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NFPA Technical Committees seeking members

Enforcer Funding Program

The Enforcer Funding Program is providing funding for NFPA Technical Committee participation for certain public sector Committee members who have been designated by the NFPA Standards Council, for purposes of committee balance, in the category of “Enforcing Authority (E)” (“Enforcers”).  Committees seeking enforcers 

Apply for Technical Committee membership

NOTE:  April 16, 2021 is the deadline for submitting Technical Committee membership applications for consideration at the August 2021 Standards Council meeting.  For definitions of the interest categories, see Guidelines to Classifications of Committee Members

To apply for membership on an NFPA Technical Committee, select a Standard from our List of Codes & Standards, visit the “Technical Committee” tab to view the committee scope and responsibility, and select the link “Apply to Committee”. You will be asked to sign-in or create an NFPA account.

New/Reorganized Committees:

Please select the link below to be directed to "Apply to Committee". 

  • Emergency Responders Occupational Health (ERH-AAA): NFPA 1585
  • Fire Service Analysts and Informational Technical Specialists Professional Qualifications (PQU-FSA):  NFPA 1022
  • Remote Inspections (REI-AAA): NFPA 915
  • Spaceports (SPA-AAA):  NFPA 461
  • Hanging and Bracing for Fire Suppression Systems (HBS-AAA): NFPA 200
  • Fire Investigation Units (FIUs)(FIC-AAA):  NFPA 1321
  • Hazardous Waste (HDW-AAA):  NFPA 820

Subterranean Spaces (SUB-AAA)

The Technical Committee on Subterranean Spaces is responsible for NFPA 520, Standard on Subterranean Spaces. We are currently seeking professional individuals interested to participate with expertise in the safety to life and property from fire and similar hazards as it relates to the design, operation, and maintenance of developed subterranean spaces. Technical Committee Members in the following classification categories are being sought: Manufacturer, User, Installer/Maintainer, Labor, Applied Research/Testing Laboratory, Enforcing Authority, Insurance, and Consumer.  Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an online application: Submit online application


Fuel Gases Warning Equipment (FWE-AAA)

Applicants with code enforcement experience and research/testing skills are being sought to participate in standards development. Specifically, this committee will be drafting the proposed NFPA 715, Standard for the Installation of Fuel Gases Detection and Warning Equipment.

If you are interested in participating in standards development addressing Fuel Gases Warning EquipmentSubmit online application as a technical committee member, please submit an online application.   


Electrical Equipment and Evaluation (EEE-AAA)

The Technical Committee on Electrical Equipment and Evaluation (EEE-AAA), responsible for NFPA 790, Standard for Competency of Third-Party Field Evaluation Bodies, and NFPA 791, Recommended Practice and Procedures for Unlabeled Electrical Equipment Evaluation, each currently have a limited number of members. We are in need and seeking additional interested professionals to step forward and participate on the technical committee for the development of these standards.
Qualified applicants are being sought with expertise in the use of these standards and the various types of equipment affected.  Stakeholders in the following classification categories are sought:  Insurance, Consumer, Installer/Maintainer, Enforcing Authority, Special Expert, Manufacturing, and Labor

Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit an online application:  Submit online application


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