Meeting/Event Information


February 20, 2019

Portable Fire Extinguisher 101
February 20, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
The Century House
997 New Loudon Road
Latham, NY 12110
February Monthly Meeting

$25.00 Single Member Ticket

$35.00 Single Non-Member Ticket

$10.00 Emerging Professional

- Why are they required?

- Where, what kind, and how many do I need?

- What is the required maintenance?

- What are their capabilities and limitations?

- How would I operate one effectively?

- What is it like to use one, hands-on?


Learn the answers to these and other questions from our guest speaker Tom Kretzler,
Owner & President of Albany Fire Extinguisher, at our February Monthly Meeting.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

11:30 A.M. Registration

The Century House


A select group of attendees will get the chance to operate
Tom’s digital fire extinguisher training simulator at the conclusion of the presentation!


Meet Our Presenter:

Thomas K. Kretzler
Owner & President
Albany Fire Extinguisher

Since December of 1992, Tom has served as President of Albany Fire Extinguisher Sales & Service, Inc. located in Albany, NY.  Tom oversees daily operations of the company, which employs a staff of 18.  The company primarily sells, installs and performs service and maintenance of portable fire extinguishers and other fire protection equipment and systems, serving over 6,000 commercial occupancies each year throughout New York’s Capital Region.  Prior to his position as president of the company, Tom worked for many years in the business as a service technician. 


Tom is a Certified Portable Fire Extinguisher Technician, a Life Member of the NFPA and an active Member of the National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors (NAFED). 


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