#138 – Basic Hydraulic Calculation Tips

Math Formulas and Figures

By Jacob Raines We know that learning higher math concepts can make you feel a little queasy. Not knowing the math basics needed for hydraulic calculations is intimidating and lack of confidence on top of that can keep you from advancing to the next level in your career. If you…

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200407 – Inspection & Testing of Fire Sprinkler Systems & Fire Pumps Workshop – Grand Rapids Info Page

Fire Sprinkler & Fire Alarm WorkshopsInspection & Testing of Fire Sprinkler Systems & Fire Pumps Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI

  • April 7 – 9, 2020

    PAYMENT – What does it cover, if you purchased:

  • All-Inclusive Pricing: provides Hands-On Workshop Training, Hotel Room Reservation starting the day before and guaranteed for late arrival, Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks/Drinks, (2) Networking Dinners and Daily Shuttle to/from the training site
  • Non-Inclusive Pricing: provides Hands-On Workshop Training, Lunch and Snacks / Drinks – you are welcome to join the evening group Networking Dinners at your expense
  • REGISTRATION – What you get:

  • 3-Days of Instructor-led Intensive Hands-On Training
  • NFPA 25 standard with Fire Tabs
  • 3 Nights Hotel w/breakfast (reservations made for you!)
  • Daily Transportation to / from class
  • Course Workbook + Flash Drive with Inspection Forms
  • Lunches & Evening Networking Meals
  • Excellent Networking Opportunities
  • Class Certificate – 21 CPD Points
  • A Survival T-shirt
  • TRAINING – Where / When / What do I need:

    5150 Beltway Drive SE | Caledonia, MI 49316

      • CLASS TIME: 8:00 am – 4:15 pm daily, unless we notify you of a change

    • • LAST DAY: Classroom presentation ends by 2:00 pm; Open Lab from 2:00 – 4:15 pm (available, but optional for all students)
      NOTE: All students will leave from the training site to return home – please bring your luggage, vehicle to the workshop on the last day. ONLY if an All-Inclusive student must stay over an additional hotel night on the last day will Fire Tech provide transportation back to the hotel.

    • • DRESS: Dress comfortably for a jobsite; long pants – NO shorts or sleeveless shirts. Steel-toe shoes ONLY when attending a Fire Pumps Workshop ONLY! Reminder: You will be going outside and in an unheated factory – jackets or suitable clothing for COLD weather is advisable when attending during colder months!
    • Departs – 7:45 am, unless we notify you of a change.
      Shuttle service will pick-up All-Inclusive students each morning, meet in hotel lobby – be prompt, shuttle will not wait!


    Drury Inn & Suites – Grand Rapids
    5175 28th Street SE | Grand Rapids, MI 49512 | 616-942-8511

  • Reservation: Begins the day before – Fire Tech will make the reservation and guarantee for late arrival / Check-in: 3:00 pm
  • Room Amenities: Non-Smoking Standard Room w/free daily hot breakfast, Wi-Fi access, indoor / outdoor pools & fitness center, free on-site parking, and free 5:30 – 7:00 pm Kickback + Soda & Popcorn
  • Hotel Requires: All guests are required to provide a personal credit card to cover any incidental charges, i.e. long-distance, movie rentals, etc. during your stay
  • Airport Shuttle: The hotel DOES NOT offer a shuttle service to / from the airport
  • Nearest Airport: Gerald R. Ford International Airport – 4 miles
  • Last Day: Check-out of room BEFORE coming to class!
  • DINNER – When / Where:

  • Reservations: 5:45 pm to 7:15 pm for Days 1 – 2
  • Location: Onsite Workshop Coordinator will provide dinner venue locations during class
  • Transportation:
    5:30 pm – student shuttle pickup from hotel to dinner venue
    7:15 pm – student shuttle pickup from dinner venue and return to hotel
  • QUESTIONS: Please contact our office at (937) 434-3473 or email: workshops@firetech.com