Training Seminars

The Georgia Fire Sprinkler Association is sponsoring a One-Day Training seminar on NFPA-25, 2017 Edition and NFPA-13, 2019 Edition while also focusing on the 2020 updates of 120-3-3 (the State of Ga. Rules & Regs. modifications).  CLICK HERE to download information for the morning NFPA-25 class and CLICK HERE to download information for the afternoon NFPA 13-13R-14-20 Update class.
This One-Day Training seminar will be offered at three locations across the State on consecutive days:
Pooler, GA – Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Perry, GA – Thursday, October 15, 2020
Cartersville, GA – Friday, October 16, 2020
The seminars will be conducted by Ray Vance.
Ray Vance has almost 35 years of experience in the fire protection industry including design, layout, inspections, sales, operations management, training and education.  Ray is the owner of “Fire Design Concepts, LLC”, a fire protection systems design, consulting, training & education company (focusing on in-class training & free-lance design) with clients throughout the United States. Ray is the Past President of GFSA and an independent contract instructor for the NFSA, AFSA, Fire Tech Productions & The Fire Sprinkler Academy.
Please complete the registration below.   If registering more than three employees per company, please repeat registration.

AHJ’s are Invited to these seminars FREE of charge – Yes … FREE…. but, you MUST Register!
GFSA/AFSA member companies may send employees at the value price of $25 per attendee.
Non-member companies may send employees to these seminars at the value price of $50 per attendee.  After Registration CLICK HERE to pay.

It is important to remember that your 2020 GFSA/AFSA Membership must be paid prior to registration. You will be required to enter the date of payment during the registration process, so please obtain that information from your company records prior to beginning the registration process (please do not email or call the GFSA to verify if 2020 membership has been paid). If a current Member of GFSA/AFSA, it will be important to have your membership payment date information ready; otherwise, your registration may be rejected and class spots may not be able to be held for you.
Maximum class sizes are listed below for each location. Each location will only allow 50% occupancy to practice safe distancing and following the 6′ rule. Therefore, these classes will fill quickly….please register as soon as possible.
CDC guidelines will be followed, masks must be worn and temperatures will be taken to ensure the safety of all participants.
Students are encouraged to bring a copy of NFPA 25, 2017 edition and a copy of NFPA 13, 2019 edition with them. Students are responsible for note taking devices and personal food and/or drink (a lunch break will be scheduled with time to quickly visit local fast food restaurants – or bring yourself a packed lunch).
We are working on the possibility of providing a box lunch for registered attendees and will confirm that as classes fill at each location and date.
Thank you for Supporting the GFSA.
Wednesday, October 14th, 2020 (8 am to 5 pm)
The Pooler Fire Station Training Room (25 people maximum)
City of Pooler – Department of Fire-Rescue Services Headquarters
Parking will be across the street from the Fire Station
Thursday, October 15th, 2020 (8 am to 5 pm)
Holiday Inn – Perry GA (478-224-3000)
Conference Room (25 people maximum)
1502 Sam Nunn Blvd., Perry, GA 30169
I-75 at Exit 136 // Parking on location
Friday, October 16th, 2020 (8 am to 5 pm)
Cartersville Fire Department Training Facility (47 people maximum)
195 Cassville Road, Cartersville, GA 30120
Parking on location
Please use the Link to go to our Registration form ….
GFSA – NFPA-25 & 13 Seminars 2020
It is important to remember that your 2020 GFSA/AFSA Membership must be paid prior to registration.  Metro Atlanta Members: $400.00 plus $12.00 service fee with Paypal or Long Distance Dues of $200.00 plus $6.00 service fee with Paypal.
Click Here to pay GFSA membership dues for 2020.
Any questions on the Seminars or Registering please email: