K&A Seminars Hazardous Materials – MAQ, Control Area, H-Occupancy

July 21st, 2014

Klausbruckner & Associates is announcing the seminar “Hazardous Materials – MAQ, Control Area, H-Occupancy” for Wednesday November 12th 2014. Presented are basic fire and building code hazardous materials classifications, use of MAQs (Maximum Allowable Quantities), use of control areas in buildings, as well as separation concepts.

Exceptions for M Occupancies and references in the codes are provided. Major construction features when MAQs are exceeded (i.e. H-Occupancy) are reviewed in detail.

The seminar will be part of the Southern California Fire Prevention Officer’s meeting. Everyone is welcome to attend. Just register for the meeting on the Web page: http://www.firepreventionofficers.org/. The meeting is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Lunch is provided.

The seminar is targeted to provide a basic understanding of:

  • Fire and Building Code Hazardous Materials Classifications
  • Use Of MAQs (Maximum Allowable Quantities)
  • Hazardous Materials Effect on Occupancy Classification
  • Control Area Concepts, Separation Concepts
  • Exceptions for M Occupancies
  • Different H-Occupancy Classifications

Also discussed are:

  • Hazardous Materials Code Changes To The 2015 IFC
  • Special topics: Asphyxiation, Classified Electrical, Distilleries

For more event details, please see Section Upcoming Seminars

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