led online training seminars:

October 26th & 28th: Basic Fire Alarm Systems

November 8th & 10th: Fire Alarm Plan Review

November 16th & 18th: Fire Alarm Inspection and Testing

December 7th & 9th: A User's Guide to Simplifying NFPA 72-2019 and the NEC 2017

December 14th: Elevator and Fire Alarm System Interface

December 16th: Intermediate Detection Systems

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Who are we?

Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA) is the only not-for-profit association exclusively focused on the fire alarm industry. Founded in 1953 in Chicago, Illinois by a mixed group of contractors, engineers and manufacturers. It grew to be a two-tiered organization (National and Local) in 1987 when Larry Neibauer became Executive Director. AFAA now has several local Member Associations representing 25+ states nationwide. Membership consists of manufacturers, consulting engineers, distributors, AHJ's and end users. For more information on the history of AFAA, head over to our 'About Us' page!

Our Vision:

Automatic Fire Alarm Association is the leading advocate for the fire alarm and emergency communications industry.

What is our Mission?

To help save lives by empowering the fire alarm and emergency communications industry through code development, education, advancements in technology and leveraging research.


Not a member? No problem!

Check out our individual membership levels here:

AFAA Individual Membership

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Club 72 Membership

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