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NICET I & II

presented by National Technology Transfer, Inc.
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Bring a trainer to your location to deliver this class for groups of 10 or more.

Summary

NICET Level I is for trainees and entry-level technicians who perform limited job tasks under frequent supervision. NICET Level II is for technicians who perform routine tasks under general daily supervision.

Workshop Description/Agenda

Prepare for the NICET Certification exams. Learn test-taking strategies and review reference materials needed to maximize the NICET test experience. This training is helpful to personnel working in the fire alarm industry who engage in a combination of fire alarm system activities including layout, equipment selection, installation, acceptance testing, troubleshooting and servicing.

  • NICET Level I is for trainees and entry-level technicians who perform limited job tasks under frequent supervision.
  • NICET Level II is for technicians who perform routine tasks under general daily supervision.

NOTE – This course is now available via our interactive Live Online Training format. Live Online Training course length and content may vary from our in-classroom content.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

What you’ll learn depends on which course options you choose. This NICET I & II test-prep has the option to include the National Fire Alarm & Signaling Code®, a practical and hands-on lab oriented training.

Topics covered during this training includes:

  • System layout
  • System equipment selection
  • System installation
  • System acceptance testing
  • System troubleshooting
  • System servicing
  • Applicable codes and standards
  • Types of signaling systems
  • Supervision requirements
  • Fire alarm system components
  • Building occupancy considerations
  • Basic electricity and electronics
  • Physical science fundamentals

WORKSHOP AGENDA

INTRODUCTION TO NICET

  • NICET History
  • Value of NICET Certification
  • Steps to Certification

NICET OPERATIONAL POLICIES

THE CERTIFICATION CRITERIA

EXAMINATION REQUIREMENT CHART

NICET TEST STRATEGIES

APPLICATION FORMS

MATERIALS TO BRING TO A NICET TEST

NICET LEVEL I CONTENT

1.1 Installation

  • 1.1.1 Mount and Terminate Peripherals
  • 1.1.2 Install Cabling and Associated Infrastructure
  • 1.1.3 Comply with Job Safety Requirements

1.2 Maintenance

  • 1.2.1 Perform Periodic Testing of Systems and Devices
  • 1.2.2 Repair/Replace Impaired Systems and Devices
  • 1.2.3 Clean Devices

NICET LEVEL II CONTENT

2.1 Installation

  • 2.1.1 Develop Work Plan Based Upon Field Conditions
  • 2.1.2 Install Fire Alarm Infrastructures
  • 2.1.3 Install Fire Alarm Components
  • 2.1.4 Perform System Commissioning

2.2 Maintenance

  • 2.2.1 Perform Periodic Testing
  • 2.2.2 Correct Impairments/ Deficiencies
  • 2.2.3 Maintain Documentation

2.3 Submittal Preparation and System Layout

  • 2.3.1 Assemble Project Information for Shop Drawing
  • 2.3.2 Survey Site Conditions to Verify That They Support the Requirements of the Fire Alarm System Design and Layout
  • 2.3.3 Prepare Basic Technical Drawings
  • 2.3.4 Determine Power Supply and Loading Requirements for the Fire Alarm System

2.4 Management and Supervision

  • 2.4.1 Coordinate Work Activities

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This class is helpful to personnel working in the fire alarm industry who engage in a combination of fire alarm system activities including layout, equipment selection, installation, acceptance testing, troubleshooting and servicing.

People in the following positions typically participate in our NFPA 72 training:

  • Fire Alarm Technicians
  • Fire Alarm contractors
  • Electricians
  • Plant & facility maintenance technicians
  • Building engineers
  • Building managers & superintendents
  • Plant & facility managers
  • Stationary engineers
  • Safety directors

Who Should Attend

This class is helpful to personnel working in the fire alarm industry who engage in a combination of fire alarm system activities including layout, equipment selection, installation, acceptance testing, troubleshooting and servicing.

Additional Information

Training Provider: National Technology Transfer, Inc.

Course Topics: Industrial Training Training > Electrical

Training Course Summary: NICET Level I is for trainees and entry-level technicians who perform limited job tasks under frequent supervision. NICET Level II is for technicians who perform routine tasks under general daily supervision.