Fire Protection Association Australia 03 8892 3131

Training Services

FPA Australia is a Nationally Registered Training Organisation that specialises in training for the fire protection industry.  As the national peak body for fire safety we are committed to the continuous professional development of all key stakeholders who have an active role in fire protection and fire safety.


The Association invests significant resources in the planning, development and delivery of our training products.  Delivered nationally we offer industry leading professional training that provides quality learning outcomes for all attendees.  Our aim is to foster a technically competent fire protection workforce, ultimately leading to improved fire safety outcomes for the community.


We currently offer training in three key fields; Routine Servicing (Inspect and Test) of Fire Protection Systems; Extinguishing Agent Handling Licences (EAHL) and Bushfire Building and Planning.   


Our Courses are structured for those that are either experienced in the relevant areas of enrolment OR have access to an experienced mentor for on the job training.

Courses are delivered via self-paced study within designated timeframes and Practical Assessment completed via remote video  assessment.


FPA Australia offer the following nationally recognised qualifications; 


CPP20521 Certificate II in Fire Protection Inspection and Testing

- For fire protection technicians responsible for non-trade installation and regular servicing of fire protection equipment and systems.


CPP30821 Certificate III in Fire Protection Inspection and Testing


- For fire protection technicians responsible for installation, commissioning and complex servicing of fire protection systems, or supervision of fire protection services work.



Our qualifications contribute to meeting the requirements to carry out licenced work in some Australian States and Territories

  • Extinguishing Agents Handling Licences (EAHL)
  • Queensland Building & Construction Commission (QBCC) Fire Occupational Licences
  • Fire Protection Accreditation Scheme (FPAS) Inspect and Test Class
  • Restricted plumbing registration (South Australia & Victoria)
  • Fire Protection Permit (Tasmania)






Training delivered by: 

Fire Protection Association Australia - RTO Code 20851