Fire Safety Director Classes Fall-Winter 2015 - Emergency Action Plan Director Training – CSFSM

Fire Safety Directors is pleased to announce our Fall and Winter 2015 Fire Safety Director Classes, Emergency Action Plan Director Training, and Construction Site Fire Safety Manager Course Schedules
NEW YORK - June 30, 2015 - PRLog -- Fire Safety Director Classes

Since its adoption in 1973, New York City Local Law 5 has mandated that all Class B and R office buildings have an FSD in the building at all times during business hours or at any time that the building is occupied by more than 100 persons above or below the first floor or more than 500 total in the building. 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 (FSD) 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.

Dates - Times
July 13th-17th - 9am-1pm
August 10th-14th - 9am-1pm
September 14th-18th - 9am-1pm
October 19th-23rd - 9am-1pm
November 16th-20th - 9am-1pm
December 14th-18th - 9am-1pm

Emergency Action Plan Director Training

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 law 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. There are 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 Plan.

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 class visit

Dates - Times
July 29th - 9am-5pm
August 26th- 9am-5pm
September 24th - 9am-5pm
October 28th - 9am-5pm
November 18th - 9am-5pm
December 16th - 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. 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 - Times
July 25th 9am-5pm
August 29th 9am-5pm
September 26th 9am-5pm
November 7th 9am-5pm
December 12th 9am-5pm

We are pleased to announce that groups of 10 or more students can contact us for promotional group rates on private training at either your location or our convenient midtown class room.

For further information call 212-285-2400 or visit

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