Jay Polito

NFPA Training in Saudi Arabia

Blog Post created by Jay Polito Employee on Oct 14, 2016

Jubail Industrial College (JIC) signed a Training Agreement with National Fire Protection Association Inc. (NFPA), a Massachusetts Not-for-Profit Corporation with offices at 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA, USA 02169-7471 to deliver 5 day NFPA Code Seminars, and 5 day NFPA Certification Seminars.

 

NFPA is responsible for 380 fire codes and standards that are designed to minimize the risk and effects of fire by establishing criteria for building, processing, design, service, and installation in the United States, as well as many other countries. Its more than 200 technical code- and standard- development committees have over 6,000 volunteer seats.

 

The training agreement includes offering NFPA codes and standards such as:

  • NFPA 1 – National Fire Code Seminar Program & Exam
  • NFPA 13 – National Standard Installation of Sprinkler System Seminar Program & Exam
  • NFPA 20 – National Standard for the installation of stationary pump for fire protection & NFPA 25 – National standard for the inspection, testing and maintenance of water-based fire protection system
  • NFPA 72 – National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code Seminar Program& Exam
  • NFPA 101 – National Life Safety Codes

 

NFPA Certification programs include:

  • NFPA CFI I – Certified Fire Inspector 1 Program & Examination
  • NFPA CF II – Certified Fire Inspector 2 Program and Examination
  • NFPA CFPS – Certified Fire Protection Specialist Program and Examination
  • NFPA CFPE – Certified Fire Plan Examiner

 

These Seminars will increase the understanding, application and proper use of NFPA codes and certification programs.  Training will be interactive and results-oriented, providing the knowledge necessary to ensure safety based upon the provisions of the code.  Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) will be awarded for successful completion each day of the workshop. Each seminar for NFPA codes and standards will include a Certificate of Educational Achievement. For NFPA certification programs, professional certifications will be issued to candidates who will successfully pass certification exam.

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