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Events Calendar


NFCA 2021 Events

Save the date for NFCA's VIRTUAL Education and Exams for (CAP) Contractor Accreditation Program DRI's and Fireproofing Inspectors & NFCA's ANNUAL FIREPROOFING CONFERENCE.

NFCA VIRTUAL Education & Exams for CAP & UL DRI's, Inspectors - June 21-23, 2021. Registration opens soon! 

[NOTE: NFCA CAP DRI required to become a UL Qualified SFRM Contractor.]

NFCA IN PERSON Education & Exams - October 11-13, 2021


Watch for the October location to be announced in early April, 2021.

The NFCA Fireproofing Education for the SFRM and IFRM Fireproofing Exams is the first step to DRI Status in the NFCA Contractor Accreditation Program, the UL Qualified SFRM Contractor Program, or Inspector Competence. NFCA will also offer the NFCA Fireproofing Education and Exams in-person, in October 2021, prior to the NFCA Fireproofing Educational Conference.  Details coming soon! 


NFCA Free Webinar Series



NFCA FREE Webinar Series -

Mark your calendar for the NFCA 2021 FREE Webinar Series:

Wednesday, April 23, 2021 - "Codes Continued; NFPA and National Building Code of Canada". Register NOW!

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 -

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Want to see previous programs? NFCA Members, visit the Members Only section to check out recordings of last year's programs.  Not a member? Join now


NFCA Free Webinar Series: "Fire-Resistance Standards and the International Building Code"

Rich Walke presents the key parts of ASTM E119, UL 263 and CAN/ULC-S101 for the fire test standards. The acceptance are critical to know and to understand why certain variances should not be allowed. ASTM E119, UL 263 and CAN/ULC-S101 evaluate the fire performance of beams, columns, floors and walls with different acceptance criteria for each. Hear the common 'misinformation' points that we hear from the field and key questions to ask for building code compliance for new construction and existing buildings. Click here to view the webinar recording.  Click here to view the slide presentation only.

NFCA FREE Webinar Series: "NFCA on NFCA’s CAP, UL QSFRMCP and Special Inspections"

Structural fire-resistance achieved through fireproofing helps keep buildings supported during fire. It’s important that the tested and listed systems be installed in accordance with the listing and the manufacturers installation instructions. Learn about NFCA’s Contractor Accreditation Programs, UL’s newly relaunched Qualified SFRM Contractor Program, and the International Building Code’s statements about Special Inspection – plus the changes NFCA provided in the IBC 2021 Code.  Click here to view the webinar recording.  Click here to view the slide presentation only.