Emergency Action Plan Director
This is the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) accredited Emergency Action Plan Director (EAP Director) course. The course provides 8-hours of instruction across two 4-hour sessions, and covers various terms, emergency situations, and techniques to enable the EAP Director to effectively implement the Emergency Action Plan during non-fire emergency situations.
FDNY requires that you attend all classes and receive a mark of 70% on NYFSI’s final exam for this course. Those passing with a mark of 70% or higher are granted a diploma from NYFSI, which must be presented at the Fire Department.
About the FDNY Certificate of Fitness
Emergency Action Plan Director is required in any commercial building classified as Group B and mixed occupancies by the NYC Department of Buildings during regular business hours.
The an EAP Director must hold a valid Certificate of Fitness and is responsible to implement a fire safety and emergency action plan, training emergency action personnel and other duties related to emergency action plan.
Any building classified as Group B and Group R-1 occupancies by the NYC Department of Buildings must have an EAP Director on site during regular business hours. This includes office buildings, public or civil services buildings, and hotels. An EAP Director must hold a valid Certificate of Fitness and is responsible to implement a fire safety and an emergency action plan, train fire safety personnel and other duties related to emergency action plan.
This Certificate of Fitness is valid only at a specific location and for the specific person to whom it is issued. Individuals may attend the FS/EAP Director class at any time without being a certified Fire Safety Director. They are not eligible to take any FSD / EAPD FDNY test unless they hold a valid current F-58 or F-25 for Hi-rise/Office Building Certificate of Fitness at the location listed on the application.