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NICET Level 1 Prep Course

August 21, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Virtual live class – Four days/two hours each evening

August 21-24, 2023
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM


Course will help prepare you for the NICET Level 1 Fire Alarm Systems certification exam. This course will cover:

  • NFPA 72 review of relevant chapters
  • Introduction to NFPA 70
  • Basic electronics and OSHA
  • How to study for and take a test.
  • Review of how to navigate code books
  • Taking practice exams.
  • How to navigate the NICET website.

Students will need to purchase the NTC Red Book in order to take this class. The book is available at NTC Bookstore | National Training Center. (IECC does not sell this book.) Students may also find the Orange Book and Field Notes helpful.

Students will need their NFPA 70 2014 and NFPA 72 2016 during class.


  • Early Registration: $470.00
  • Standard Registration: $500.00
  • Members receive 25% discount

Cancellation deadline is 14 business days prior to seminar. All cancellations received after deadline and/or no-shows will be billed and/or are non-refundable. IEC Chesapeake A&T has the right to cancel class if less than 12 students register.

About the Instructor:

Bernie Grubb has worked in the fire alarm industry for over 15 years and is NICET Level III certified as well as certified to program Kidde (VS), Siemens Desigo, Silent Knight/Farenhyt, FireLite, and Bosch.  His resume includes large commercial install, troubleshooting, programming, maintenance, design, project management, and estimating with experience in  all the major brands; Edwards/Kidde, Simplex, Siemens, Notifier, Silent Knight/Farenhyt, FCI Gamewell, Bosch, and FireLite.  Additionally Mr. Grubb is knowledgeable in NFPA 70, NFPA 72, NFPA 101, IBC codes and the UL certification processes for fire alarm systems.


August 21, 2023
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


IEC Chesapeake


IEC Chesapeake
8751 Freestate Drive, Suite 250
Laurel, MD 20723 United States
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