International Building Code/ September 21, 2019/ Nashville, TN/ TNESA


This 7-hour course, followed by a one hour examination, is based on the International Building Code (IBC) and the International Fire Code (IFC). Students learn the practical application of IBC, focusing on the fire alarm and access control requirements for the most common occupancy classes that will be encountered on a daily basis and offering insights on common errors and areas of confusion. Special attention is paid to the similarities and differences between the IBC and NFPA 101 Life Safety Code.

Who Should Attend? Technical staff, sales personnel, business owners, fire service and code officials

8 Hours

Date :

September 21, 2019
Location :
C.O.P.S. Monitoring Office - 529 Mainstream Drive, Nashville, TN 37228
Times :
8 am to 5 pm
Provider :
Tennessee Electronic Security Association

This course is NOT FREE.

You will be contacted by the provider regarding payment information and to complete the registration process.

Price varies by location and membership status and will range from $300 to $595.

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Detailed Course Outline:

International Building Code will provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Design, install and maintain fire alarm and electronic access control systems that comply with both IBC and IFC
  2. Identify niche business opportunities based on the most common occupancy classes, creating new revenue-generating services and opportunities
  3. Understand the similarities and differences between the IBC, IFC and NFPA 101 Life Safety Code making it easier to understand what requirements apply based on the adopted code in your local jurisdictions

Subject Areas

  • Fire alarm systems
  • Egress control
  • Assembly occupancies
  • Educational occupancies
  • Daycare occupancies
  • Residential occupancies
  • Institutional occupancies
  • Other occupancies
  • Life Safety Code/ International Building Code comparisons

Certification(s) available: Individuals holding a Certified Alarm/Security Technician - Level I certification for a minimum of 12 months, and who successfully complete this course and the Fire Alarm Installation Methods course, are eligible for certification as a Certified Fire Alarm Technician.