As a building/facility owner or manager, it’s vital that you understand your responsibilities in keeping your buildings, and the occupants within them, safe from fire and electrical hazards and in the event of an emergency or active shooter/hostile event.
This course takes an in-depth look at codes and standards applicable to the design, construction, inspection, testing, maintenance, and operation of a building. You’ll not only gain an understanding of crucial life-saving resources and requirements but also identify areas of accountability in regards to applying these important codes and standards:
- NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®
- NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems
- NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code®
- NFPA 80, Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives
- NFPA 3000TM (PS), Standard for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program
- NFPA 4, Standard for Integrated Fire Protection and Life Safety System Testing
- NFPA 70E®, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®
Course Tuition: Free
- An overview of these essential NFPA codes and standards and why they are so important.
- What your key responsibilities are as it relates to these standards.
- What to look for during renovation and build-outs.
- What your responsibilities are during inspection, testing, and maintenance.
- How NFPA 3000TM (PS) can help you plan for, respond to, and recover from an active shooter/hostile event.
- Why having an electrical safety program is so important – regardless of who is doing the work.
- How to differentiate between acceptance testing and integrated system testing.
- Why it is important to perform integrated system testing.
- What your role is within the NFPA Fire & Life Safety Ecosystem.
BONUS Content: Every attendee will receive available NFPA fact sheets for the covered standards!
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National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
Shawn Mahoney is an Associate Engineer in the Technical Services Division at the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). He is a registered professional engineer that holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a M.S. in Fire Protection Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Prior to joining NFPA, he held a variety of positions in fire protection engineering, including fire protection consulting and fire protection product design. Shawn contributes to an assortment of projects, including assignments distributed among the Building, Life Safety, and Fire Protection, Public Fire Protection, Electrical, and Industrial & Chemical Engineering Departments at the NFPA.