Training Information

Training Name

Orientation to Life Safety Code (OBLSC)

Activity Code


Training Description

This Orientation to LSC training intends to teach surveyors who are new to surveying, or to the LSC, basic information to provide a context and framework for understanding the material presented in the Basic LSC Training. This training will aid learners in developing surveyor skills and proficiency.

Training Objectives: On completion of this training, you will be able to:

  • Identify the requirements of the 2012 Life Safety Code.
  • Identify additional documents and resources related to the 2012 Life Safety Code.

Training Duration: 4 hours

Completion Requirements: This self-paced Orientation to LSC training includes a mandatory pretest, six learning modules, a mandatory posttest, and a CMS-approved training evaluation. Both the posttest and the evaluation must be completed to generate a certificate of completion. To pass the Orientation to LSC training, you must score a minimum of 80 percent on the training posttest.

Training CEUs: N/A

Email for Questions: The training is available on-demand online, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. During the training, questions can be submitted using the comment tool. For all technical issues, including accessing the training, email; for all content-related questions, email

Note: The training is currently available as a PDF but will soon be reuploaded as an interactive online training. The original training used Adobe Flash player and is being converted to an updated format.


No prerequisites in addition to those indicated in the Prerequisites (Mandatory) section of the Training Plan.

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