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SCO Code of Ethics
How to Apply
New Fire SCO Certification and Training Structure
Building SCO Certification and Training Structure
Designation of Powers
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Safety Codes Council
Scope of Practice
Inspect any building classified in the National Building Code - Alberta Edition, other than those:
identified as group F1, high hazard industrial buildings; and
"high buildings" as referenced in 126.96.36.199.(1).
Conduct investigations according to the scope of Group A Fire SCOs.
Establish occupant loads for any building with an occupant load of less than 300 persons.
Investigate unsafe conditions in all classifications of buildings identified in the Building Code.
Issue and enforce orders for any building identified in the scope of practice.
Cannot issue permits for petroleum storage tanks.
Cannot issue variances.
Fire Group A Certification or NFPA 1031 Level 1
Base Competency Courses
Fire, Effective Writing Techniques for Fire SCOs
Introduction to the Safety Codes System In Alberta
Technical Requirements Courses
Fire, Properties of Materials, AFC 2014
Fire, Building Construction & Protection Systems, AFC 2014
Fire, Inspection Procedures, AFC 2014
Fire, Practical Evaluation for Inspector (Practicum)