Florida Fire Marshalls Crowd Control Certification Course
This Crowd Control Course below is being featured as an option at the upcoming Florida Festival and Events (FFEA) Convention to be held July 31 – August 2, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs (west coast Fla). For more information, visit the site
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 | 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Florida Fire Marshalls Crowd Control Certification Course (all experience levels)
Presented by the Florida Fire Marshalls and Inspectors Association
The Florida Fire Prevention Code requires that all places of assembly, included tented events, must have at least (1) crowd manager or crowd manager supervisor. An Assembly occupancy as per the fire code is where there is a gathering of 50 or more persons for deliberation, worship, entertainment, eating, drinking, amusement, awaiting transportation or similar uses or used as a special amusement building. (NFPA 101, Section 12.7.6). The Fire Marshal’s Office will be issuing a violation to assembly occupancies without trained crowd managers. The course will conclude with a short written examination. All attendees successfully completing the training course will be awarded a personalized ID Card and a separate registration form and $50 fee must be paid to FFMIA.