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April 18, 2004

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           NEWS AND INFORMATION FOR ENGINEERING TECHNICIANS           
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Issue No. 147   http://etnews.org   mailto:mike@etnews.org   4-18-2004
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Contents
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- News
- ET News Journal
- Job Opportunities
- Fire Alarm Class Schedule
- Comments & Acknowledgements

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NEWS 
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Elderly parents of "Weird Al" Yankovic found dead in Fallbrook ... 
San Francisco Chronicle, CA - Apr 10, 2004
The elderly parents of Grammy-winning recording artist "Weird Al" Yankovic were
found dead in their home, apparently victims of carbon monoxide poisoning ... 
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/news/archive/2004/04/10/state213
9EDT0081.DTL

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FIRE alarm saves sleeping family
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
The parents and their two children, aged seven and 11, were woken by the fire
alarm in a front room of the house in Sunshine about 2.55am (AEST), a ...
http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/04/14/1081838754775.html

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I attended the annual AFAA meeting last week for the 2nd year in a row. If you
ever get a chance to attend, don't pass it up. In addition to the traditional
business meeting, you'll have an opportunity to network with fire alarm industry
leaders at:
  o Pre-event training seminars
  o Industry workshops - UL, FM, NICET, etc.
  o Golf tournament
  o Tradeshow
  o Banquet & awards ceremony 
Next year the AFAA annual meeting will be in Arizona, probably Phoenix, during
the week of April 11, 2005. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend!

I'll see you in Wilmington, DE this week. 
http://www.afaa.org/afaa/PDF/IntFA_Wilmington_April2004.png

Have fun!

Mike
mailto:mike@etnews.org

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ET NEWS JOURNAL 
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ET News Journal is featureless this week due to a busier than usual travel and
seminar schedule. In the meantime, please take a moment to jot down an idea or
two for a future ET News Journal entry and send it to mailto:mike@etnews.org

Thank you for your consideration.

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES 
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Place your "job opportunity" or "seeking employment" ad here. 
mailto:jobs@etnews.org

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FIRE ALARM CLASS SCHEDULE 
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April 20-21, 2004 Wilmington, DE
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Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II) 
http://www.afaa.org/afaa/PDF/IntFA_Wilmington_April2004.png

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April 27-29, 2004 Anaheim, CA
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Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Fire Alarm Systems 
Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II) 
http://www.afaa.org/afaa/PDF/TI_IntFA_Anaheim_Apr2004.pdf

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May 3-5, 2004 Phoenix, AZ
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Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Fire Alarm Systems 
Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II) 
mailto:dmitchell.sales@fsec.net?subject=AZAFAA_Seminars

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May 11, 2004 Buffalo, NY
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Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Fire Alarm Systems 
http://www.afaa.org/afaa/PDF/FASTAI%20Registration04.pdf

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May 18-20, 2004 Cleveland, OH
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Fire Alarm Plan Review Seminar
Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II) 
http://www.afaa.org/afaa/PDF/PR_IntFA_Cleveland_May2004.pdf

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June, 2004 Denver, CO
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Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II)
More information is forthcoming.

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June, 2004 Colorado Springs, CO
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Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II)
More information is forthcoming.

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June 15-17, 2004 Des Moines, IA
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Fire Alarm Plan Review Seminar
Understanding Fire Alarm Requirements of the International Building Code
http://www.afaa.org/afaa/PDF/PR_UCR_DesMoines_Jun2004.pdf

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July 6-8, 2004 Seattle, WA
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Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Fire Alarm Systems 
Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II) 
More information is forthcoming.

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July 13-14, 2004 Chicago, IL
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Advanced Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET III/IV)
More information is forthcoming.

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July 20-22, 2004 Salt Lake City, UT
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Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Fire Alarm Systems 
Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I/II) 
More information is forthcoming.

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