Suction Piping and Appurtenances - Basic

Connecting the water supply to the fire pump is the suction piping.  This lesson will review the details in NFPA 20 for the suction piping.  Specifically, the sizing of suction piping, acceptable fittings, and permitted devices for the suction piping will be reviewed.  The importance of laminar flow along with positive pressure will also be discussed.  


Approved for Contractor I, II, III and Waterbased Inspectors.


Each online class has a short quiz at the end of the video. Participants must pass the quiz prior to receiving their CEUs and certificate. Participants have FOUR opportunities to pass the quiz. If the quiz is not passed by the fourth attempt, the participant will be required to purchase the class again and pass the quiz to receive the CEUs and certificate.


Type: Archived
Running time: 90 min
CEUs: 1.5


Member: $50
Nonmember: $100
AHJ: $30

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Note: To obtain CEUs for online courses, you will be required to pass a brief quiz at the conclusion of the class.