Fire Alarm Design

Ref #: DCFAD1205

December 5, 2019   (2 days)

Price: $995.00

Washington, DC (Alexandria)

An understanding of proper fire alarm system design is a critical job function for anyone involved in fire alarm systems work. A proper understanding of the fire alarm codes helps the fire alarm professional to achieve the desired life safety results by designing and installing code-compliant fire alarm systems.

NTC’s Fire Alarm System Design training is intended for fire alarm professionals who are involved in the design, sale, installation, troubleshooting, and servicing of fire alarm systems. This course discusses proper application of the fire alarm codes and reinforces the student’s ability to properly apply the codes. Students attending this course will develop a stronger understanding of fire alarm systems, including the requirements of NFPA 72 (National Fire Alarm Code), NFPA 101 (Life Safety Code), NFPA 70 (National Electrical Code), and the IBC (International Building Code).

Students of this course will learn how fire alarm codes are used and how to apply them to their real life projects. Students will experience fire alarm system design and code application by applying their knowledge to sample fire alarm system projects. The course is taught by experienced NICET Certified instructors who will guide the students through the design process.

Who Should Attend





CAD personnel

Plans Reviewers


Included With This Course

NTC Brown Book - Fire Alarm System Design

90 Days access to Fire Alarm Design Training in Training Department

Recommended Materials

NFPA 72 - National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code

NFPA 70 - National Electrical Code

International Building Code (IBC)

NFPA 101 - Life Safety Code

PLEASE NOTE: We highly recommend each student have their own personal copies of the above code books for use at the class. The training involves learning to use these books, and students will have a more fulfilling training experience if they have these books.

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We encourage registration at least 2 weeks prior to the training date. This will guarantee your place in the class as well as ensure we have all the necessary materials for every attendee at the training location.

Training Location


5655-C General Washington Dr

Alexandria, VA 22312


Room Opens at 7:30AM, class Starts at 8AM