Training

Overview

  • 60 hour average time commitment for self-study of recommended reading list
  • Reading list consists of linked documents and videos available free of charge (exception: ASTM inspection documents must be purchased)
  • For those wishing to have a proof of competence after the completion of studies, an online examination is available
  • Exam certificate can be used to present qualifications to AHJ
  • First exam fee: $500
  • Exam certificate is valid for two years. Re-examination is required for requalification
  • IFC-Certificated inspectors will be listed on the IFC website
  • A complete certificate requires the exam plus hands-on product training from at least four firestop product manufacturers

40-60 Hrs

Average time commitment for self-study of recommended reading list

Online Exam

After the completion of studies, to obtain proof of competence, an online exam is available

IFC Certificate

Exam provides an individual (not a corporation) to be the certificate holder