Lead Membership - New or Renew
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  • Lead Member Benefits

    Take the lead in your field. Choose NFPA® Lead Membership for the ultimate access to codes and standards, best-in-class training, and a worldwide network of safety expertise.

    NFPA members play a vital role in advancing our mission to prevent injury and loss around the globe. Now, there’s no better way to connect, learn, and contribute to building a safer world than with all-new NFPA Lead Membership. This enhanced membership opportunity prepares you to excel in a leadership role, both in your community and in the industry at large.

    NFPA Lead Membership combines the power of the National Fire Codes® Subscription Service (NFCSS™) with the benefits of NFPA Membership and huge learning discounts: free access to all online courses and 20% off all instructor-led training.

    Your NFPA Lead Membership includes access to every code, every standard, and every handbook with NFCSS:

    • 24/7 online access to 300+ NFPA codes and standards -- including current and previous editions
    • Online access to every NFPA handbook -- unique resources packed with expert commentary and graphics to help eliminate confusion and reduce risks
    • Access to every code and standard, and state code editions
    • Easy access from your desktop, PC, and mobile device
    • The ability to search across all our documents, create bookmarks, create custom lists, and more!

    Lead Membership also includes:

    Every NFPA Online Training Course
    Courses are developed by codes and standards experts and feature an easy-to-follow curriculum. You can take courses anytime and enroll in multiple courses at the same time -- there's no limit. You'll earn CEUs while you save time and money on travel. (New courses are continuously added. See the current full course listing at nfpa.org/OnlineCourses)

    Exclusive Access to the 'Members Only' Section of NFPA Xchange™
    Get exclusive access to the 'Members Only' section of NFPA Xchange, where you can search and submit technical standards questions. Plus, you can connect directly with NFPA technical staff and your peers, explore content, share ideas, and ask questions. (nfpa.org/Xchange)

    Technical Questions Service
    Free one-on-one help with technical standards questions from NFPA fire, building, electrical, and life safety specialists.

    Member Discounts
    Save 10% on all NFPA products and services, including all NFPA codes, instructor-led trainings, handbooks, online training courses, and other educational materials.

    Free Section Membership
    As an NFPA member, you can also join one of 11 NFPA Sections, where you can connect with experts worldwide in your field.

    Subscription to NFPA Journal®
    Get the most up-to-date news and information, trends, and research across a wide range of industries. Award-winning NFPA Journal is delivered six times a year.

    Voting Privileges
    Play a key role in establishing the future direction of fire prevention codes and standards. Voting privileges begin after 180 days of membership.

    Start your NFPA Lead Membership today -- it's easy! There's no formal membership application required -- just select your term from the above and 'Add to Cart.'

    Note: NFPA Lead Membership includes regular NFPA Membership in addition to the National Fire Codes Subscription Service (NFCSS), and NFPA online training courses. NFPA Lead Membership does not include live online webinars. Lead Membership is only available to individual members.

    For full terms of use, please visit nfpa.org/customer-support/terms-of-use#xchange

  • Membership Tiers and Benefits

    Overview of Membership Tiers and Benefits

    • Engage (Membership)
      This type of NFPA® Membership focuses on providing access to experts and information. This is for those who are seeking membership but do not require additional access to training and codes.
    • Advance (Membership + Learning)
      This type of NFPA Membership includes all the benefits of a classic Engage Membership, but also provides access to education. All NFPA online training courses (60+ courses) are included, and there is a 20% discount on instructor-led training (10% more than with the Engage membership).
    • Lead (Membership + Learning + NFCSS)
      This type of NFPA Membership includes all the benefits of Advance membership plus full access to the online version of NFCSS (National Fire Codes® Subscription Service). NFCSS provides unlimited access to all NFPA codes and standards documents, current editions and up to 5 prior cycles, and allows PDF downloads for offline use.
      Engage Advance Lead
    Access to Xchange Members Only area X X X
    Technical Questions Service X X X
    10% discount on products/services X X X
    Section Membership X X X
    Subscription to NFPA Journal® X X X
    Voting Privileges X X X
    Free Online Learning   X X
    20% discount on instructor-led training   X X
    Full access to NFCSS     X


  • Member Sections

    NFPA® members are invited to maximize their membership benefits by joining one of our industry-specific Member Sections. Section membership is FREE and included with your NFPA membership. Click to learn more.

  • Refund Policy

    The following products may not be returned and are non-refundable: Membership, products delivered electronically (such as National Fire Codes® Subscription Service -- Online, eBooks, Online Learning, downloadable PDFs, web applications, and streaming video products).

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