Cape May County Fire Academy

 NJ Fire Inspector 

Dates:   APRIL 1, 2023-JUNE 20, 2023

Days and time:   Saturdays: 08:30 – 16:00

                            Tuesdays:  18:30 – 22:00

Fee:  $150.00 per student    *Includes IFSTA Manual

** Students will be required to provide current edition NJ Uniform Fire Code **

Please use the following links to purchase required materials:

NJ International Fire Code 2015:


NJ Uniform Fire Code:




Course Description:  This 90 Hour course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to meet the requirements of the NJ Uniform Fire Code for certification as a Fire Inspector, and the ability to perform entry level Fire Inspections. 

 This course will teach individuals the duties of a Fire Inspector and will include, legal aspects, life hazard uses, use groups, conducting inspections, building construction, plan review, general fire safety, occupancy loads, fire suppression and protection systems, specific uses, flammable or hazardous materials, retrofit requirements, fire investigation, and practical exercises. 

 AUDIENCE: Candidates for NJ Fire Inspector, and existing Fire Inspectors wanting a thorough review.