The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) is a non-profit, international association  representing fire sprinkler contractors, dedicated to the educational advancement of its members and promotion of the use of fire sprinklers.

AFSA was organized in 1981 to provide the open shop fire sprinkler contractor with training, consulting, representation and more services, which AFSA continues to expand. Membership is open to contractors, manufacturers, suppliers, designers and AHJs.

Coming Events

Academy Exams August 2017

August 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

AFSA-FL Fall Conference

September 10 @ 7:00 am - September 14 @ 5:00 pm

AFSA-FL loves our PIEs

AFSA-FL would like to sincerely thank our Partners In Education!

Recent Updates

Footage shows fire climbing up the 86-storey The Torch, a residential building popular with expats in Dubai

Wealthy residents of Dubai's Torch Tower have revealed how they fled from the burning 1,100ft building in just ten minutes [...]

BOAF Calls for Veto of House Bill 1021

Sanford, Fla., June 21, 2017 – The Building Officials Association of Florida have asked Governor Rick Scott to veto House Bill [...]

NFPA News Release Regarding Grenfell Tower

NFPA President Jim Pauley addresses Grenfell Tower fire as evidence of shortfalls in addressing today’s global fire problem   June 21, [...]

Legislation would make major changes to Florida’s building code

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Legislation making major alterations to Florida’s building code got bundled with more than a dozen other changes [...]

What We Do

AFSA acts as a liaison with other national associations involved in fire safety. Working together with government agencies, such as the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the National Fire Protection Association, the Residential Fire Safety Institute, and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition, AFSA helps to create an awareness on the dangers of fire.

Our Partners

Currently, AFSA represents approximately 750 companies and individuals in the United States and throughout the world.AFSA believes that the installation of fire sprinklers could save thousands of lives and billions of dollars lost to fire each year. Increasingly, public officials are realizing this.

Fire Safety Online Continuing Education

If you are looking to continue your fire safety eduction through courses approved by the Fire Safety Board and the Florida State Fire College, now you can take ETI training courses anytime, from anywhere with an Internet connection!

ETI offers online continuing education courses for Fire Protection Contractors, Water Based Inspectors & Fire Equipment Dealers / Permit holders. All courses are approved by the Florida Fire Safety Board (State Fire Marshal’s Office)