NFPA® Fire Inspector 1 Class Frequently Asked Questions

 

Q: When and how can I take the Fire Inspector 1 certification exam?

A: You have two choices for the Fire Inspector 1 certification exam: paper or online. According to NFPA:

  • To take the paper exam, students will need to apply and register with NFPA. There will be a four-week waiting period before a student is able to sit for the paper exam.
  • Students may take the online exam immediately following completion of the course.

    More details about exam options will be discussed during the NFPA Fire Inspector 1 course.  

 

Q: Are any books provided with this course?

A: All NFPA® Fire Inspector 1 Class materials will be provided on the first day of class (Monday, March 20, 2017)

 

Q: Is there a limit to how many individuals will be accepted into the NFPA® Fire Inspector 1 class?

A: No

 

Q: Will the NFPA Fire Inspector 1 class meet the requisite knowledge needed for task book sign off?

A: Yes, this class will meet the requisite knowledge needed for task book sign off — be sure to bring a copy of your task book to class for signature at the completion of the course. Click HERE to download a task book.

 

Q: What reference books are needed for the NFPA Fire Inspector 1 class?

A: The reference books needed for the class are the 2012 or 2015 edition of NFPA: 1, 101, 13, 25, 72

 

Q: Does completing this training course give students a “free pass” to take the exam?

A: No it does not. While this training course is designed to help you prepare to take the Fire Inspector I certification exam, the exam cost of $350 is not included.

 

Q: Are there any pre-requirements for the NFPA® Fire Inspector 1 course?

A: No

 

Q: What are the learning objectives for each section of the proposed NFPA Certified Fire Inspector 1 course being held during ABM?

A: The learning objectives can be found here.