CFPS Capstone

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  • Description

    The exercise of applying learned knowledge and skills provides context for helping to achieve rote memorization. The Certified Fire Protection Specialist CFPS Learning Path Capstone Online Training offers three interactive, scenario-based activities from the perspectives of an engineer designer, a risk expert, and fire services professional. In each activity, participants must correctly answer challenging questions to complete goals ranging from approving a proposal and conducting a thorough risk assessment to determining special equipment purchases and reviewing fire protection plans for a construction project.

    Scenario 1 Objectives:

    • Classify occupancy based on occupant characteristics according to NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®
    • Classify ratings for openings, doors, and windows
    • Identify means of egress requirements for a given occupancy
    • Identify best practices of detection and alarm systems.
    • Classify occupancy hazards.
    • Determine suppression systems best suited for IT fire protection and safety.

    Scenario 2 Objectives:

    • Describe the components involved in a fire hazard analysis (FHA).
    • Classify flammable and combustible liquids.
    • Recall fire hazard aerosol classification characteristics.
    • Assess good housekeeping practices for building care and maintenance.
    • Use refrigerant safety group classifications to determine level of flammability and toxicity.
    • Select the correct designation of materials-handling equipment given location and occupancy.
    • Identify characteristics associated with the three categories of penetration sealing (through-penetration firestop systems, perimeter fire containment systems, and joint systems).

    Scenario 3 Objectives:

    • Identify NFPA® documents associated with the procurement, inspection, and care of fire apparatus and equipment.
    • Recall fire department apparatus, equipment, and their characteristics.
    • Recall basic features associated with pre-incident planning process.
    • Identify best practices for handling fire hazards on construction sites.
    • Identify factors involved with water supply requirements for public water supply systems.
    • Interpret tabular data to calculate fire flow.
    • Identify occupant load factors when evaluating egress design.
    • Identify features and characteristics of special hazards as they relate to the use of gaseous fire-extinguishing agents.

     

    Who Will Benefit:
    Anyone involved in reducing fire loss, either physical or financial: risk managers, loss control specialists, fire officers, fire marshals, fire inspectors, safety managers, fire protection consultants, designers, engineers, code enforcers, facility managers, and others who have responsibilities dealing with the application of fire safety, protection, prevention, and suppression technologies

    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.

    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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