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CFPS Core Learning Online Training Series

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  • Description

    Save on essential online training! Learn about eight of the world's most widely adopted NFPA® codes and standards for one low price -- including the National Electrical Code® (NEC®), NFPA 72®, and NFPA 101®.

    Save time and money on must-have code training with the CFPS Core Learning Series. Anyone responsible for the application of fire safety, protection, prevention, and suppression technologies needs to understand basic concepts in NFPA codes including NFPA 13, NFPA 20, NFPA 25, NFPA 70®, NFPA 72®, NFPA 101, and NFPA 654.

    NFPA provides instruction that's vital for your work -- online in your own time frame -- with this new training series. Work at your own pace to gain the type of critical knowledge needed for job success, and help prepare for accreditation programs such as the NFPA Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS) program.

    Learn while you earn valuable CEUs. Access eight critical courses with the CFPS Core Learning Series, including:

    • Introduction to 2016 NFPA 13 Occupancy and Commodity Hazard Classifications Online Course
    • 2016 NFPA 20, Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection Online Course
    • 2017 NFPA 25, Introduction to NFPA 25 Online Course
    • 2017 NFPA 70, Introduction to NFPA 70: National Electrical Code (NEC) Online Course
    • 2016 NFPA 72, Fire Alarm Basics Self-Guided Online Course
    • 2015 NFPA 101 Essentials, General Requirements Online Course
    • 2015 NFPA 101 Essentials, Egress Basics Online Course
    • 2013 NFPA 654, Hazard Identification Online Course

    Upon completion of the series, you should be able to:

    • State the goal of NFPA 13, understand and list its major components, and define specific terms
    • State the difference between the use of Approved and Listed in the Standard, and the difference between the use of Shall and Should in NFPA 13
    • State the purpose of fire pumps as defined in NFPA 20
    • Differentiate between fire pump types and applications
    • State the scope and purpose of NFPA 25, and define the terms inspection, test, and maintenance
    • Define and identify examples of impairments, critical deficiencies, and non-critical deficiencies
    • Describe the scope, structure, organization, and use of the NEC
    • Describe the role and responsibilities of the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ), and identify equipment listing and labeling requirements
    • Explain how building, fire, and life safety codes impact the requirements for fire detection and alarm systems
    • Determine how NFPA 72 is used to design, install, and maintain a fire detection and alarm system and how the Code is structured
    • Describe NFPA 101 applicability for new and existing occupancies
    • Define and distinguish occupancy classifications and rehabilitation work categories
    • Define the three parts of means of egress, and determine exit enclosure and protection
    • Identify requirements for doors, stairs, handrails and guards, smokeproof enclosures, horizontal exits, ramps, exit passageways, escalators, fire escape stairs, fire escape ladders, and other components of means of egress
    • Identify OSHA activities related to dusts
    • Use NFPA 654 to help identify where combustible dusts can be found


    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.

    Complete this eight-hour course series and qualify for 0.8 CEUs. Completion of each individual one-hour course qualifies you for 0.1 CEU. Upon successful completion of a course or the course series, 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.

  • Terms & Specifications for Online Training


    • 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.


    • 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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