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Looking for a Firestop Professional? For the best Firestop Contractors, Associates, Manufacturers, Consultants, Distributors, Reps and more, Member List is the place for you.   From Firestopping Contractors to Special Inspection Agencies, Firestop System Manufacturers to Firestop product Distributors, FCIA Members have the expertise you need.  Also, check out the FM 4991 Approved & UL Qualified Contractors Map.
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FCIA Events

Firestop Contractors International Association is a very active group dedicated to education and promotion of our membership.  In addition to two annual conferences, several educational symposiums and outreach events throughout the year, our group can often be found working trade shows around the globe spreading the word of the 'DIIM' of Firestopping and Effective Compartmentation.

Want to know where to find us next?  Check out these upcoming events!

FCIA Educational Webinar Series
Barrier Management Symposium
FM and UL/ULC Firestop Exams

2017 Upcoming Events


FCIA Education for the Firestop Exams & the FM & UL Firestop Exams

Crowne Plaza Dubai

Dubai, UAE

1 November 2017

Join FCIA for their half-day FCIA Education for the Firestop Exams sessions, followed by the opportunity to write the FM or UL Firestop Exam

Pursue third-party accreditation.  Establish competency for AHJs.  Expand your industry knowledge.

Register today


FCIA Firestop Industry Conference & Trade Show - FIC 2017

Omni Rancho Las Palmas

Palm Springs, CA

November 7-10, 2017

FCIA Firestop Industry Conference & Trade Show - FIC 2017 - features immersive days at the only national event dedicated to the development of the Firestopping & Effective Compartmentation industry..  Your industry.  Your issues.  Your solutions.

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UL/ULC Firestop Exam

Specialty Firestop Contractors and Special Inspection Agencies seeking third-party Accreditation, can begin the process by writing - and passing - the UL/ULC Firestop Examination.  The UL/ULC exams will be offered at least five times in 2017:


FM Firestop Exam

Firestop Contractors and Special Inspection Agencies interested in the FM 4991 Approved or IAS AC 291 Accredtation Programs can begin the process by writing - and passing - the FM Firestop Exam.

The FM Firestop Exam is offered at all FCIA Conferences and Symposiums and will be offered at least five times in 2017:


IFMA World Workplace

George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX

October 18-20, 2017

Lots of imitators. We’re the originator.

IFMA World Workplace is the most all-encompassing learning and networking event on facilities and how to manage them. Immerse yourself in all things FM — from groundbreaking discoveries impacting the industry, to achievable strategies for your daily to-do list. Discover a new way to do it, a different place to source it, a cool tool to fix it or an action plan to solve it. Whatever your “it” is, pursue, perfect or attain it at World Workplace.

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Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Dubai, UAE

21-23 January 2018

20 years of being the premier trade platform for Safety, Security and Fire Protection

Intersec is the leading international platform for the Security, Safety and Fire Protection industries.

The last edition of the show attracted 32,750 visitors from 129 countries, highlighting the show’s global significance within the safety, security and fire protection industries.

Intersec 2018, now in its 20th edition promises to be even bigger - it will present over 1,300 exhibitors who will showcase a truly comprehensive range of products across seven broad sections: Commercial Security, Smart Home, Information Security, Fire & Rescue, Safety & Health, Homeland Security & Policing and Perimeter & Physical Security.

The exhibition takes place from January 21-23, 2018 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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