Caregiver Fire Safey Course

Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Time: 8am to 1pm

Location: Bainbridge Public Safety Department Training Room

This course is intended for persons responsible for the care, welfare, & safety of occupants in a caregiver facility.  The course is required to be attended by care givers in “group day care homes,” “day care centers,” and for administrator’s, directors, operators and all staff of Group I-1 and Group R-4 assisted living communities, assisted living facilities, community living arrangements, memory care units, personal care homes, and residential board and care homes.

This limited application is based on the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated (O.C.G.A.), Chapter 25, and Title 2 that designates the building types and or uses that fall under the jurisdiction of the Georgia Safety Fire Commissioner’s State Fire Marshal’s Office. The designations are located in O.C.G.A. 25-2-13(b) (1) (I).

The specific requirement for attending and satisfactorily completing this course is in a modification in the form on exception to 406.2 of the 2012 International Fire Code (IFC).

Each participant is required to complete and pass the Competency Exam.

The passing score is seventy-five percent (75%).

The exam has twenty (20) multiple choice questions, each having a value of five (5) points.

Upon satisfactory completion of the course, the participant will be issued a 5 Hour Caregiver Fire Safety Course Certificate from the Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner.

Contact Chief Doyle Welch or Julie Harris at 229-248-2038 to register for this free course.

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