Fire Prevention Department Recognition Overview (FPD)

Fire PREVENTION DEPARTMENT ACCREDITATION OVERVIEW COURSE

Free training on IAS fire prevention department accreditation process

This free webinar is provided introductory information regarding the process of attaining IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation by local fire prevention departments/divisions and third parties providing fire code enforcement services.

This hour-long webinar will discuss the benefits of IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation and the process for achieving Accreditation.

The webinar is presented by an international accreditation body assessor with over 40 years of experience in the enforcement of construction and fire codes with local governments, and 10 years of experience in the assessment of local jurisdictions and third parties for conformance with criteria pertaining to Fire Prevention Department Accreditation.

Topics:

  • IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation Defined
  • Benefits of IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation
  • Criteria for IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation
  • IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation Process
  • IAS Fire Prevention Department Accreditation Fee
  • Accreditation Assessment Documentation Submittal Requirements
  • Elements of Fire Prevention Department Accreditation Assessments
  • Quality Management System Requirements for Fire Prevention Department Accreditation

Who should attend

  • Fire Chiefs and Deputy/Assistant Fire Chiefs
  • Fire Marshals and Deputy/Assistant Fire Marshals
  • Permitting, Plans Examination, and Inspection Managers and Supervisors
Third-Party Companies Providing Fire Code Permitting, Plan Review, and Inspection Services


Your Instructor


Michael Bouse
Michael Bouse

Mike Bouse is the Accreditation/Recognition Program Manager with the International Accreditation Service (IAS), a position he has held since September 2019.

Prior assuming the duties as an IAS Program Manager, Mike served as an consulting IAS Lead Assessor for 10 years during which he led Assessment Teams in conducting IAS Accreditation assessments of local governmental building departments, fire prevention departments, and code enforcement departments providing property maintenance code enforcement service.In addition, Mike has 42 years of experience in the administration and enforcement of construction codes with local governments in southern California and Nevada.

He is a Certified Building Official and holds eighteen professional certifications issued by the International Code Council (ICC).

Mike also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Redlands and is an ICC published author.


Course Curriculum


  Fire Prevention Department Recognition Overview (FPD)
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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