Can You Meet the Challenge?

AFSA’s Engineering & Technical Services Department staff present technical challenges here for you and your co-workers. These exercises are also excellent preparation for professional certification tests and may count as CEUs. Check with your certification organization. Answers to this issue’s questions will be presented in the next issue.


The following questions are based on NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2022 edition.

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