What is EPI U?
EPI U. is a specialized summer work program tailored for students enrolled in fire protection college programs, aimed at equipping them with comprehensive knowledge about life safety systems and preparing them for a successful career in the industry. The program is designed to cater to students of all backgrounds, whether they possess prior experience in the field or not. EPI U. offers a range of training and resources that ensure students thrive in their summer positions.
EPI U. stands out from other student co-op and summer positions due to our unparalleled support, high-quality training, and strategic learning approach. As we recognize that many students may be new to the fire protection industry, we prioritize offering comprehensive support from the moment they are hired and throughout their training.
At EPI Fire Protection Inc., we firmly believe that fire protection students are the future of the industry. That’s why we’re committed to empowering the next generation of experts through the EPI U. program. Our summer work term offers students the opportunity to explore various roles, such as:
- Fire Alarm Technician
- System Deficiency Repairs
- Company Operations
- and more!
Advantages for students:
- Acquire valuable skills necessary for the fire protection industry
- Learn about various fire alarm and fire sprinkler systems, how to conduct annual inspections, material stock listing, fire protection company operations, and more
- Corresponding knowledge enhances the understanding of theoretical concepts taught in class
- Gain practical experience in the fire and life safety industry
- Opportunity to explore different areas of fire protection based on individual interests
- Facilitates students in finding their preferred career path
- Receive fair compensation for their work