COURSE DESCRIPTION: We offer preparation classes for the following FDNY Certificates of Fitness for Fire Guards:


F-01 Citywide Fire Guard for Impairment
In any occupancy where a required fire protection system is out of service, a fire watch shall be maintained by one or more persons holding a Certificate of Fitness. For the initial four (4) hours of a planned or an unplanned out of service condition when the effected area does not exceed 50,000 square feet, the impairment coordinator or a trained and knowledgeable person who is capable of performing fire watch duties and is designated by the building owner may perform the fire watch duties. After four hours of an out of service condition, such patrols shall only be conducted by fire guards holding a Certificate of Fitness.

This Certificate of Fitness is valid only for the specific person to whom it is issued and can be used anywhere within New York City.


F-02 Fire Guard for Shelter (Citywide)
A Certificate of Fitness is required by all Fire Guards in shelters where a sprinkler system is not installed or when a fire protection system is temporarily out of service.


F-03 Indoor Place of Assembly Safety Personnel
An individual responsible for assisting in maintaining fire safety at an approved place of assembly (PA) or temporary place of assembly (TPA) at a specific location is required to hold a Certificate of Fitness.

This Certificate of Fitness is valid only at a specific location and for the specific person to whom it is issued.


F-04 Temporary Indoor/Outdoor Place of Assembly Safety Personnel
An individual responsible for assisting in maintaining fire safety at temporary place of assembly events at different locations is required to hold a Certificate of Fitness.


F-60 Fire Guard for Torch Operations and Construction Site
A Certificate of Fitness holder must be present to perform fire watch during hot work operations at: 1) construction sites, 2) rooftop operations where torch-applied roof systems are in operation, and 3) in any building or structure where a torch operation is conducted. A certificate holder is also required at sites when construction, alteration or demolition exceeds 10,000 square feet when fronting one street, 20,000 square feet when fronting two streets, or whenever the building exceeds 75 feet in heig


10 Hour OSHA ConstructionEmergency Action PlanningOSHA-Lead Action Level/Awareness – SPANISH
10 Hour OSHA Construction – SpanishHazard CommunicationLead RRP (EPA)
10 Hour OSHA Construction – Cal/OSHAEmployer/Employee ResponsibilityRadiofrequency Safety Awareness
10 Hour OSHA General IndustryFall Protection/Working at HeightsMachine Safeguarding
10 Hour OSHA Maritime – Longshoring Course #7618EPA Lead Dust Sampling TechnicianPrinciples of Occupational Safety & Health
10 Hour OSHA Maritime – Marine Terminals Course #7617HAZWOPER 8-Hour RefresherMaterials Handling
10 Hour OSHA Maritime – Shipyard Employment Course #7615Ergonomics in the workplaceMold Information and Training
30 Hour OSHA ConstructionFirst Aid/CPRRespirators – Competent Person
30 Hour OSHA General IndustryFall ProtectionMotorcycle Safety Foundation Basic Riders Course
30 Hour OSHA General Industry for HealthcareHealth and Safety LeadershipRough Terrain Forklift Training
30 Hour OSHA Maritime – Longshoring Course #763Fall Protection – Competent PersonNoise and Hearing Protection
30 Hour OSHA Maritime – Marine Terminals Course #763Forklift Instructor CourseRoadway Bridge Work Zone Construction Safety
30 Hour OSHA Maritime – Shipyard Employment Course #7635Fire PreventionNational Safety Council Defensive Driving course
40 Hour HazwoperHow to manage a dysfunctional safety systemSafety Management Techniques
40-Hour HAZMAT TechnicianGeneral Health & Safety WorkshopsPowered Platforms – Competent Person
Accident Investigation & Analysis and Interviewing SkillsFirst Aid/CPR and AED (Automated External Defibrillator)Safety & Health During Disaster Recovery
Accident PreventionIncident InvestigationOffice Safety
Aerial Work PlatformFlagger TrainingScaffolds User Guidelines
Airline Respirator WarningGround Fault ProtectionRecordkeeping – OSHA 300 Log
Alcohol and Substance AbuseForklift Operator CertificationScaffolding – Competent Person
Conducting arc flash hazard analysisInjury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP)OSHA Seminar for Small Business
Asbestos HazardsGas Monitoring and CalibrationSoils Analysis and Classification
Bloodborne PathogensHazardous WasteSexual Harassment for Supervisors
Confined Space RescueGeneral HousekeepingPersonal Protective Equipment
Certified Industrial Hygienist PrepJobsite Safety OrientationSubpart D – Construction Health Hazards
Clandestine Drug Lab CleanupHAZWOPER: 8 and 24-hour: Emergency ResponseSafeLand/SafeGoals
Crane SafetyH2S (Hydrogen Sulfide)Stairways and Ladders
Conducting Tailgate MeetingsLockout/Tagout – Total De-energizationQualified Rigger and Signal Person
Confined SpaceHazard Communication GHSSafety Training Methods
Confined Space EntryIndoor Air Quality Management [not mold]Subpart Q – Concrete and Masonry
Electrical – Competent PersonHAZMATRespiratory Protection
Confined Spaces, Train the TrainerMine Safety & Health AdministrationTraining Assessments
Contractor’s Safety & Health ProgramHAZWOPER 8-hour SupervisorSexual Harassment for Non-Supervisors
Control of Hazardous EnergiesIntroduction to OSHARoadway Work Zone Construction Safety
Emergency ResponseHealth and Safety for Workers: Laws and RegulationsVoluntary Protection Program
Crane Signalman TrainingMotorized Mobile PlatformsSpray Coating Operations
Crystalline Silica ExposureHealth and Safety Monitoring InstrumentsUtility Locator
Defensive DrivingLead HazardsSafety Committees
ErgonomicsHeat StressWorking Around Mobile Equipment
Demolition HazardsNFPA 70E Arc Flash Compliance TrainingSubpart D – Occupational Health
Designing Training ProgramsHow to Read a MSDSWelding/Hot Work
Developing Effective Safety & Health Management ProgramsMaritime TrainingScaffolds Erection Guidelines
Fall ProtectionIATA TrainingTrenching and Excavation
Diversity in the WorkplaceOSHA InspectionsWorkzone Traffic Control
DOT Shipping of Hazardous Materials RefresherIndoor Air Quality & MoldSilica Hazards
Fundamentals of Industrial HygieneMotivating ManagementWeapons of Mass Destruction – The Healthcare Response
Drug and Alcohol Training for SupervisorsIndustrial Safety Hazard ControlSubpart C – Construction General Safety
Drug Testing for Commercial DriversOSHA Top 10 Most Frequently CitedWorkplace Violence – Prevention
Dust Disturbance & MitigationOSHA RecordkeepingSubpart R – Steel Erection
General IndustryJob Safety AnalysisSuspended Scaffold – 16 Hour
Electrical SafetyPower Tool Use and GuardingVineyard Safety
Excavations – Competent PersonLaser HazardsWinery Safety