Certified Life Safety Code 101 Manager Course

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Certified Life Safety Code 101 Manager Course

Professional Credential: IASHEP-Certified Life Safety Code 101 Manager (CLSCM)

(Note: Refresher certification is required every three years to maintain professional credential.) Renewal Fee: 150.00

Non-discrimination Policy:

IASHEP is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free of all forms of discrimination

Course Introduction:

The code includes different requirements for different types of buildings such as hotels, homes, and hospitals. It is designed for building managers, facility engineers, safety and health professionals, engineers, architects, building owners, and insurers.

This hands-on course will give you the knowledge that you need to apply the extensive NFPA 101® Life Safety Code with confidence. Gain a thorough understanding of NFPA 101® concepts and requirements for fire and life safety and their application to selected occupancies. Learn to prevent — or identify and correct — safety issues that could cause problems for your business

Course Objectives:

Learn and/or review the requirements that influence the safety of people and protection of property and equipment. The NFPA 101 Life Safety Code® is systematically revised on a three year cycle (we are currently instructing on the 2012 cycle).

Topics also include:

  • Intent and interpretation of the Code.
  • Key provisions impacting your facility.
  • Navigation skills for the Code book
  • Measure travel distance. Calculate occupant load and egress capacity.
  • Analyze code compliance. NFPA’s Life Safety Code® (NFPA 101) General: Section 1-1 through Section 1-8
  • Fundamental Requirements
  • Definitions: Section 3-1 through Section 3-2:
  • Classification of Occupancy and Hazard of Contents
  • Means of Egress, Section 5-1 through Section 5-12
  • Features of Fire Protection, Section 6-1 through Section 6-6
  • Building Service and Fire Protection Equipment, Section 7-1 through Section 7-7
  • Means of Egress Requirements, Protection, Special Provisions, Building Services, and Operating Features
  • General Requirements, Small Facilities, Large Facilities, and Operating Features

 Course Prerequisites:  There are no prerequisites for this course.


  • Fire & Building Inspectors
  • Safety, Health and Environmental Professionals
  • Training Managers
  • Industrial Hygienists
  • Individuals associated with federal agency collateral duty safety and health personnel


Students completing the course must take a proctored final exam.  A score of 80% on the final exam is necessary to receive your personalized certificate of completion. The student gets three (3) attempts to pass the course.

After signing up for this course IASHEP will send you a link to the LMS class