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Inspection and Testing of Water-Based Systems Performance Measures

Level I Performance Measures

 0304-1101

 maintain personal safety on the jobsite.

 0304-1102

 follow verbal or written instructions, obtaining information when needed.

 0304-1103

 locate basic information in NFPA 25.

 0304-1104

 reliably identify equipment commonly used in inspecting and testing water-based systems.

 0304-1105

 reliably identify components commonly used in water-based systems.

 0304-1106

 identify physical damage to components of water-based systems.

 0304-1107

 confirm that control valves are in the correct position.

 0304-1108

 determine whether existing signage is properly attached and legible.

 0304-1109

 accurately record inspection and testing data in the field.

 0304-1110

 responsibly use tools and equipment per thier design.

 0304-1111

 effectively communicate with supervisor or co-workers.

 

Level II Performance Measures

 0304-3101

 plan a sequence of inspection and testing tasks that efficiently meet the requirements of codes and   standards

 0304-3102

 determine the age of different types of installed sprinklers

 0304-3103

 determine the presence of foreign material in opened pipes by visual inspection.

 0304-3104

 read and interpret fire protection plans, acceptance reports, and inspection and testing reports.

 0304-3105

 conduct pre-inspection meetings that acquire sufficient information for complete and accurate   inspections.

 0304-3106

 conduct inspections and tests without unnecessary disruption to the client’s work processes.

 0304-3107

 conduct and report on a fire pump churn test without immediate supervision.

 0304-3109

 work within the scope and limitations of the role of the inspector (avoiding evaluations based on   design standards while performing NFPA 25-compliant inspection and testing activities).

 0304-3110

 conduct post-inspection meetings that convey complete and accurate information to the   owner/representative

 0304-3111

 follow regulations for personal and/or crew safety.

 0304-3112

 manage the discharge from flow tests to avoid property damage or work disruption.

 0304-3113

 conduct and report on inspection, testing, and maintenance activities conducted on wet or dry water-based systems without immediate supervision.

 

Level III Performance Measures

 0304-5101

 assure that inspection and testing team members have the qualifications, knowledge, and tools to     properly complete assigned jobs.

 0304-5102

 identify the presence of special systems such as foam, water mist, or ultra-high speed water spray.

 0304-5103

 create the flow required for various tests.

 0304-5104

 manage the discharge from flow tests to avoid property damage or work disruption.

 0304-5108

 identify and test various types and configurations of detection systems that cause the activation
 of pre-action and deluge systems.

 0304-5109

 complete formal reports on a variety of testing and inspection activities that clearly and accurately   present and interpret the results to the designated parties.

 0304-5110

 use test equipment to accurately measure water flow.

 0304-5111

 follow regulations for personal and/or crew safety.

 0304-5112

 identify potential and real hazards in inspection, testing, and maintenance activities.

 0304-5113

 maintain personal safety on the jobsite.