Standard for Fire Service Professional Qualifications Accreditation and Certification Systems
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What is NFPA 1000?
This standard maintains high professional standards for fire service personnel by establishing requirements that can be used to evaluate accreditation and certification systems.
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What does NFPA 1000 address?
NFPA 1000 presents the minimum criteria for accrediting bodies; and for the assessment and validation of the process used to certify fire and related emergency response personnel to professional qualifications standards; and of non-engineering, fire-related, academic, degree-granting programs offered by institutions of higher education.
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