Fire Extinguisher Technician Certification - 40 Hours
Course DescriptionCourse curriculum is designed with two main objectives. The first objective is to prepare a student to obtain a license or permit for servicing, recharging, repairing, testing, inspecting and/or properly installing fire extinguishers. Secondly, students will also learn the responsibilities for oversight of fire equipment dealers and technicians, as enforced by firesafety inspectors and fire marshals (statute 633.061). Students must bring long-sleeve cotton shirts to participate in practical exercises that illustrate these concepts.
NFPA 10: Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers, 2018 Edition ISBN: 978-1455916597
Special Certification Training
The Bureau of Fire Prevention manages this certification. Please visit the Bureau of Fire Prevention/Regulatory Licensing webpage for more information on Permitting and Licensing for Portable Fire Extinguishers.
Applicable CEU's towards Bureau of Fire Standards and Training Certifications (45 hours)
Fire Code Administrator
Course Equivalency Process
(To determine eligibility of courses not listed in your FCDICE Student Account that you want to use towards a certification)
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