Inspection Techniques

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Training Bulletin (Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Help) Date
Equipment Safety Issues (PDF, 569 Kb) 6/17/14
Conducting Thorough Preoccupancy Inspections (PDF, 538 Kb) 6/10/14
Fuel Dispenser Emergency Shut-Off Valves (PDF, 543 Kb) 5/27/14
Emergency and Standby Power Types and Classifications (PDF, 562 Kb) 5/20/14
Understanding Emergency and Standby Power Levels (PDF, 549 Kb) 5/13/14
Ductile Iron Pipe (PDF, 500 Kb) 7/9/13
Nonsparking Tools (PDF, 497 Kb) 4/9/13
A Day at the Fair (PDF, 569 Kb) 3/12/13
Pressure-Vacuum Vent Maintenance (PDF, 451 Kb) 12/25/12
Egress Door Hardware Considerations (PDF, 475 Kb) 12/4/12
Job Site Coordination (PDF, 451 Kb) 11/27/12
Arrangement and Operation of LP-Gas Transfer Systems (PDF, 475 Kb) 11/6/12
Aerosol Products in Retail Displays (PDF, 497 Kb) 10/23/12
Weight of Aerosol Container Contents (PDF, 522 Kb) 10/16/12
Online Learning Opportunities (PDF, 167 Kb) 9/25/12
Floor Covering Fire Tests (PDF, 850 Kb) 9/18/12
Wall and Ceiling Covering Flame Spread Classifications (PDF, 185 Kb) 9/11/12
Forward Full Testing for Water-Based Fire Protection Systems (PDF, 427 Kb) 3/13/12
Spray Booth Exhaust Ducts (PDF, 406 Kb) 1/17/12
Fire-Resistive Construction Repairs (PDF, 390 Kb) 1/10/12
Sprinkler Clearances and Storage (PDF, 384 Kb) 1/3/12
Technical Assistance (PDF, 382 Kb) 12/27/11
Attention to Detail (PDF, 363 Kb) 11/8/11
Wood Stove Safety (PDF, 375 Kb) 11/1/11
Fire Extinguisher Training Programs (PDF, 365 Kb) 8/16/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Combustible Dust "Material Groups" Examples (Part 10) (PDF, 364 Kb) 7/12/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Gas and Vapor "Material Group Characteristics" (Part 9) (PDF, 479 Kb) 7/5/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Gas and Vapor "Material Group Characteristics" (Part 8) (PDF, 354 Kb) 6/28/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Gas and Vapor "Material Groups" (Part 7) (PDF, 358 Kb) 6/21/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Class II and III Examples (Part 6) (PDF, 424 Kb) 6/14/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Class I Examples (Part 5) (PDF, 350 Kb) 6/7/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Combustible Dusts and Fibers Divisions (Part 4) (PDF, 356 Kb) 5/31/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" Flammable Vapors and Gases (Part 3) (PDF, 365 Kb) 5/24/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" (Part 2) (PDF, 334 Kb) 5/17/11
Electrical "Classified Locations" (Part 1) (PDF, 351 Kb) 5/10/11
Fire Protection System Repairs (PDF, 336 Kb) 5/3/11
Standpipes in Marinas and Boatyards (PDF, 310 Kb) 2/1/11
Commercial-Type Hood and Duct Inspections and Cleaning (PDF, 300 Kb) 1/25/11
Smoking Regulations for Fire Safety (PDF, 394 Kb) 1/11/11
Hot Work Operations (PDF, 330 Kb) 1/4/11
Open Flames Devices on Balconies (PDF, 286 Kb) 12/21/10
Weather-related Preparations (PDF, 286 Kb) 11/30/10
Inspecting Dry Chemical Fire Suppression Systems (PDF, 240 Kb) 9/28/10
Flushing Underground Fire Protection Water Mains (PDF, 268 Kb) 7/20/10
Fueled Equipment Indoors (PDF, 233 Kb) 7/13/10
Overcurrent Protection Devices… or Not (PDF, 227 Kb) 6/8/10
Attachment Plugs (PDF, 226 Kb) 6/1/10
“Approved,” “Certified,” “Listed,” and “Labeled” Explained (PDF, 229 Kb) 5/25/10
Primer on Bonding and Grounding (PDF, 208 Kb) 5/4/10
Electrical Conductors in Junction Boxes (PDF, 285 Kb) 4/13/10
Unprotected Attic Storage (PDF, 194 Kb) 2/2/10
Historic Fire Protection Features (PDF, 246 Kb) 6/23/09
Fire Detection Device Placement Beneath Ceilings (PDF, 230 Kb) 6/16/09
What's Wrong with this Picture? (PDF, 195 Kb) 6/2/09
Keeping Electrical Motors Clean (PDF, 218 Kb) 5/26/09
Housekeeping (PDF, 273 Kb) 12/16/08
Saying it Correctly (PDF, 222 Kb) 11/25/08
Safeguarding Roofing Operations (PDF, 414 Kb) 8/18/08
Fire Hydrant Marking Schemes (PDF, 411 Kb) 8/12/08
Fire Hydrant Inspection and Test Frequency (PDF, 279 Kb) 8/5/08
Clearances from Heat-Producing Appliances (PDF, 255 Kb) 7/29/08
Flame Treatments for Tents, Canopies, and Membrane Structures (PDF, 113 Kb) 4/29/08
Inspecting Sprinkler Alarm Valves (PDF, 126 Kb) 4/22/08
Fire Lane Identification (PDF, 124 Kb) 4/15/08
Nonmetallic Waste Containers (PDF, 124 Kb) 2/19/08
Fire Sprinkler Inspectors Tests 2/6/08
Holiday Season Decorative Vegetation (PDF, 131 Kb) 12/04/07
Building Danger Signs (PDF, 119 Kb) 11/20/07
Sprinkler Testing (PDF, 154 Kb) 10/9/07
Decorative Materials Other than Vegetation (PDF, 122 Kb) 9/18/07
Tank Pressure Testing (PDF, 153 Kb) 7/17/07
Premise Identification (PDF, 130 Kb) 7/10/07
Electrical Safety (PDF, 129 Kb) 7/3/07
Access to Fire Protection Equipment (PDF, 123 Kb) 6/26/07
Workmanlike Manner (PDF, 120 Kb) 6/19/07
Spray Booth Aggregate Area in the International Fire Code® (PDF, 121 Kb) 5/8/07
Preventing Freeze-up Impairments (PDF, 121 Kb) 2/20/07
Heat and Smoke Vent Testing (PDF, 108 Kb) 7/11/06
Clearance Beneath Sprinklers (PDF, 120 Kb) 7/4/06
Fire Safety Programs During Construction (PDF, 144 Kb) 6/13/06
Sprinkler Main Drain Tests (PDF, 109 Kb) (Watch Video) 4/11/06
Verifying Means of Egress (PDF, 122 Kb) 3/7/06