Key Points In Firestopping

This Live Event happened on January 23, 2019 (12:00pm - 1:00pm PST)

Key Points in Firestopping will outline what firestop is and how it is installed using a UL system. The course will cover code specific language and give attendees numerous examples of major issues related to firestop applications as well a variety of installation options for compliant firestop.

Keith Sanford is a Field Engineer with Specified Technologies Inc. (STI) who works with design professionals to make firestopping easy and limit clients’ liability through documentation excellence. Keith is a PE (Professional Engineer) who believes in the importance of firestopping, a belief that solidified after a personal experience in the aftermath of a major fire.

Learning Objectives

  1. What is Firestopping
  2. What do the codes require
  3. Understanding UL Systems
  4. Major issues and examples


1 AIA LU/Elective