VIFPA Monthly Member Meetings are held via Zoom on the middle Wednesday of each month at 2:30 PM.!
If you don’t have the Zoom link, please contact the Secretary at secretary(at)vifpa.ca and they’ll send one to you.
Welcome Day 1 of BC FireCon, hosted by the Vancouver Island Fire Protection Association in partnership with the Canadian Fire Alarm Association.
Today is focused on “The Lifecyle of a Fire Alarm System.”
|8:15||8:30||Introduction and Chairman’s Address||Colin Greenhalgh, Committee Chair|
|8:30||9:15||Keynote: Building Code Responsibility & New Code 2024||Fire Commissioner Brian Godlonton|
|9:15||9:45||Design: More than just a pretty picture||Amir Tavakoli – AES Engineering|
|9:45||10:15||Permitting: Dot the i’s and cross the t’s||Calvin Gray – Chief, Victoria Building Department|
|10:15||10:45||Break – Join our Exhibitors for Coffee|
|10:45||11:15||Installation||Tim Lindsay – Retired Owner of Cantec Fir|
|11:15||11:45||Verification||Ark Tsisserev – AES Engineering|
|11:45||12:15||Integrated Systems Testing||Tess Espejo – Underwriter’s Laboratories of Canada|
|12:15||13:45||Lunch – Join our Exhibitors for Lunch|
|13:45||14:15||Annual Inspection||Aaron Hutchinson – Troy Life & Fire Safety|
|14:15||14:45||End-Of-Life to Upgrading: Palliative Panel Care||TBA|
|14:45||15:15||Code Changes 2024||TBA|
|15:15||15:45||Break – Join our Exhibitors for Coffee|
|15:45||16:15||Smoke Dampers||Tim Renaud – Honeywell|
|16:15||16:45||AHJ/FD Inspections||Rick Cheung – Ass’t Chief, Vancouver Fire Dept.|
|16:45||17:00||Awards & Honors/ Chairman’s Closing Remarks||Colin Greenhalgh, Committee Chair|
|17:00||17:30||Vendor Tables and Coffee|