Fire Protection & Firefighting

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code (Health Care)

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code (Health Care)

Upon completion of this course you should be able to:

●        Explain the organization of the 2012 edition of NFPA 101 and key Code concepts

●        Describe Code applicability for new and existing occupancies

●        Define the three parts of means of egress

●        Identify and apply the requirements for fire barriers

●        Determine the appropriate occupant load factors based on various uses of a healthcare facility

●        Determine if the egress capacity is adequate for a given occupant load

●        Identify dead-end corridors and common path of travel and locate the occupancy specific limits

●        Identify various methods to regulate travel distance and explain which method applies to healthcare occupancies

●        Identify and apply the requirements for protection of vertical openings

●        Identify and apply the requirements for protection of hazardous areas

●        List building rehabilitation categories of work

●        Explain the sprinkler requirements for rehabilitation projects

Duration 5 days course and Exam will be given by end of the course.

This course will be accredited by RMEC based on NFPA Standards.