Welcome to Fire Safety Director. com...the site dedicated to training future FSD's, and keeping current FSD's up to speed on what's new, and on the horizon.

NEW  FDNY mandatory training course. Active Shooter/Medical Emergency Preparedness course. REMS is FDNY certified eff. 11-14-16.

Every FSD and FS/EAPD are required to take this course. Anyone may take the course, but it's a mandatory 1st step for FSD's transitioning to the new title of Fire and Life Safety Director  (FLS Director)   F-89 C of F.

Conducted at Pace University, or On-Location at your request.  Click to see Class Schedule and Enrollment Form.   Fee: $110.00 which includes us paying the Fire Department's Card Transfer Fee

For Fire Safety COORDINATOR please click here to jump to that info.


If you wish to become a Fire Safety Director (on a path to the new FLSD, Fire & Life Safety Director):


Special expedited course added, taking place next week.

FSD course, immediately followed by the Active Shooter/Medical Emergency Preparedness course.

Pine Street in Lower Manhattan

Dates:  Tuesday (12/12), Wednesday (12/13), Friday (12/15) and Saturday (12/16)

Hours:  8:00am-3:00pm

Please e-mail us for further details; this special course must be pre-paid ($220+$110=$330 fee)


Our next EVENING course starts on:

Tuesday, January 9, 2018. 5pm - 10pm (4 sessions: Tues. - Wed. - Tues. - Wed.)


Our next WEEKEND (Fri./Sat.) course starts on:

Friday, January 19, 2018  9am - 4pm  (4 sessions: Fri.- Sat. - Fri. - Sat.)


Our next WEEKDAY course start on:

Tuesday, January 30, 2017  9am - 4pm   (4 sessions: Tues. - Fri. - Tues. - Fri.)

Fee: $220.00


See Class Schedule for more class details.


If you're ready to pay for your course, click the Pay Now Button to pay with a Credit Card, Debit Card, or PayPal.

Select and Pay for your course

Student's Name & Class Date

Click on "Course Schedule" for more scheduled course dates. Click on the other buttons in the left margin to make a reservation, pay for the course on-line, obtain travel directions, and to read other general information.

Cost: $220.00 which includes a 230 page Student Manual/Reference Guide.

Future Fire Safety Directors

Please review the Fire Department document, "Qualification Criteria for FSD".

There are no requirements to take our course and the exam. However, the FD won't appoint anyone a Fire Safety Director unless they pass our course and have a minimum of 3 years of applicable experience in fire prevention, building service equipment, or a satisfactory combination.

To additionally assist you in determining whether or not you possess the necessary "WORK RELATED EXPERIENCE" please review the Z-50 Application.

If you have specific questions about your qualifications, they might best be answered by the Fire Department's Certificate of Fitness Unit. You can call them during business hours at (718)999-1986.





For those wishing to take the Fire Safety Coordinator F-80 2-day course at Pace University:


"SPECIAL" COURSE - Brooklyn Location

 Tuesday, Dec. 19th  9am - 4pm  (Day One)

Wednesday, Dec. 20th  9am - 4pm (Day Two) 

Fee: $130.00 per person

Please call or write to reserve a seat, obtain class location.


For 1 to 3 students.

Student(s) Name & Course Date

Please call or e-mail us to reserve a seat.




MAJOR CHANGES announced for "SHELTER" Fire Safety Coordinators.


Current and future Coordinators are affected.


F-24 C of F ended on August 1st. Replaced by NEW F-80. Click here to read more about this major change.


Attention:  Shelters, Auditoriums, Churches, Schools, Community Centers, and other such buildings used for housing - we are also an FDNY accredited FIRE SAFETY COORDINATOR Training School. Classes conducted on-location at your facility, or at our school.


Location: Pace University, One Pace Plaza, downtown Manhattan, across the street from City Hall.


On-location at your facility. Shelters, Auditoriums, Churches, Schools, Community Centers, and other such buildings used for housing. We are an FDNY accredited FIRE SAFETY COORDINATOR Training School.


Classes conducted on-location at your facility, or at our school.


Please call or e-mail us to make a reservation.  1-888-793-7328; e-mail Reserve@FireSafetyCoordinator.com 

Click here to see Curriculum, sample Certificate of Completion, etc.


COMPUTERIZED on-line  EAP & Fire Safety Plan training is now authorized by the FDNY. We have it - ready to go. It's interactive and evaluates the participant's understanding of the material. Call or e-mail us for more info.


HOTELS: Fire Safety Plans

OFFICE BUILDINGS: Comprehensive (combined) Fire Safety and Emergency Action Plan

We will write your building's Plan, then File it in person with the NYC Fire Department.

The 2014 FIRE CODE will require additional occupancies and buildings to have a Fire Safety Plan.

We are Full Service Providers:

We Write and File Hotel Fire Safety Plans and  Office Building Comprehensive (combined) FS/EA Plans

We conduct Fire Safety/EAP Training

We conduct Fire Safety/EAP Drills


Tenant Educational Materials can be posted on-line. Visit www.EmergencyActionPlans.com for more info.

Emergency Action Plan Director


Effective April 6, 2006, an Office Building's Fire Safety Director became that building's Emergency Action Plan/Fire Safety Director, and is the person responsible for implementing that building's Emergency Action Plan. Click here to visit www.EAPdirector.com and familiarize yourself with the new law.

As stated above, a Group B Office Building's Fire Safety Director has also become that building's EAP Director. The same person will perform these 2 separate and distinct functions.  If you would like to read the EAP rules and regulations now, you can click on Local Law 26 in the left margin.


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Our Mission:    To teach you not only what you need to know to pass the exams, but beyond that for when you actually must use what you have been taught.

                        High quality instruction

                        Affordable price

                        Class Schedules with you in mind

Company Profile

20 year track record at Pace University.

Our entire teaching staff consists of active and retired NYC Fire Department instructors and FSD practitioners, supplemented by law enforcement and security professionals.

Member of: the Natl. Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the Fire Safety Director's Association of NY, the American Society of Industrial Security (A.S.I.S.), International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association, and the NYPD's Captain's Endowment Association.

Contact Us

Phone:  1-888-793-7328

Fax: 1-888-802-5637

Mailing Address:

REMS Training, Inc.

265 Sunrise Hwy.

Ste. 1 PMB 184

Rockville Centre, NY  11570