The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is a United States trade association that creates and maintains private, copyrighted, standards and codes for usage and adoption by local governments. NFPA 1194® Standard for Recreational Vehicle Parks and Campgrounds provides codes and standards related to the operation of RV Parks and Campgrounds.
The ARVC Foundation Practitioner Certificate for the NFPA 1194® program is designed to ensure that park owners and operators have an in-depth knowledge of the current standards for RV Parks and Campgrounds. This will provide practitioners with knowledge of best practices and the necessary resources to work with regulatory agencies when designing or modifying existing facilities.
Requirements to earn the ARVC Foundation Practitioner Certificate for NFPA 1194®:
The ARVC Foundation Practitioner Certificate for NFPA 1194® is coming to a location near you!
Instructors will vary based on location and availability.
February 21-22: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina | Registration Closed
March 6: Colorado Springs, Colorado | Registration Closed
March 14: Stevens Point, Wisconsin | Registration Closed
March 16: Danvers, Massachusetts | Registration Closed
April 25: Laveen, Arizona | Registration Closed
July 25-26: Denver, Colorado | Register Here
September 11: Tampa, Florida | Register Here
November 5: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma | Register Here
December 2: State College, Pennsylvania | Register Here
A copy of the NFPA 1194® (2018 Edition) book is included in the cost of the program along with a binder containing a complete set of course handouts.
This course will provide an introduction to the National Fire Protection Association’s Standards and its impact on regulations for the RV Park and Campground industry. Topics include recommended practices on utilizing standards and strategies for working with authorities.
This course addresses code compliance for electrical installations, systems, and equipment per National Fire Protection Association’s 1194 (NFPA 1194®) and the National Electrical Code (NEC®).
This course focuses on the general design criteria for RV Parks and Campgrounds as presented in Chapter 5 of the National Fire Protection Association’s 1194 (NFPA 1194®).
Fire Safety Standards
This course focuses on the public health and safety requirements for RV Parks and Campgrounds as presented in Chapters 5 and 6 of the National Fire Protection Association’s 1194 (NFPA 1194®).
Water and Sanitation Standards
This course focuses on the environmental health and sanitation requirements for RV Parks and Campgrounds as presented in Chapter 7 of the National Fire Protection Association’s 1194 (NFPA 1194®).