CFPE General Knowledge Online Training

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  • Description

    The CFPE General Knowledge Online Training provides an overview of select requisite knowledge for the five major domains and job performance requirements found in the 2014 edition of NFPA 1031, Standard for Professional Qualifications Fire Inspector and Fire Plan Examiner.

    You need to take this course as a building block of learning to understand the basics of a CFPE.

    Specifically, you will learn the basics of a typical plan set and the various aspects involved with plans and shop drawings. Using an online version of a magnifying glass, you will learn to read and interpret plans at a basic but detailed level and determine occupancy and construction classification based on the applicable standards. Lastly, you will learn how to determine the fire rating of construction components in a plan set and determine compliance with a building's construction classification.

    The course will make use of learner-driven and interactive exercises, site plans, short videos, and code documents to impart information, allow practice, and reinforce learning in preparation for the CFPE exam.

    Upon completion you should be able to:

    • Describe the components of a typical plan set
    • Identify the typical symbols used on plans and drawings in the jurisdiction
    • Interpret basic plans, floor plans, and shop drawings
    • Describe the types of occupancy and/or construction classification defined by applicable codes and standards
    • Determine the occupancy and/or construction classification of the building or space
    • Determine the fire rating of construction components depicted on a set of plans
    • Determine compliance of a building's construction classification

     

    Who Will Benefit:
    Anyone with the roles and responsibilities of fire plan examiner: fire service professionals, code officials, AHJs, insurance professionals, and others expected to maintain this certification as part of their employment requirements.

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Complete this course and qualify for 0.1 CEU. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be prompted to download the CEU certificate directly from the course site.

    Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before registering.

     

    Group Training:
    For more information or to receive a price quote for NFPA group training,
    please call 877-336-3280 or e-mail: grouptraining@nfpa.org.

  • Certification Learning Paths

    Whether for your personal growth or for the growth of your entire organization, NFPA® Learning Paths can help plot a successful journey to advanced certifications. This new series of web-based training is specifically designed to help you feel confident in the subject matter of the certification exam. The training process is delivered conveniently and remotely online so you can get it all done on your own terms, at your own pace.

    Current online training Learning Paths:

    • Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS®) Learning Path
      The CFPS Learning Path is designed to be used in conjunction with the Fire Protection Handbook®. Candidates may only bring an original print copy of the NFPA Fire Protection Handbook, 20th edition, to the exam. If you do not already own the Fire Protection Handbook, it is available to purchase through the online catalog or at a local book distributor.
    • Certified Fire Plan Examiner (CFPE) Learning Path
      The CFPE Learning Path is designed to be used in conjunction with NFPA 1, Fire Code, 2018 edition; NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2016 edition; NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code®, 2016 edition; and NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®, 2018 edition. Candidates may only bring an original print copy of the books to the exam. If you do not already own them, they are available to purchase through the online catalog or at a local book distributor.
    • Certified Fire Inspector I (CFI-I) Learning Path

      The CFI-I Learning Path is designed to be used in conjunction with the 2015 and 2018 NFPA code sets which include: NFPA 1, Fire Code, (2015 or 2018 edition); NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, (2013 or 2016 edition); NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems, (2014 or 2017 edition); NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code,® (2013 or 2016 edition); and NFPA 101,® Life Safety Code,® (2015 or 2018 edition). Candidates are encouraged to check with their jurisdiction to verify which code set is appropriate.The Certification Exam is applicable to either the 2015 or the 2018 code set. Candidates may only bring an original print copy of the books to the exam. If you do not already own them, they are available to purchase through the online catalog or at a local book distributor.

  • Terms & Specifications for Online Training

    Terms:

    • Course Tuition: The course tuition is due and payable before starting each module.
    • Expiration: Participants will need to take the online courses or series within 180 days.
    • CEUs: You earn 0.1 CEU for each learning hour. To verify total numbers of CEUs for a course or a series, please check the Description tab. Upon successful completion of a course or a series, participants will be able to download the CEUs certificate directly from the website. Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization.
    • Online Training is non-refundable.

    Specifications:

    • For optimal online course performance, please use Google Chrome or Firefox® as your web browser. If you encounter any technical difficulty, check to make sure that cookies, javascript support and Adobe Flash are enabled.

     

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