Fire and Life Safety Plans Review N0132

Fire Prevention: Technical
Delivery type 6-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation ACE has not yet reviewed this course.
CEU’s 2.6
Student pre-course materials

http://nfa.usfa.dhs.gov/nfa/pre-course/ PDF

Training Specialist

Woody Stratton
woody.stratton@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1380

Upcoming offerings

September 21, 2015 - October 26, 2015 | September 21 - 26, 2015 | February 22 - 27, 2016 | View more

Course description

Contact your State fire training director to schedule the course in your area.**

This course will assist the student in verifying that construction documents comply with applicable building and fire codes for fire protection and life-safety requirements.

Subjects addressed in the course include site plan reviews for emergency apparatus access, water supply, and hydrants for fire protection; review of architectural drawings for construction requirements, means of egress for life safety, and fire-resistive compartmentalization; evaluation of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), evaluation of exit illumination and emergency power supplies, and assessment of the need for built in fire protection systems and smoke control/management systems.

Selection criteria

Individuals who are, or expect to be, responsible for verifying code compliance of construction documents from a fire protection standpoint.

NOTE: Local jurisdictions are encouraged to submit applications of both their fire and building plans examiners to attend a course together if both meet the selection criteria. Priority selection will be given for up to five pairs of such officials per course offering. Applications must be submitted together, be approved and signed by the head of the sponsoring organization, with a cover letter indicating that they are applying as a team. Students who have taken Plans Review for Inspectors R102 will not be admitted to this course.

Prerequisites

1) ICS 100 and ICS 200 level training. Preferred courses are Q462 and Q463 available through NFA Online at www.usfa.dhs.gov/nfa/nfaonline. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training. For the Fire Official: Certification as Fire Inspector I by ICC, NFPA, individual State fire trianing organization or individual State fire marshal's Office; or completion of NFA's Fire Inspection Principles course and 18 months subsequent experience. For the Building Official: Completion of Fire Inspection Principles and 18 months subsequent experience; OR Certification as Commercial Building Inspector or Commercial Plans Examiner by ICC, NFPA, or individual State fire training organization or building technology degree or certificate from an accredited community college.

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
September 21, 2015 - October 26, 2015 Cancelled Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Mark P. Salafia
Program Manager
Connecticut Fire Academy
(860) 627-6363
Mark.Salafia@ct.gov

Bill Guindon
Director
Maine Fire Service Institute
(207) 844-2076
bguindon@smccme.edu

Course coordination plan
Apply September 21 - 26, 2015 Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Mark P. Salafia
Program Manager
Connecticut Fire Academy
(860) 627-6363
Mark.Salafia@ct.gov

Bill Guindon
Director
Maine Fire Service Institute
(207) 844-2076
bguindon@smccme.edu

Course coordination plan
Apply February 22 - 27, 2016 Forsth, Georgia

Rodney Pickle
PST III
Georgia Fire Academy
(478) 993-4392
rpickle@gpstc.org

Jeff Dean
Manager
Georgia Fire Academy
(478) 993-4670
jdean@gpstc.org

Course coordination plan
Apply February 29, 2016 - March 5, 2016 Tucson, Arizona

Bob Hansen
CEO
Arizona State Training Committee, Center for Fire Service of Excellence
(602) 739-3007
Bobsock@aol.com

Jeff Johnston
Certification and Testing Coordinator
AzCFSE
(623) 333-6502
jeff.johnston@azcfse.org

Donald P. Garcia
Division Chief
Northwest Fire District Training Center
(520) 887-1010
dgarcia@northwestfire.org

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None
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