To encourage high professional standards of conduct among fire inspectors


This 24-hour course will assist individuals in preparing for the ICC Fire Inspector I national certification examination. Success on the ICC Fire Inspector I Certification exam ultimately depends on the individual’s level of preparation, code knowledge, and familiarity with the stated certification exam references.
When: November 7 – 15, 2020 / Saturdays and Sundays only, 9AM – 5PM
Where: City of Goose Creek Fire Department, 201 Button Hall Rd., Goose Creek, SC
Registration Deadline: October 24, 2020


This free four-hour program is required to be a South Carolina Certified Fire Marshal. Attendees will be familiarized with the specific rules, regulations, and statutes pertaining to a certified state fire marshal.


Due to COVID-19 and the cancellation of all 2020 conferences, the Executive Board has decided to postpone the election of officers this coming Spring 2021 Conference until further notice.


President J. Scott McClain

It is with mixed emotions that we as your Board must make decisions that ultimately affect our everyday life.  We are all used to working and conducting our business as usual and not worrying about a pandemic such as COVID-19.

But due to this pandemic, we have decided to CANCEL OUR FALL CONFERENCE IN GREENVILLE.  We have been closely monitoring our President, our Governor, and local leaders to try and make the best decision as possible. 

After our teleconference this morning, we have concluded that you, OUR MEMBERSHIP and your FAMILIES are the most important and a conference can be overlooked in these times that we are ALL going through.

Please pray for our nation and all Federal, State and Local leaders as they make decisions that affect us all.  Please look on our website for updates and please sign up for our 2021 Spring Conference in Myrtle Beach next June.

South Carolina Restricting Entrances at Retail Establishments in Response to COVID-19

April 4, 2020

In an effort to remain open to the public and promote social distancing, businesses are creating non-traditional paths of travel for entering and exiting their stores. State Fire provides the following guidance to building and fire code officials to assist in evaluating these new entrance and exit paths to ensure that proper emergency egress is maintained in accordance with the 2018 South Carolina Fire Code (SCFC). Read More

Fire Marshal Interchange

What is the Fire Marshal Interchange (FMI)?

The Fire Marshal Interchange (FMI) is a secure information platform that allows fire marshals from across the United States to share knowledge and information outside jurisdictions.

How do I Join the Fire Marshal Interchange?

The FMI website resides on the Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN).

Registered (active) HSIN users, send your request to join the FMI to

New HSIN users:
1. Send a request to join the FMI from your assigned work-related government email account to
2. We will email you an invitation. Follow the instructions in the invitation.
3. After we vet you into the HSIN, we will notify you of your access to the FMI.

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Connect. Communicate. Collaborate.

Join your fire marshal colleagues on the FMI today!

Firefighter Fatalities

Executive Members for 2019 – 2021

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