Life Safety Code

Course Hours: 40.0 Hours

Course Description

This course will provide the student with an introduction and overview of the Life Safety Code and how it applies to fire inspections and code enforcement activities in the State of Georgia. 


Students will review the specific requirements of each section of the code, determine building and fire protection requirements, egress requirements, and apply the code to practical exercise scenarios based on occupancy and hazard classification.

Attendance of this course is recommended, but not required, prior to attending Georgia Fire Inspector I.

Prerequisites


Who Should Attend

This course is designed for public safety personnel who will have the primary responsibility of conducting Fire and Life Safety Code Inspections and Fire Service Plans Review.



Special Notes

Students must provide: 

1.  NFPA 101 Life Safety Code, 2012 Edition (ISBN 978-145590098-5) OR NFPA 101 Life Safety Code Handbook, 2012 Edition (ISBN 978-161665129-9). 

2. Calculator with square root function. 

3. Currently adopted Rules and Regulations of the Safety Fire Commissioner Chapter 120-3-3 (Rules and Regulations for the State Minimum Fire Safety Standards). 

4. Currently adopted Rules and Regulations for the Safety Fire Commissioner Chapter 120-3-20 (Rules and Regulations for the State Accessibility Code for Buildings and Facilities). 

5. Currently adopted Title 25 Fire Protection and Safety Chapter 2, Regulation of Fire and Other Hazards to Persons and Property Generally. 

6. Currently adopted Title 30 Handicapped Persons, Chapter 3 Access to and Use of Public Facilities by Persons with Disabilities. 

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
09/09/2019 09/13/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. FFAA19482 Register
12/02/2019 12/06/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/24/2020 02/28/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/27/2020 05/01/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/24/2020 08/28/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/30/2020 12/04/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon