AFSA Virginia Chapter
Activities of the Virginia Chapter
Five meetings a year
February 6, 2018
April 3, 2018
June 5, 2018 in Fredericksburg, Virginia
October 16, 2018
November 13, 2018—Holiday Mixer
Hold an information mixer each year to explain AFSA to prospective members.
We hold a Trade Show every other year with the next show in 2019.
Burn Survivors Foundation supporting the Central Virginia Burn Camp and the Old Dominion Firefighters Burn Foundation to be held on October 17, 2018 at the Williamsburg National Golf Club in Williamsburg, Virginia
Annual Golf Tournament—24 years—raised $892,400.00
One being planned in 2018 in Fredericksburg Virginia for Hope House.
Education of Industry
Weekly e-mail communication to all members
Program at each meeting
Vendor presentation at each meeting
Hold Annual Full Day Seminars for Training and NICET re-certification points
Next March 2018
Hold Bi-annual free ½ day Seminar for Training and NICET re-certification points, with the next free Seminar being in 2019.
Work with the State Fire Marshalls office on Sprinkler issues
Work with the Virginia Board for Contractors on licensing issues for Sprinkler Contractors
Work with the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development on Building Code issues
Work with local Fire Departments on Side by Side Burns
Promote the Fire Sprinkler Industry and the expansion of Residential Sprinklers
Assist our Sprinkler Contractor issues in using National AFSA services and on local issue they may have on various Industry issues