Extinguishing Systems Used for Special Hazard Fire Supression


Learn how UL’s certification of extinguishing systems used for special hazard fire suppression plays a vital role not only in protecting lives, but also protecting critical locations such as computer clean rooms, archive storages, industrial paint lines, and commercial cooking areas. The eLearning modules illustrate extinguishing system agents and system types, testing methodology, and the value testing and certification brings to building owners, insurers and risk managers.


Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Explain extinguishing systems agents and system types as outlined in NFPA 12, 17, 17A, 2001 and 2010
  • Understand extinguishing systems testing and methodology described in UL 2127, UL 2166, NFPA 12, UL 300, UL 1254 and UL 2775
  • Describe the components used in systems, factory production control, and the certification process and benefits

Target Audience

Multiple roles and levels in an organization including:

  • Compliance Staff
  • Product Designers
  • Product Managers
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • General contractors
  • System Integrators
  • Architect/ Equipment Specifier
  • Authorities having jurisdiction
  • Insurers
  • Building owners

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

UL Knowledge Solutions is authorized by IACET to offer CEUs for these eLearnings; see individual modules for details, and contact your local jurisdiction for CEU recognition.


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Time Requirement


Web-Based Program Varies by module
Priced individually

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