The FCIA Firestop Manual of Practice, 8th Edition (MOP) is the firestop industry’s handbook of accepted firestop knowledge.
In the 8th edition FCIA MOP, you’ll find information on fire-resistance, firestop systems and selection, firestop materials, quality control, project management, firestop inspection, worldwide codes and standards descriptions, plus FCIA’s positions on firestopping issues.
The MOP is a reference document used for your career. It's a study guide for the FM Firestop Exam and the UL-ULC Firestop Exam for those studying to take the exams and be appointed Designated Responsible Individuals (DRIs) at Specialty Firestop Installation Contractors accredited under the FM 4991, Standard for the Approval of Firestop Contractors and/or the UL-ULC Qualified Firestop Contractor programs.
The MOP is used by Special Inspection Agency personnel to become appointed as a Responsible Person when the Agency is accredited per the IAS AC 291 Accreditation of Special Inspection Agencies program.
The FCIA MOP is available to purchase by Specialty Firestop Installation Contractors and Firestop Special Inspection Agencies. FCIA Members purchase the guide at a discounted rate. Not a member? Check out FCIA Membership Benefits and join today.
* FCIA offers a complimentary PDF of the FCIA Firestop Manual of Practice to Architects & Specifiers with Design Firms, Code Officials, Fire Marshals, Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs), Facility Managers, and select others. Inquire today to see if you qualify! *