NFPA 101 (2021) Essential Live Virtual Training

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  • Description

    Receive an in-depth overview and live virtual instruction in essential requirements for life safety and hazard mitigation in the built environment.

    NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®, is referenced by countless industries, organizations, departments, and professionals across North America and around the world to help reduce the risks of fires and improve building and life safety. Regardless of job function, NFPA 101, Life Safety Code (2021), Essentials Live Virtual Training (LVT) is designed to provide you with the knowledge and confidence to accurately apply code criteria in your work.

    From determining safe means of egress to requirements for the protection of vertical openings and hazardous areas, this training is a must-have for anyone responsible for building safety and compliance.

    Upon completion, you should be able to:

    • Explain classifications of occupancy, including NFPA 101 requirements relevant to new and existing buildings
    • Reference provisions for components of the building's means of egress, fire alarm and suppression systems, and other fire protection features
    • Calculate occupant load and establish capacity of individual means of egress components and the entire egress system
    • Define and apply the correct criteria for rehabilitation work categories
    • Determine requirements for high-rise buildings and special structures, building services, and operating features

    This interactive five-day course offers a cost-effective and efficient way to get up to date with NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, essentials.

    Based on the 2021 edition of the code, NFPA 101 LVT addresses the latest design approaches, construction materials and practices, industry challenges, and advancements in technologies.

    Important changes for 2021 NFPA 101 addressed include:

    • Revised sprinkler requirements for some existing high-rise buildings
    • New language for combustible artificial decorative vegetation, outdoor furniture, and combustible artificial decorative vegetation on roofs and near buildings
    • New requirements for energy storage systems
    • Updated information on vertical opening protection
    • New requirements for two-way radio communication enhancement systems
    • Added provisions requiring new bars and restaurants to be sprinklered

    NFPA  101®, Life Safety Code® (2021) Essentials LVT delivers an in-person classroom experience from the convenience of your home or office.

    Capitalize on the opportunity to practice Life Safety Code application in an intuitive digital format. This course brings high-impact learning to you, so you can benefit from the quality instruction you have come to expect from NFPA®, from your computer or internet-enabled device. The program takes place over five consecutive days, featuring two 2-hour sessions per day with a half-hour break in between. Monthly offerings alternate between morning and afternoon sessions to fit your schedule.

    NFPA 101 Essentials LVT classes are limited in size and optimized to engage you via a real-time online video conferencing platform. Participate in polling exercises and interactive discussions to increase your understanding of best practices for responding to challenges in particular types of buildings and facilities. You will work through realistic scenarios within the framework of a fully developed case study to help test your knowledge and skills.

    Participants benefit from:

    • Guidance and instruction from nationally recognized subject matter experts
    • Free 30-day subscription to the new digital information delivery platform, NFPA LiNK™, for access to the most current edition of the Life Safety Code and supporting materials
    • Ability to accrue up to 20 hours, or 2.0 continuing education units, you can put toward professional requirements
    • Opportunity to earn a Certificate of Completion by passing a post-attendance online exam

    Shorten the learning curve of getting up to speed with the essentials of the Life Safety Code via this innovative online training program.

    This course is essential for facility and risk managers, safety directors, authorities having jurisdiction, and others who play a role in building fire prevention and protection. Help elevate public safety in your community or jurisdiction and satisfy continuing professional educational requirements with NFPA 101, Life Safety Code (2021) Essentials Live Virtual Training.

     

    Who Will Benefit:
    Anyone concerned with life safety compliance, including:
     facility managers, inspectors, safety directors, engineers, architects, designers, risk managers, facility consultants, and project managers.

    30-Day Free Access to NFPA LiNK™:
    As part of the training, you will receive free 30-day access to NFPA LiNK™, which will be made available to you shortly before the start of the training. NFPA LiNK™ will give you access to the relevant code and much more. Additional information on where to access NFPA LiNK™ will be shared closer to the date of your training.

    Certificate of Completion:
    To demonstrate your proficiency, go online to take the course assessment. Once you successfully complete the assessment and course evaluation you can download and print your Certificate of Completion.

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Earn 20 hours or 2.0 Continuing Education Units for this 20-hour live virtual training. 
    Attendance is required to earn CEUs. Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before attending.

    Learn Virtually. Apply the Code in Real Life!
    The premier training experience from NFPA: now customized with virtual instruction for your workplace, administered by recognized experts who developed the codes and standards. For more information, contact us at 1-800-344-3555 or e-mail virtualtraining@nfpa.org.

    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.

  • Live Virtual Training Demo

    Attend classes in real time over the internet through our virtual classroom platform. It's the same high-quality learning experience and expert instruction you’ve come to expect from NFPA® in-person classroom training—only it’s from the comfort of your own home computer. Watch this video for more information.

     

  • Live Virtual Training Terms & Specifications

    Course Tuition: The course tuition is due and payable before starting class.

    Expiration: Participants will need to attend the training at the scheduled time of the class. The class will not be recorded. Participants will have access to the post-training assessment and course evaluation for 60 days.

    CEUs: You earn 0.1 continuing education unit (CEU) for each learning hour. To verify total numbers of CEUs for a course, please check the description tab. Upon successful completion of a course, participants will be able to download the CEUs certificate directly from the NFPA® Learning Portal. Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization.

    Specifications:

    Confirmation – You will receive a registration confirmation. Check it for accuracy!

    To access the training, go to My Profile, then to My Training, and then click on the link to the NFPA Training Portal.

    • Course materials will be available on the portal prior to the beginning of the training. It is recommended that you download and print the material before the start of the class.
    • Information on how to access the live event will be posted to the NFPA portal in the Information document, along with other information to help you prepare for the training.
    • On the day of training we recommend that you log in 15 minutes prior to the start of the session.
    • For optimal Live online course performance, please use Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, or IE® as your web browser.
    • Refunds
      To receive a full refund for live virtual training, NFPA must receive written notification of your desire to cancel your registration via fax, mail, or email at least 7 business days prior to the start of the program. If notification is received fewer than 7 business days prior to the start of the program, you may transfer your registration to a program of equal or lesser value with availability or you may transfer your registration to another person; however, no refund will be made. If no notice is received, your registration fee will be forfeited. Multiple requests to transfer the same original registration may be subject to a 20% service fee.
    • Cancellation policy
      To receive a full refund if you cancel your registration, you must notify us in writing via fax, mail, or email at least 7 business days prior to the start of the training. The fax number and mailing address are located in the top right corner of this page. Or, submit your request online. If notification is received fewer than 7 business days in advance, you may transfer to a training of equal or lesser value or transfer your registration to another person. If no notice is received, your registration fee will be forfeited.
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