FIRE SAFETY DIRECTOR PROGRAM
Sec B: Sat, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, 1/28/17 - 3/18/17
32 hours, $270
Sat, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, 5/20/17 - 7/15/17 (Spring)
32 hours, $270
This course is the first step in obtaining a FDNY Certificate of Fitness as Fire Safety Director. This is a required pre-qualifying course for taking the FDNY's computer based basic knowledge examination and later, the onsite examination located at your building. For the required transition to the new Fire and Life Safety Director C of F, current Fire Safety Directors must also complete the Emergency Action Plan and the new Active Shooter/Medical Emergency training courses.
The course is approved by the Fire Department of the City of New York and includes a general review of the Rules of the City of New York (RCNY) and requirements for a Fire Safety Director in Class B and R-1 buildings, fire alarm systems, fire safety emergency evacuation, fire suppression systems, and training requirements.
Pre-Requisites for those pursuing an FDNY Certificate of Fitness for Fire Safety Director:
Reasonable understanding of the English language; three years of applicable experience in fire prevention, building service equipment, or a satisfactory combination of both. Please note: an advanced Verification Letter (of experiences) for Application for Fire Safety Director can be downloaded at http://www.nyc.gov/html/fdny/pdf/verification_letter.pdf
or call City Tech at 718-552-1173. This doucument should be submitted directly to FDNY.