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Training Name: Life Safety Code Transition Course (LSC-TC)


Training Description: The LSC Transition Course is a web-based, self-paced course that takes approximately 20 hours to complete. It begins with a pre-test and concludes with a post-test that requires a passing score of 85 percent. All existing state agency surveyors that conduct LSC surveys are required to complete the transitional course, and obtain a passing score before conducting LSC surveys using the 2012 LSC and Health Care Facilities Code (HCFC).


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  • After completing the course on ISTW, please complete the post-test (requires a passing score of 85 percent).
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