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Retrofit of Ontario Care Facilities and Registered Retirement Homes

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015
  • 11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Toronto Board of Trade, First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario

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Reservations are limited and will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

Pre-paid tickets will be available until Friday, February 6th, 2015!
Registration is closed

SPEAKER:

Jason Ryckman, C.E.T.
Codes & Technical Services Manager
Canadian Automatic Sprinkler Association

Jason Ryckman is a Codes and Technical Service Manager at the Canadian Automatic Sprinkler Association with over 16 years of experience in the fire protection industry. Mr. Ryckman worked as an Engineering Technician, and Senior Project Manager specializing in fire sprinklers for 16 years in the United States and Canada before joining the Canadian Automatic Sprinkler Association in May of 2014. Mr. Ryckman is responsible for codes / standards and technical services across Canada for Fire Sprinkler Contractors, Fire Departments, Building Officials, Sprinkler Manufacturers, Engineers, and Consultants. Mr. Ryckman is a certified engineering technologist and is NICET III certified. Mr. Ryckman is a graduate of the Fire Protection Engineering Technology program at Seneca College.

SYNOPSIS:

This presentation provides attendees with vital information on the Ontario Vulnerable Occupancies Legislation which came into effect on January 1, 2014. The legislation amends the Ontario Fire Code to improve the level of fire safety in existing Care Facilities and Registered Retirement Homes, and requires the installation of Fire Sprinkler Systems in the majority of existing Care Facilities and Registered Retirement Homes. This presentation will provide an overview of the legislation and focus on the technical changes requiring the installation of Fire Sprinkler Systems.

ITINERARY:

11:45 AM to 12:00 PM Registration & Reception
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Presentation & Questions

DRESS CODE:

Business Attire or Jacket and Tie

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