Protectowire Distributor Training

The Protectowire Distribution Training Program is designed to provide a broad base of knowledge for the selection and installation of Protectowire Linear Heat Detectors and Control Equipment.
Course Information
Course Information

This course is divided into seven sections. Each is covered by lecture and followed by an optional half-day, hands-on lab.

We cover the following products:

  • Standard PHSC
  • Installation Accessories
  • CTI
  • CTM 530
  • PIM 530
  • FS2000
  • SRP 4×4
  • FiberSystem8000
Day 1: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

8:30am: Welcome & Introduction

8:45am: Protectowire Linear Heat Detection cable –
Characteristics, function, applications
Chemical resistance charts

10:00am: Break

10:15am: CTI – Confirmed Temperature Initiation –
CTM-530 & PIM-530 Interface Modules

11:00am: Presidential Address and Factory Tour

12:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm: FiberSystem 8000 – Fiber Optic Linear Heat Detector
*Overview and Demonstration

2:00pm: Break

2:15pm: FS2000 – Control Panel / SRP4x4

3:30pm End of Session

Day 2: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

8:30am: Application Design

9:00am: Sales & Marketing

10:15am: Break

10:30am: Open book test

12:00pm: Lunch

Optional Hands-on Lab Session*

1:00- 5:00: FS2000 modification, test, and commissioning

  • CTM520 programming and testing
  • Linear heat detection cable installation, splicing, and termination
  • Protectowire zone troubleshooting

* Note: Hands-on portion will run until 5:00pm. Please book flights for Saturday

Dress code: Standard dress code is business casual. Typically, a polo shirt, jeans, and comfortable shoes do the job. Make sure your shoes are closed-toe and avoid wearing shorts during the training to respect safety restrictions in the training lab.

Accommodations: 1620 Hotel, 180 Water St, Plymouth, MA, 02360.

Travel: We expect our trainees to provide their own transportation to and from the hotel. This is typically a 20-minute drive.

You will be responsible for arranging your travel to and from the airport, as well as your flight. Here are the airports we recommend flying into:

• Boston Logan International Airport (BOS): 50 min from Protectowire

• Providence T.F Green Airport (PVD): 1 hour 7 mins from Protectowire

Meals: You won’t go hungry! You’ll enjoy breakfasts, lunches, and plenty of snacks. On the first night of training, we will invite all attendees to join us for a steak and seafood dinner in downtown Plymouth.

Next Available Distributor Training: October 14-15, 2021