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Check my Current Continuing Education Credits as a Building or Fire Official
Check your current credits toward meeting your continuing education requirements for Building Official licensure and Fire Official certification.
Code Training and Education Fund Board of Control
The Code Training and Education Board of Control approves the fiscal year budget of the Office of Education and Data Management OEDM), which carries out the credentialing functions of the Office of the State Building Inspector and the Office of the State Fire Marshal.
Connecticut Burn Injury Reporting
The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) administers Connecticut burn injury reporting on behalf of the State Fire Marshal. C.G.S.19a-510a requires all attending physicians, administrators of Healthcare Institutions, their designee or any other Healthcare provider, to report specific treated burn injuries.
CT Fire Safety and Prevention Codes
Connecticut’s State Fire Prevention Code and State Fire Safety Code are administered by the State Fire Marshal in conjunction with an advisory committee and the Codes and Standards Committee, respectively.
Earn Continuing Education Credits for Building Code Enforcement Official Licensure and Fire Official Certification
Building Code Enforcement Officials and Fire Officials are required to earn continuing education credits to maintain their license or certification. The number of credits needed is based on the credential. All training cycles are three-years in length.
Earn Continuing Education Credits from Outside Training Providers as a Building or Fire Official
If you take a live or online class from a provider other than the Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM), it may count toward your three-year licensure and certification requirements.
Fire Marshal Training Council
The Fire Marshal Training Council is an advisory council to OEDM regarding training for fire officials.
Fire Official Exam Schedules, Applications, Study Materials, and Testing Policies
The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) administers all aspects of the credentialing exams for the Office of State Fire Marshal, including the tests for the pre-certification fire training program and the challenge exams offered each quarter.
How to Become a Certified Fire Official
To become a certified Fire Code Inspector or a certified Fire Investigator, you can either take a training course or take an examination.
Joint Meetings of the Building Code and Fire Marshal Training Councils
The Building Code Training Council and the Fire Marshal Training Council periodically meet to discuss training issue that are common to both Building Code Enforcement Officials and Fire Officials.
List of Fire Marshals by Jurisdiction
The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) maintains a list of Fire Marshals currently appointed to each jurisdiction. The list is in alphabetical order by the name of the municipality.
National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS), Fire Data Reports and Incident Counts
The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) is responsible for maintaining Connecticut's statistics for the U.S. Fire Administration’s (USFA) database for the National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS). The NFIRS data provides fire information at the local, state and national levels, and assists fire service agencies and public officials in identifying fire-related problems and trends.
Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM)
The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) performs all credentialing responsibilities - including training, testing and records maintenance - for the Office of the State Building Inspector (OSBI) and the Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM).
Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) Career Development Live Training Class Schedule
The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) presents a schedule of career development classes each semester that is intended to further the professional education of individuals who work with the Connecticut building and fire codes.
Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) Online Training
Starting in 2017, The Office of Education and Data Management (OEDM) will provide online code training for building and fire officials, and design and trades professionals. For individuals credentialed through OEDM, completion of our online training will count toward your continuing education credit hours.