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NFPA Attendee Resources

We would like to thank all who were able to attend our NFPA Training last month in Ukiah. As promised, here is a webpage that we will continue working on that should have some resources that will help you take your training to make your communities more fire safe.

California Insurance Standards:

Wildfire Prepared Home Standards – The home page showing how homeowners can get Insurance Industry certification for having done wildfire preparation:
Wildfire Prepared Home Basics — scroll down the page for the checklist of requirements
Complete Wildfire Prepared Home Homeowner’s Requirements Guide
Safer From Wildfire – standards for wildfire readiness developed by the CA Insurance Commissioner and a link to related insurance savings:

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Fire Hazard Mitigation Methodology — see the tables starting at page 67 for a component b component guide to making home wildfire readiness improvements

Home Hardening Resources:

MCFSC Home Hardening Youtube Playlist:

MCFSC Home Hardening Video Series and Page:

Jack Cohen video:

MCFSC DIY Home Wildfire Assessment:

Fire Safe Marin Home Hardening Page:

UCCE Fire Resistant Home Construction:

Office of the State Fire Marshal:

United Policyholders Fire Resistant Building Materials for New Construction:

Community Planning Assistance for Wildfire:


NPR on fireproofing costs:

Headwater Economics on three different levels of wildfire resistance and their costs:

Landscaping and Defensible Space:

Fire Safe Marin on Plants:

Sonoma County Resilient Landscapes Coalition: