NFPA 1402: Guide to Building Fire Service Training Centers
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What is NFPA 1402?
NFPA 1402: Document Scope
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 center or every type of specialty training facility that might be constructed. Therefore, the main components of a training center necessary to accomplish general fire fighter training effectively, efficiently, and safely are presented here.
NFPA 1402 provides guidance for the planning of fire service training centers, focusing on the main components necessary to accomplish general fire fighter training effectively, efficiently, and safely. Official document scope
What does NFPA 1402 address?
Criteria cover the design and construction of facilities for fire service training, including needs analysis, cost considerations and cost-benefit analysis, components or various types of training facilities, infrastructure considerations, and elements of the design and construction process. Separate chapters address the unique needs and characteristics of administration and support facilities, drill towers, burn buildings, smoke buildings, and facilities for outside simulations. Table of Contents

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