Skip Navigation
Oklahoma State University

FPLC- Analysis and Design of Automatic Sprinkler Systems for High Piled Storage

OSU-Stillwater - $325 per person

$275-Combo Price taken with Hydraulic Calculations of Automatic Sprinkler Systems

Prerequisite:

Prior knowledge of Manual Hydraulic Calculations or Attendance of the Hydraulic Calculations of Automatic Sprinkler Systems.

Course Description:

A recommended follow-up to Hydraulic Calculations, this course examines NFPA 13 requirements for the design of sprinkler system protection of high piled and rack storage. Students are trained to recognize proper design criterion for protection and warehouses. The program emphasizes proper classification of commodities and density selection based on storage heights and arrangements, sprinkler temperature ratings, and the presence or non-presence of in-rack sprinkler types.

  • Elective course for the Fire Protection Certificate Program

Some topics of coverage include:

  • Classification of Commodities
  • Design Densities for High Piled Storage
  • Protection of Plastics
  • Special Definitions
  • Impact of Large Drop and ESFR Sprinklers