Southeast HPBA Annual Conference

June 6-8, 2018

Registration Fees:

Registration Fees – Includes Thursday Evening “Chihuly Night at the Biltmore House” Dale Chihuly is a world renowned glass artist.

Registration – $99.00 per person

Registration with Education – $150.00 per person (NFI Testing not included. See below for NFI Pricing & Registration)

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Hearth Education NFI Reviews

Hearth Design Specialist (NEW)

NFI Gas Review

NFI Wood Review

You must register for the NFI exam by April 26, 2018

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Alternatively, by contacting Cindy at cindy@sehpba.org   

Check out Education Schedule for Classes being offered below.

Location:

DoubleTree by Hilton Asheville – Biltmore

115 Hendersonville Road

Asheville, NC 28803 

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Schedule of Events

 

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

7:00 AM – Registration

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM   NFI Reviews Gas, Wood, Hearth Design Specialist

Box Lunch provided for Review Classes

4:30 PM Exams

6:30 PM  – 8:30 PM Board Meeting

Enjoy the Evening Dining in Asheville on your own

 

Thursday, June 7, 2018

8:00 AM – Registration

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Classes (Refer to Education Schedule)

4:45 PM  – Meet and Greet – Vendor Area Opens – Dinner

6:30 PM  – Depart to Biltmore House (transportation not included)

 

Friday, June 8, 2018

9:00 AM-12:30 PM Classes (Refer to Education Schedule)

12:30 PM -1:30 PM Lunch

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM Guest Speakers:

Amie Ryan, HPBA Chairperson, Ryan Bros. Chimney Sweeping, Inc. Rachel Feinstein, Senior Manager, HPBA Government Affairs

3:30 – Reception including Beer Tasting from local Microbreweries, Vendor Area Open

Enjoy the Evening Dining In Asheville on your own

 

Education Class Schedule

6-Jun Time Class Speaker
8:00 to 3:00 NFI Gas Tom Parks
8:00 to 3:00 NFI Wood Tom Albert
8:00 to 3:00 NFI Pellet Video
8:00 to 3:00 Hearth Design Specialist Trent Simmons
7-Jun Time Class Speaker
9:00 to 10:30 Drones — What they can and cannot do Patrick Tinsley
9:00 to 10:30 Hands-on Millivolt Wise/Simmons
10:30 to 10:45 Break
10:45 to 12:15 Drones — Legal implications Erin Peterson
10:45 to 12:15 Hands-on Millivolt Wise/Simmons
12:15 to 1:15 Lunch
1:15 to 2:45 Company culture Jerry Isenhour
1:15 to 2:45 Hands-on Electronic ignition Parks/Wise
2:45 to 3:00 Break
3:00 to 4:30 Safety plan implementation and employee compliance Trent Simmons
3:00 to 4:30 Hands-on Electronic ignition Parks/Wise
8-Jun Time Class Speaker
9:00 to 10:30 Grill maintenance/cleaning Ross Johnson
9:00 to 10:30 Gas pipe sizing Tom Parks
10:30 to 10:45 Break
10:45 to 12:15 Hearth design Randy Morris (Napoleon)
10:45 to 12:15 CPR Chris Laramore