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Joint Commission Life Safety Requirements WebinarTelgian Engineering & Consulting’s Senior Fire Protection Consultant Pamela Reno will present a Fire Smarts Online Training Opportunity on June 11, from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Eastern Time. Reno’s “Understanding Joint Commission Life Safety Requirements” webinar provides an overview of The Joint Commission, as well as specific areas that fall within their jurisdiction.

This overview of the requirements for fire and life safety is based on NFPA 101, Life Safety Code. It will include life safety design and building construction, as well as means of egress including design of space, travel distance, egress illumination and signage. Specific emphasis will be given to the protection provided by door features and stairs, along with other vertical openings such as corridors, smoke barriers and fire alarm notification. In addition, fire suppression systems, fire sprinkler systems and interior finishes will be covered.

Reno offers more than 15 years of experience in, and knowledge of, concepts, principles and practices of fire prevention, fire protection and life safety engineering. As an accomplished speaker, she conducts presentations and seminars across the country on a wide variety of fire protection topics. Recent examples include seminars conducted at the SFPE Greater Atlanta Fire Safety Conference in Atlanta, Georgia and Fire Protection and Life Safety Forum in Columbus, Ohio. Reno also shares her expertise as an author with fire protection industry publications in useful articles such as “Fire Safety Considerations for Facilities” in Facility Safety Management, among others.

She also plays an integral role in industry codes and standards development. Reno’s code development committee experience includes Principle Member, NFPA 99 – Fundamentals Committee; NFPA 99 – Healthcare Emergency Management and Security; and Alternate, NFPA 101 & 5000 – Board and Care Facilities.

Joint Commission Life Safety Requirements Webinar CEUs

Upon completion, attendees of the Joint Commission Life Safety Requirements Webinar will be able to explain The Joint Commission and their jurisdiction and understand the life safety requirements of The Joint Commission based on NFPA 101. In addition, participants will learn how to identify life safety deficiencies within hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers and behavioral healthcare occupancies.

Each participant registered, attending the full live training webinar (or viewing the post-live recorded on-demand webinar) will receive a Certificate of Completion, which complies with International Code Council (ICC) CEU requirements for ICC approved training courses. These Certificates of Completion may be used as supporting documentation for CPD points required for NICET certification, as well as for supporting documentation for credit hours required for re-certification as part of the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code (UCC) program.  Certificates may also be used as supporting documentation for continuing education (CE) hours for Texas Commission on Fire Protection certifications.

About Telgian Engineering & Consulting, LLC

Telgian Engineering & Consulting is a full-service global engineering and risk mitigation consultancy specializing in complex, multi-discipline public and private sector projects. We provide professional services related to the protection of people, property, information, and organizational mission against preventable losses.

Telgian is a provider of strategic/enterprise risk management, fire protection engineering, industrial security, environmental health and safety, emergency management, operations continuity consulting, and construction administration services.

Our professionals are dedicated to delivering value through effective protection solutions that meet today’s risk challenges. In addition to a uniquely global perspective, we also provide in-depth knowledge of local, state, and federal compliance matters.

Joint Commission Life Safety Requirements WebinarSince 1985, Telgian has worked hand-in-hand with clients such as architects, engineers, owners, developers, risk and facility management firms, construction teams and government agencies. In addition to security for the healthcare sector, we serve industry sectors that include healthcare, government, commercial, education, hospitality, industrial, and transportation throughout the US and abroad.

To learn more or register, please visit Fire Smarts.

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