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NFPA 1401 - Recommended Practice for Fire Service Training Reports and Records
1.1 Scope. 1.1.1 It is the intent of this document that fire service organizations be considered an all-inclusive term used to describe those local, municipal, state, federal, military, industrial, and private organizations with fire protection responsibilities and institutions that provide...
NFPA 1402 - Guide to Building Fire Service Training Centers
1.1 Scope. This guide addresses the design and construction of facilities for fire service training. It covers the aspects that should be considered when planning a fire service training center. It should be understood that it is impractical to list every item that might be included in a training...
NFPA 1403 - Standard on Live Fire Training Evolutions
1.1* Scope. 1.1.1 This standard shall contain the minimum requirements for training all fire suppression personnel engaged in firefighting operations under live fire conditions. 1.1.2 The minimum requirements for training shall comprise a basic system that can be adapted to local conditions to...
NFPA 1404 - Standard for Fire Service Respiratory Protection Training
1.1* Scope. This standard shall contain minimum requirements for the training component of the Respiratory Protection Program found in NFPA 1500, Standard on Fire Department Occupational Safety and Health Program.
NFPA 1405 - Guide for Land-Based Fire Fighters Who Respond to Marine Vessel Fires
1.1 Scope. 1.1.1 This guide identifies the elements of a comprehensive marine fire-fighting response program including, but not limited to, vessel familiarization, training considerations, pre-fire planning, and special hazards that enable land-based fire fighters to extinguish vessel fires safely...
NFPA 1407 - Standard for Fire Service Rapid Intervention Crews
1.1 Scope. This standard specified the basic training procedures for fire service personnel to conduct fire fighter rapid intervention operations. 1.1.1 This standard specifies basic evolutions that can be adapted to local conditions and serves as a standard mechanism for the evaluation on minimum...
NFPA 1410 - Standard on Training for Initial Emergency Scene Operations
1-1.1* This standard contains the minimum requirements for evaluating training for initial fire suppression and rescue procedures used by fire department personnel engaged in emergency scene operations. 1-1.2 This standard specifies basic evolutions that can be adapted to local conditions and...
NFPA 1451 - Standard for a Fire Service Vehicle Operations Training Program
1.1 Scope. 1.1.1 This standard shall contain the minimum requirements for a fire service vehicle operations training program. 1.1.2 This standard shall outline the development of a written fire service vehicle training program, which includes the organizational procedures for training personnel,...
NFPA 1452 - Guide for Training Fire Service Personnel to Conduct Dwelling Fire Safety Surveys
1-1 General. The intent and purpose of this document is to provide fire department training officers or other fire service personnel with a guide for the establishment of a dwelling fire safety program for their community. 1-1.1 To be effective and to adequately deal with local fire problems, the...