Certified Fire Inspector I Training (with Optional Certification Exam)

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  • Description

    This Fire Inspector training is designed to help you prepare to take the Fire Inspector I certification exam. The NFPA® Fire Inspector I certification is now Pro Board recognized. At NFPA, we understand how important your credibility is with your employers, your peers and the public you serve. That's why, as the code and standard developer and publisher, we offer this certification that signifies you have the experience, education and knowledge it takes to handle the responsibilities of your job.

    The course will familiarize participants with:

    • The responsibilities of a fire inspector and the knowledge required to perform the job
    • The use and application of NFPA codes and standards
    • Fire and life safety principles and how they are applied
    • Requirements associated with the storage, handling and use of flammable and combustible liquids and gases
    • Requirements associated with the storage, handling and use of hazardous materials
    • Requirements for fire alarm and suppression systems

    The program is based on the job requirements found in NFPA 1031: Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner, 2014 Edition.


    Important Details:

    Price: includes four days of instruction, student workbook, applicable codes and standards, and a proctored exam (if applicable) – along with morning coffee each day and lunch Monday through Thursday.

    Price with the exam included:  includes four days of training and an exam on the fifth day. The exam cost is included. (NOTE: The registrant must complete an application and send it to the NFPA Certification Department 4 weeks prior to the exam date. Please see the certification page at www.nfpa.org/certification for an application.)

    Price without the exam: 4 days of training. The exam cost of $350 is not included and the registrant would have the option of signing up to take the exam at a later date at a computer-based testing location (see the certification page at www.nfpa.org/certification for an application).

    Note: If you wish to register for this course and certification exam, you must register a minimum of 4 weeks before the class date in order for NFPA to have time to order the examinations. 4 weeks before the class start, NFPA will remove the option to schedule the exam and you will only be able to register for the course after that time. If necessary, you may also contact the NFPA Certification team directly to schedule to take your certification exam at a later date.


    Who Will Benefit:
    Those people planning to take the CFI-I certification examination, as well as fire service professionals, code officials, AHJ's, insurance professionals and others expected to maintain this certification as part of their employment requirements.

    FREE with Training!
    2012 Fire Inspector I Reference Set* which includes:

    • NFPA 1: Fire Code, 2012 Edition
    • NFPA 13: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2010 Edition
    • NFPA 25: Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems, 2011 Edition
    • NFPA 72®: National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2010 Edition
    • NFPA 101®: Life Safety Code®, 2012 Edition

    *These books have an approximate value of $450 if purchased separately!

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Earn 2.8 Continuing Education Units.
    Attendance is required to earn CEUs. Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before attending.

    Apply the code TO your facility AT your facility!
    The premier training experience from NFPA: customized, hands-on instruction on-site at your workplace, administered by recognized experts who developed the codes and standards. For more information, contact us at 1-877-336-3280 or e-mail onsitetraining@nfpa.org, or visit nfpatraining.org/onsite.

  • Location Information

    Houston (2/19/18-2/23/18)

    Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel
    3000 North Loop West Freeway
    Houston, TX 77092
    Reservations: 1-713-613-0642

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate (expires 1/28/18.)

    Las Vegas (3/19/18-3/23/18)

    The Linq Hotel & Casino
    3535 Las Vegas Boulevard South
    Las Vegas, NV 89109
    Reservations: 1-888-373-9855

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Skokie, IL (4/30/18-5/4/18)

    Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center Chicago North Shore
    9599 Skokie Boulevard
    Skokie, IL 60077
    Reservations: 312-922-4400

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Atlantic City (5/21/18-5/25/18)

    Harrah's Resort Atlantic City
    777 Harrah's Blvd.
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    Reservations: 1-609-340-4668

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Quincy (6/4/18-6/8/18)

    Hampton Inn
    215 Wood Road
    Braintree, MA 02184
    Reservations: 1-781-380-3300 or 1-800-HAMPTON

    There is no discounted rate for this program.

