Non-Fire Emergencies with Active Shooter and Medical Emergency Preparedness Course: FLSD Component #2
- $275.00 per person
- $247.50 per person for groups of 10+
Register for both FLSD training components at the same time to receive the discounted price of $500 ($75 in savings).
- 100% attendance for the course
- Completion of Continuing Education and Training Registration Form
- Active participation in all class exercises (determined by course instructor)
- Completion of required pre-and post-quiz assessment
- As applicable, the achievement of a minimum passing score on the required end-of-course examination
- Participation and submittal of end-of-course evaluation form (must provide their name on form to receive credit)
While there are no prerequisites to attend the training course, the FDNY F-89 Fire and Life Safety Director (FLSD) Certificate of Fitness (C of F), requires applicants have at least three (3) years of full-time work experience in one or more of the following fields (in any combination thereof), OR 18 months full-time work experience in one or more of the following fields (in any combination thereof) that includes at least six (6) months of continuous employment at one work location. To review the FDNY’s full qualification overview, click here. Students must also be able to communicate, both verbally and in writing, with the instructor in the primary language of the training.
Per Chapter 4 of the NYC Fire Code, a Fire Life Safety Director (FLSD) is required during regular business hours in any commercial building or occupancy that obtained FDNY approval of the installation of a fire alarm system with two-way voice communication.
Additionally, any building — including, but not limited to, private office, public/civil service buildings and hotels — classified as Group E (1968 code) or Group B (2008 code) by the NYC Department of Buildings with an occupancy of 100 people or more must have an FLSD on site during regular business houses.
This FDNY-accredited course is designed to fulfill training requirements for the FLSD C of F under 3 RCNY 113-02 of 2016 of the NYC Fire Code and is the second component (Component #2) of two required FDNY accredited courses needed to obtain the FSLD F-89 C of F. To meet the full training requirements, candidates must also complete Component #1, Fire Emergencies. The candidate must also be able to demonstrate the required prerequisite employment experience.
The FDNY Approved Courses section of our FAQ page provides additional info on the FLSD C of F process.
Looking to register for both required FLSD components?
Sign up for our Fire and Life Safety Director Training course here.
FLSD C of F candidates with experience in fire protection and prevention activities or the operation of a building’s service equipment. This course is also open to individuals who are not seeking a certificate of fitness from the FDNY.
The Emergency Action Plan Director and Active Shooter/Medical Emergency courses have been combined into one course, Non-Fire Emergencies with Active Shooter/Medical Emergencies, as described below:
- The Non-Fire Emergencies curriculum is intended to provide the class attendees an overview of the requirements and responsibilities of an FLSD during all non-fire emergencies.
- The Active Shooter and Medical Emergency Preparedness (ASMEP) training course provides general guidance to Fire and Life Safety Director (FLSD) and the building owners to mitigate the damage or injuries resulting from active shooter and medical emergency incidents occurred in high-rise buildings.
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate practical skills necessary to properly operate and manage the Fire Command Center during a non-fire emergency
- Describe the correct response to a non-fire emergency as per FDNY guidelines
- Recognize Fire Department protocol for elevator operation during a non-fire emergency
- Outline in-building relocation, evacuation or sheltering in place of occupants during non-fire emergencies
- Learn Evacuation, in-building relocation and sheltering in place procedures to mitigate non-emergency scenarios
- Identify their responsibilities as a member of the fire safety team during a medical and/or an active shooter emergency
- Learn ABC survival techniques to mitigate and control active shooter scenarios
100% attendance for the course and active participation in learning activities including hands-on exercises, and review quizzes. Additionally, per the FDNY, students must receive a minimum passing score of 70% on the multiple-choice final exam to to receive the course diploma. This diploma is valid as a qualification for the FDNY Fire component computer-based exam for 9 months after it is issued. Students are allotted 2-hours to complete the exam, which is not open book.
Students who do not pass the final exam will be given a second opportunity to take the exam. It is the students’ responsibility to contact TSCTA to schedule their retake exam within one week of the original class date. Read TSCTA’s full attendance and make-up time policies here.
Students who do not successfully pass the exam a second time will have the option of registering for another Non-Fire/EAP Emergencies training course at a reduced price of 50% of the original course fee. Students must contact TSCTA to schedule and pay for the retake class within 6 months following the original class date. After 6 months, students will be required to pay the full course fee.
Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Students who miss time from any individual session must reschedule and attend the full training course.
PLEASE NOTE: Per the FDNY, candidates who do not successfully pass the FDNY Non-Fire Emergencies CBT after two attempts must retake the full 11-Hour Non-Fire Emergencies course and pass the required final exam. Only after successfully doing so will they be eligible to reapply for the FDNY Fire emergencies CBT.