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Employee Partner Safety: Emphasizing on Field Technician

Tuesday, April 14 @ 1:00 PM, EDT

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Earn .1 CEU or 1 CPD for attending this live webinar!!
AFAA members receive a certificate of attendance for continuing education upon request, at no charge.
Non-members pay $50.


This presentation will examine Cintas' lessons learned to executing a location/business specific safety program that fits both compliance requirements and supports employee safety. This presentation will define the 10+ year safety journey Cintas has been on which was initially fueled by safety compliance, but has developed into and integral part of how we do business.

We will demonstrate how corporate derived programs can be localized to meet the need of our employee partners in the field through and engaged partnership between our locations, corporate leaders, and the desire to continuously improve our overall safety.

We will explore the challenges of developing and implementing safety into our corporate culture and present examples of its value, which ultimately result in keeping our employee partners safe and ensure compliance with regulating agencies.

Presenter: Alice McKinney

Alice McKinney is a Senior Safety and Health Manager, supporting the Fire Division within Cintas Corporation. While she's been with Cintas for the last 10 years, she came from both Coca Cola and General Electric Aviation offering safety and industrial hygiene support. She graduated from the University of Findlay with a B.S. in Occupational Safety and Health Management, emphasizing in Industrial Hygiene. She's native to Cincinnati, Ohio where Cintas in also headquartered.

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Quality and Safety Through a Credentialed Workforce and NICET's New Customer Portal

Tuesday, April 21 @ 1:00 PM, EST

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Earn .1 CEU or 1 CPD for attending this live webinar!!
AFAA members receive a certificate of attendance for continuing education upon request, at no charge.
Non-members pay $50.


A qualified workforce improves quality and safety (for the public and the workforce). This seminar will cover credential types, how they are used and the importance of continuing education. Also learn how industry participates in development of NICET certifications and the career track certification requirements. Plus, get an overview of NICET’s new customer portal that allows more capabilities and access for candidates and certificants.

Presented by: Chip Hollis

Mr. Hollis is responsible for internal and external communications, and communication systems. He promotes the value of NICET certification to technicians, employers, contract specifiers, AHJs and other stakeholders. He strives to create a customer friendly environment and improve processes while preserving the rigor and integrity of NICET certifications.
Prior to joining NICET in 2006, Mr. Hollis spent most of his career in marketing and communication in the association sector. Additionally, he spent three years performing financial analysis in the telecom industry. Mr. Hollis holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration: Marketing from California State University, Long Beach.

 

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The Basics of Fire Alarm Initiating and Notification Devices

Thursday, April 30 @ 1:00 PM, EDT

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Earn .1 CEU or 1 CPD for attending this live webinar!!
AFAA members receive a certificate of attendance for continuing education upon request, at no charge.
Non-members pay $50.


This presentation will cover the basics of proper spacing and layout of initiating and notification devices in fire alarm systems. This includes spacing guidelines and rules, how public vs private modes differ, corridor rules and sleeping rooms.

Presented By: Tom Parrish

Mr. Parrish has more than 25 years’ experience in fire protection and emergency response. He has held positions with municipal fire, law enforcement and emergency medical services and in private industry system design and installation programs. He serves on several NFPA technical committees including NFPA 72 Signaling Systems for the Protection of Life and Property and Emergency Communications Systems. He is a board member of AFAA and is a senior instructor for NFPA. His professional credentials include Level IV NICET Certified Fire Alarm Technician, Level III NICET Inspections and Testing, Certified Fire Protection Specialist and Master Electrician. He is board certified as a Physical Security Professional by ASIS and holds a bachelor’s in Industrial Technology from the Kean University of New Jersey.


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May 21, 2020: Emergency Communication Systems

Join us for this FREE 60 minute webinar!!
Earn .1 CEU or 1 CPD for attending this live webinar!!
AFAA members receive a certificate of attendance for continuing education upon request, at no charge.
Non-members pay $50.

A review of the latest requirements of the NFPA 72, Chapter 24 - Emergency Communication Systems: Area of Refuge (Area of Assistance) and Other Required Locations. This presentation will include changes and requirement to circuit classifications and review of the ADA requirements.

Sponsored By: Space Age Electronics

Presenter: James Mongeau, Director of Business Development at Space Age Electronics


Please note - CEUs are only issued when participating in the live presentation. You must submit a request for the certificate from our website. Please visit: Continuing Education Certificate Request to request one. Please contact our office with any questions.