Fire Safety Director Course Schedule NYC Winter 2013

Fire Safety Director Course Schedule NYC Winter 2013

Fire Safety Director Course

Since its adoption in 1973, New York City Local Law 5 has mandated that all Class E office buildings have a Fire Safety Director (FSD) in the building at all times during business hours or at any time that the building is occupied by more than 100 persons. The FSD is responsible for implementing the building’s Fire Safety Plan in the event of a fire or smoke condition. The position of Fire Safety Director is an integral part of the Fire Department of the City of New York’s (FDNY) strategy to ensure the safety of the occupants of high rise office buildings. The procedure to become an FSD begins with taking a 20 hour course of instruction from a school accredited by the FDNY. Our Training Academy has been accredited to provide this training by the FDNY and offers classes throughout the year.
To register for a Fire Safety Director Course Visit
Dates                                 Time
September 16th-20th   9am-1pm
October 21st-25th         9am-1pm
November 18th-22nd   9am-1pm
December 16th-20th    9am-1pm

Emergency Action Plan Directors Course

Local Law 26 of 2004 required that the Fire Commissioner adopt standards, procedures and requirements for the orderly evacuation of occupants from any office building, including evacuation of persons necessitated by explosion, biological, chemical or hazardous material incidents or releases, natural disasters or other emergency, or the threat thereof.
The final rule requires that owners of office buildings develop procedures for sheltering in place, in-building relocation, partial evacuation and full evacuation of the building, in response to various emergency scenarios. The final rule sets forth specific guidelines and requirements for the form and content of the Emergency Action Plan. The final rule requires the designation of a Fire Safety EAP Director to be authorized to implement the

Emergency Action Plans
What is an emergency action plan? (Fire Department rule 3 RCNY 6-02)
An emergency action plan describes the actions employees should take to ensure their safety if a fire or other emergency situation occurs. Well developed emergency plans and proper employee training (such that employees understand their roles and responsibilities within the plan) will result in fewer and less severe employee injuries and less structural damage to the facility during emergencies. A poorly prepared plan, likely will lead to a disorganized evacuation or emergency response, resulting in confusion, injury, and property damage.
To register for a Emergency Action Plan Director Course Visit
Dates                        Time
September 24th  8am-6pm
October 17th        8am-6pm
November 12th   8am-6pm
December 12th   8am-6pm

Building Operations Maintenance and Recordkeeping Course

The Fire Department of the City of New York recently announced that ALL currently licensed FSD EAPDs will be required to receive additional training. As of October 4, 2010, all FSD EAPD renewals must be accompanied by a certificate showing that the applicant has successfully completed the Building Operation, Maintenance and Recordkeeping Course given by a school accredited by the FDNY. The course consists of a minimum of seven (7) hours of classroom instruction (not including breaks and examination time) for an approximate total of a nine (9) hours. To address the need for training REBNY has partnered with us to offer this mandatory course. Training will be provided by our professional staff of instructors, all of whom have been certified by the FDNY and a variety of local, state and federal agencies. The Building Operation, Maintenance and Record Keeping Training Course is required for all Fire Safety Directors and Emergency Action Plan Directors.

To register for a our Building Operations Maintenance and Recordkeeping Course Visit
Dates                       Time
September 26th  9am-5pm
October 10th        9am-5pm
October 29th        9am-5pm
November 14th   9am-5pm
November 26th   9am-5pm
December 11th   9am-5pm
December 27th   9am-5pm

Construction Site Fire Safety Manager Course

The position of Construction Site Fire Safety Manager (CSFSM) was created in response to a number of tragic incidents that occurred at construction sties within the City of New York. FDNY regulations now require the presence of a CSFSM at all construction sties identified by the Department of Buildings of the City of New York (precise standards as o the type of construction requiring a CSFSM are expected out by the summer of 2011). In order to acquire a Certificate of Fitness as a Construction Site Safety Manager an individual must attend a seven (7) hour training program conducted by a qualified instructor at a school accredited to teach the program by the FDNY. Global Security Group, Inc. has been accredited to teach this course.
Dates                    Time
October 19th      9am-5pm
November 16th 9am-5pm
December 8th   9am-5pm

We also provide Hotel Fire Safety Plans and Fire Safety Drills. Visit

plans/hotel-fire-safety-plans/ to learn more.
For further information call 212-285-2400
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