Hands On ITM Training
Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY
Tuesday, August 03, 2021
- Wednesday, August 04, 2021
Eastern Standard Time
Hands On ITM
This 2-day hands-on program, Hands On ITM covers a wide variety of inspection and testing procedures for water-based fire protection systems as outlined in NFPA 25 (2017) to include main drain, water flow alarm device testing, control valve testing and valve trip tests as well as pressure reducing valve test and testing multiple types and components of fire sprinkler systems (based on location and available props). Although not included in the hands on practical, hydrant, standpipe and underground flow testing as well as system pressure reducing valve test will be addressed the classroom setting. These manipulative skills will provide the participant with an understanding of the procedures typically preformed by water-based inspectors and contractors. The target audience for this course is someone seeking NICET Level II or equivalent. Students are asked to bring a copy of NFPA 25 (2017) to the class.
The participant must have a basic level of cognitive knowledge of NFPA 25 and water-based inspection and testing before registration. This level may be gained in several ways: