With 70 years of experience in the field of fire safety, Efectis provides various customized training sessions with themes ranging from: fire regulations applicable to public buildings, high buildings, warehouses, nuclear installations; testing standards in force for qualifying products and CE marking standards; or the qualification requirements for companies (metalworking, maintenance and repair of fire resistant doors, etc.).

Our whole scope of trainings is now available on our website dedicated to training:

Code and Standards

Efectis has extensive codes and standards experience that includes:

Building/Fire Codes and standards

  • International Code Council (ICC)
      • International Building Code
      • International Fire Code
      • International Existing Building Code
  • NFPA
      • NFPA 5000 Building Construction and Safety Code

Fire Codes and Standards

  • NFPA 1 Fire Code
  • NFPA 3 Recommended Practice for Commissioning of Fire Protection and Life Safety Systems
  • NFPA 4 Standard for Integrated Fire Protection and Life Safety System Testing
  • NFPA 13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems
  • NFPA 30 Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code
  • NFPA 30B Code for the Manufacture and Storage of Aerosol Products
  • NFPA 45 Standard for Fire Protection of Laboratories Using Chemicals
  • NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code
  • NFPA 101 Life Safety Code
  • NFPA 130 Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems
  • NFPA 409 Standard on Aircraft Hangars
  • NFPA 750 Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection Systems
  • NFPA 2001 Standard on Clean Agent Fire Extinguishing Systems

Nuclear technical codes for fire protection (ETC-F/AFCEN)

ETC-F Code (AFCEN): fire protection conception and construction rules

The ETC-F Code published by AFCEN aims to define the fire protection principles of materials or equipment whose failure could affect the safety of people or of the nuclear plant.

Objectives / Missions
  • Understand the objectives of the ETC-F Code
  • Understand the requirements for fire protection and how they should be met
  • Understand the requirements for the safety of persons in case of fire
  • Presentation of technical measures to be considered in the design to facilitate the evacuation
  • Know what systems shall serve a safety function and how to protect them
  • Presentations on the maintenance to be performed on these systems.
  • Understand how fire resistant products are qualified