2-16-10 Firestopping program flyer by gmq15607


									                        REGISTRATION                                                               Wisconsin Healthcare
Program Registration Fee $150.00                                                                  Engineering Association
 Early Bird Fee for WHEA Members
 If you are a WHEA member, you may take
      advantage of this “members only”
    registration fee until February 2.                                                             FIRESTOPPING
The registration fee covers the cost of the
program, refreshments, lunch and materi-
als. Online registrations only at
                                                                                                   & FIRE/SMOKE
www.whea.com. A registration confirma-
tion/invoice will be emailed to you once you
register. If you do not receive this confir-
                                                                                                    DAMPERS -
mation within one week after registering,
contact the WHEA Administrative Assis-                                                                INSPECTION,
tant. The registration fee must be paid in
full by the start of the program. Credit cards
accepted. Walk-ins are discouraged and
                                                                                                  MAINTENANCE AND
are not guaranteed program materials.                                                              RECORDKEEPING
                                                   Wisconsin Healthcare Engineering Association

A non-refundable charge of $50 will be made
for any cancellations made after February 9,
2010. There will be no refunds after the start
                                                                                                     February 16, 2010
of the program. If the program is cancelled,
refund is limited to the program fee.                                                                    Wintergreen Resort and
                                                                                                             Conference Center
                                                                                                              Wisconsin Dells, WI
                                                   Hortonville WI 54944

                                                   218 Emily Way

Wintergreen Resort & Conference Center
60 Gasser Rd, Lake Delton, WI                                                                                      Sponsored By:
A block of rooms has been set aside for the
night before (2/15) for the attendees of this
program. Call 1-800-648-4765 and mention
“WHEA Firestop Program” to get a dis-
counted rate. Directions: Exit 92 off I-90/94,
take Hwy 12 west to first stop light, take left,
1 block down on left.                                                                                    Online registration at
              COURSE CONTENT                    COURSE CONTENT (continued)                     PROGRAM PRESENTERS

This program will begin with a compe-       safety dampers will be reviewed. In ad-   Jeremy Brang, Territory Manager,
tency-based training program on             dition, we will cover common mistakes     Specified Technologies Inc. (STI)
Firestop. Firestop products are highly      associated with life safety damper in-    STI has become well known for understand-
dependent on proper design and instal-      stallation and troubleshooting of inop-   ing of the life safety requirements in hospi-
lation for success in an actual fire.       erable life safety dampers.               tals and how changes in the Joint Commis-
They are the only code required life-                                                 sion effect planning of facility projects. An
safety item installed by every trade.                                                 addition to implementing firestop programs
This program was created In response                     PROGRAM AGENDA               and product solutions to meet the unique
to the growing demand for training.                                                   needs of healthcare including compliance
This basic competency course is an in-                                                with the Joint Commission, code compli-
service training and includes an exam.                                                ance, infection control, and patient privacy.
Certificates will be issued for those        7:45 - 8:30     Registration
who pass, which expire every two                                                      Michael G. Kluck, Product Manager-
                                             8:30 - 10: 00   Firestop
years. This course is excellent for de-                                               Life Safety Dampers, Greenheck Corp.
signers, installers, code compliance        10:00 - 10:15    Morning Break            Michael has a Bachelor of Science degree
officers and anyone seeking a basic         10:15 - 11:30    Firestop                 in Environmental Engineering from the Uni-
understanding of firestopping. This pro-                                              versity of Wisconsin-Platteville. He has 10
gram is non-proprietary to specific                                                   years of experience in sales, marketing,
brands. It will include the following:                       LUNCH                    and applications at Greenheck starting as a
                                                         11:30 - 12:30                Product Specialist in the Fan and Vent
                                                                                      group before transferring to a similar role in
•   How firestop works
                                                                                      the Damper group and working up to his
•   How firestop is tested                                     PM
                                                                                      current position. Michael's responsibilities
•   Fire protection fundamentals            12:30 - 1:30     Firestop                 include managing the life safety damper
•   Firestopping penetrations                                                         product line and applications for those
                                             1:30 - 1:45     Afternoon Break          products while focusing on top-line growth
•   Fire rated construction                                                           in the mechanical rep channels and steer-
                                             1:45 - 3:00     Fire & Smoke Dampers
•   Construction joints                                                               ing the market segment team in customer
•   Perimeter fire containment               3:00 - 3:30     Question & Answer        support, case studies, product develop-
                                                                                      ment, promotions and profitability. Michael
We will finish up with a demonstration                                                is a member of NFPA, AMCA and ASHRAE
of the proper installation of Underwrit-            FOR MORE INFORMATION              as well as a corresponding member of
ers Laboratories (UL) approved life                                                   ASHRAE TC5.6 Control of Fire and Smoke.
safety dampers as well as optional         Questions may be directed to:              Michael has presented numerous topics
                                                                                      involving Dampers at AMCA and ASHRAE
ease of use installation methods avail-    Jane Bruvold                               Technical Seminars. Michael has also pre-
able for Greenheck life safety damp-       WHEA Administrative Assistant              sented seminars on Dampers both domesti-
ers. Inspection requirements of life       920-779-9167 bruvold@sbcglobal.net         cally and Internationally.

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