CAN/ULC-S – FIRE ALARM SYSTEM VERIFICATION REPORT www. (Form Version ). Page _______of ______. Date: Audit. ULC is pleased to announce the publication of the Fifth Edition of CAN/ULC- S, Standard for. Verification of Fire Alarm Systems. Building codes and fire codes in Canada typically require fire alarm systems to be verified in accordance with CAN/ULC-S and inspected in accordance with .

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Equipment purchased through us is of course serviced through us.

If, however you have an addressable panel from another manufacturer, you will have to contact their service representative in order to make programming changes to the system.

Module Three Module Three finishes by examining the verification procedures for a wide variety of field devices, including those with minimum sound pressure requirements. The reports we issue offer several enhancements over the referenced Canadian Standard and, when required, include an approved version of the cover sheet specified by the City of Vancouver in their Bulletin EL. Consider calling us even if you contemplate employing another agency to perform the verification. For more information you can email us or telephone The British Columbia Building Code references specific minimum sound pressure levels in floor areas as well as in suites of a residential or care occupancy.

Module One Module One begins with an overview of fire alarm systems and the verification process, defining appropriate documentation as well as the verification procedures for field devices and related circuits, data communication links, control units and transponders, and voice communication systems.

Please note that a Verification of the system may be required for any changes that affect the system’s operation. Very often, you can opt to phase the replacement of the conventional field devices over a number of years all such systems are capable of maintaining the existing level of protection in the building for as long as you need and in many hybrid type systems, the existing wiring can be utilized. We provide expert Verification services to all types of fire alarm and extinguishment control equipment as well as extend our services to installations involving renovations or additions of existing equipment regardless of manufacturer.

In most instances involving new equipment, the installing contractor provides this service under the warranty terms that often involves the manufacturer. Fire alarm systems are complex electronic devices that, very often, employ standard off-the-shelf components.


Check with your manufacturer’s representative and your local municipal electrical inspections branch before you initiate such a change. We’ll even troubleshoot the system for you if required and ensure the system is fully functional and ready for programming, Verification and hand-off.

Click here for terms and conditions The Verification of a fire alarm system must take place when the system is first commissioned and is one of the final steps to obtaining an occupancy permit for the building.

Anubis Systems Technologies provides a variety of solutions to fire alarm service companies, contractors, and building owners throughout the Lower Mainland.

CAN/ULC-S | Standards Council of Canada – Conseil canadien des normes

These charges are valid for most Lower Mainland jurisdictions and are posted here as a general guide. UL Knowledge Services accepts the following forms of payment for registration: We can assist your design czn in drafting an alternative measures proposal accepted by many Lower Mainland jurisdictions that will allow the use of a specialized fire alarm control panel designated as a DDRC to perform emergency recall and signalling functions.

Termination – If you’ve never terminated a fire alarm panel before, we can provide the expertise to do so. We’ll make sure what you’re installing conforms both with the fire alarm design, the aforementioned Standard, and meets all of the local ordinances, by-laws, and the Building Code so you’ll have no surprises when it comes time to verify the system.

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These modules will include the following information: How much do you charge for a Fire Alarm Verification? While our primary focus has been on fire alarm Verification and more complex system troubleshooting, we have expanded our service offering in order to meet the needs of some concerned building owners and property managers in the Lower Mainland. We consistently deliver a superior level of technical expertise in services that include termination, troubleshooting, advanced system programming, and communicator installation.

A Verification may be required if a device is replaced or added to the system. UL Knowledge Services workshops are designed for and intended to serve individuals using and relying upon UL services. Anubis Systems Technologies is a full service fire protection equipment service provider. The Verifications we perform are done so without compromise to the applicable Codes or Standards.

Commissioning – CAN/ULC Fire Alarm and Commissioning Standards

Verification takes place when new fire alarm systems are put in place and when additions or modifications are made to existing fire alarm systems. Building Life Safety Audits.


Our number one goal is to provide the best verification service at the best price. What about annual inspections? Objectives Czn completion of this course, you should be able to: For your convenience here are the phone numbers in Vancouver of the different fire alarm system manufacturers and agencies capable of providing this service: Give us a call or email us! While the Code does not provide a method of determining how to document the testing or assist in identifying an individual qualified to do sothe knowledgeable professionals at Anubis Systems Technologies are more than capable of providing both.

It should also be noted that some jurisdictional authorities may have some additional special requirements. In most instances, we’ve been called in to a project ulv a licensed electrical contractor or a fire prevention company but there have been special circumstances where either the building’s owner, a prospective purchaser, or an insurer requires a Verification or an audit of cam existing fire alarm system.

If your building is equipped with a supervised fire alarm system, please make sure to call us first so we can properly assess all the available options. S53 Two Module Two continues by identifying how to verify large scale network systems, power supplies, e537 power supplies, annunciators luc sequential displays, remote trouble signal units, printers, and ancillary device circuits.

In addition, UL Knowledge Services reserves the right to change, caj or cancel any workshop at any time. In the Lower Mainland, it is imperative that reports be submitted in an acceptable format. Mircom All Models Mircom Group. This course is applicable to multiple roles and levels in an organization, including but not limited to: This is the most rigorous of testing procedures the system will have to undergo in it’s lifetime.

We are one of a few agencies that was able to provide Verification service without restriction to panel type or manufacture. Fire Safety and Emergency Planning. UL Knowledge Services reserves the right to limit workshop attendance strictly to the foregoing. For a no obligation survey and quotation on your specific job, please feel free to Contact Us.