Certified Fire Inspector I Training (with Optional Certification Exam)

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  • Description

    *Notes: If you would like to take the certification exam on the last day, please select “With Review & Exam, Certificate.” This exam option must be selected a minimum of 30 days prior to the class. If you are not taking the certification exam, you may select the “Class Only, No Certificate” option any time prior to the class.

    The Certified Fire Inspector I, 4-Day Classroom Training (with Optional Certification Exam) program is based on the job requirements found in Chapter 4 of NFPA 1031, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner, 2014 edition. This course will help the participants to perform their jobs, and along with additional study, assist them in preparing for certification examinations.

    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 training program along with 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

    Additional resources include: Certified Fire Inspector I (CFI-I) Core Learning Online Training Series and Certified Fire Inspector I (CFI-I) Practice Exam. 

    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!
    2015 Fire Inspector I Reference Set* which includes:

    • NFPA 1, Fire Code, 2015 Edition
    • NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2013 Edition
    • NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems, 2014 Edition
    • NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code®, 2013 Edition
    • NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®, 2015 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

    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.

    Houston (2/18/19-2/22/19)

    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

    Las Vegas (3/18/19-3/22/19)

    The Linq Hotel & Casino
    3535 Las Vegas Boulevard South
    Las Vegas, NV 89109
    Reservations: 1-800-634-6441

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

    Rosemont (Chicago) (4/15/19-4/19/19)

    DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport
    5460 North River Road
    Rosemont, IL 60018
    Reservations: 1-847-292-9100

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

    Tarrytown, NY (5/20/19-5/24/19)

    Doubletree by Hilton Tarrytown
    455 South Broadway
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
    Reservations: 914-631-5700

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

    Quincy (6/24/19-6/28/19)

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

    Hotel Locations:
    Ask for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Rate at either of these 4 local hotels: 1. Beantown Inn; 2. Candlewood Suites Boston; 3. Residence Inn Marriott Boston/Braintree; or 4. Embassy Suites Boston at Logan Airport. For more information click here.

  • 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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