    Classroom Location:
    NFPA Headquarters
    1 Batterymarch Park
    Quincy, MA 02169

    Minneapolis (July 2018 (exact dates and registration option to come)

    Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown
    1101 S. 4th Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    Reservations: 1-612-339-6633

    San Francisco (7/16/18-7/20/18)

    Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf Hotel
    2500 Mason Street
    San Francisco, CA 94133
    Reservations: 1-888-627-7024

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Charlotte (9/10/18-9/14/18)

    Embassy Suites Charlotte
    4800 South Tryon Street
    Charlotte, NC 28217
    Reservations: 1-704-527-8400

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Quincy (9/24/18-9/28/18)

    Hampton Inn
    215 Wood Road
    Braintree, MA 02184
    Reservations: 1-781-380-3300 or 1-800-HAMPTON

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Classroom Location:
    NFPA Headquarters
    1 Batterymarch Park
    Quincy, MA 02169

    Denver (10/1/18-10/5/18)

    Crowne Plaza Denver Downtown
    1450 Glenarm Place
    Denver, CO 80202
    Reservations: 1-303-573-1450

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Indianapolis (11/26/18-11/30/18)

    Conrad Indianapolis
    50 W Washington St
    Indianapolis, IN 46204
    Reservations: 1-317-713-5000

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

    Orlando (12/17/18-12/21/18)

    Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld
    6677 Sea Harbor Drive
    Orlando, FL 32821
    Reservations: 1-407-351-5555

    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) rate.

  • Instructor Information

    Peter Cutrer comes from the public fire service with a background in Fire Protection and Suppression. He is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS) with a focus on Code Compliance and Fire Inspection. He is also an IAAI Certified Fire Investigator, is certified as a NFPA CFI-II, and a Certified Fire Plan Examiner (CFPE). Peter's focus is on energetic, progressive training in the fire prevention and investigation fields. His service included working full time as a Fire Marshal and Deputy Chief for two cities. He brings a hands-on, real world approach to the training. Peter's plans on helping the student grasp the intent of the Code, and their application in the local community they serve.

  • On-site Training

    We Develop the Code. We Know the Code. We Teach the Code.

    Bring NFPA® experts to your facility -- it's simply the best option when you need to enhance safety and improve the skills of 10 or more employees.

    Classes are tailored to your activities and work environment, scheduled when you need them, and convenient to your location -- reducing down time and boosting the productivity of your team.

    7 Reasons why you should choose NFPA for On-site Training instruction...

    • Expert Instruction -- Learn direct from the people who interpret, apply and help develop the codes every day. Every on-site Training is led by an NFPA fire and life safety specialist who is a nationally recognized expert.
    • The Most Convenient Location...Your Facility! -- Time is valuable, that's why when you need to train upwards of 10 employees it makes sense to do it right at your facility where they work. We travel to you so you can keep your most valuable assets close to home.
    • Relevancy -- The best training provides your team with knowledge they can apply as soon as they complete the on-site training. That's why we will work with you to put together a program tailored to your facility's installation, maintenance, or equipment needs.
    • More Than Just Code Knowledge -- Step-by-step exercises and collaborative problem solving takes instruction beyond just knowing what the code says. Your team will develop skills to help them effectively respond to problems and enhance safety.
    • Top-Flight Training Materials -- Packed with easy-to-follow diagrams, illustrations and examples, our workbooks are filled with exercises your team will consult and reference long after the seminar is over. Plus, we supply everyone with the latest edition of the applicable NFPA code or standard.
    • Fully Accredited Programs -- Each attendee will earn valuable CEU's that will keep them up-to-date on their training. NFPA On-Site Training are accredited by the International Association of Continuing Education and Training, (IACET), the industry standard for quality and excellence in professional development programs.
    • Hassle-Free Implementation -- Our Professional Development staff will take care of all the details for you. From the initial consultation and scheduling, to delivery of materials, and post seminar evaluations, we'll work to make your program worry free so you can concentrate on your business.

    Call today -- 1.877.336.3280 or e-mail onsitetraining@nfpa.org.

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