WHAT IS A FIRE CARD?
LA Fire Code Section 57.113.09 Mandates Fire Safety Training for all Hospital and Convalescent Home employees.
Hospital employees must take 6 hour training course every 4 years. A blue fire card is issued & must read "hospital fire/life safety training".
Employees at psychiatric hospitals & convalescent homes must take a 3 hour training course every 2 years. A pink fire card is issued & must read "institutional fire/life safety training".
HFSI staffs only the most experienced instructors who have been teaching fire/life safety curriculum for a minimum of 10 years and each holds a current "certificate of fitness to instruct" issued by the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Our instructors have certified thousands of students. They all have numerous years of experience in hospital environments with both engineering and safety backgrounds. All have had extensive experience & knowledge regarding the requirements set forth by the TJC, CDPH, NFPA, OSHA & LAFD. They have participated in many on site fire/life safety inspections of internal written procedures, fire suppression systems, alarms & the building utility systems that support the fire/life safety program, such as generators, battery operated lighting, fire dampers, pressurized stairwells, etc.
To ensure you have thorough knowledge of emergency response procedures and understand how to apply them in health care settings.
To be recognized as the most knowledgeable fire/life safety service provider in the Los Angeles Area.
Ensure flexible scheduling options to meet your particular needs
Provide reasonable rates for our services
Staff knowledgeable instructors who make safety training entertaining & easy to absorb