Credit Hours: 3

Overview of the Life Safety Codes – Module Two

This three-hour course, Overview of the Life Safety Codes – Module Two presents the numerous occupancy guidelines specific to building use based on the occupancy classification system developed Module One of this course. The occupancy sections of Module Two work together with the core guidelines of Module One to implement the fundamental requirements of the core guidelines, as appropriate to a specific use. The occupancy guidelines provide a complete road map to all applicable provisions in the core guidelines via the mandatory references and specific permissions contained in Module One. The information in this course discusses the essential requirements and recommendations needed to give a working knowledge to professionals in this field.

Product Description / Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the learner will understand the updates to the minimum requirements, with due regard to function, for the design, operation, and maintenance of buildings and structures for safety to life from fire. Its provisions will also aid life safety in similar emergencies. The following topics are covered:

  • New Assembly
  • Educational
  • Day-Care
  • Health Care
  • Ambulatory Health Care
  • Detention and Correctional
  • One- and Two-Family Dwellings
  • Lodging or Room Houses
  • Hotels and Dormitories
  • New Apartment Buildings
  • Residential Board and Care
  • Mercantile
  • Business
  • Storage
  • Building Rehabilitation


Credit Hours: 3


Approved for CEU Credit in:

Alabama, Colorado, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, NICET, North Carolina Locksmith, Tennessee QA, Texas