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Nov 10, 2022
  • Webinar

Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement Systems ERCES UL Certification Program

Join UL Solutions expert Christopher Creamer on a historical journey cataloging the need for first responder communication in buildings, including the code adoption process and ERCES requirements.

Firefighter using a walkie-talkie during a rescue operation

Date & Time


Nov 10, 2022 2:00pm EST


3:00pm EST



A certification program for emergency responder communication enhancement systems (ERCES) can help keep first responder communication in buildings ready for emergency use. Discover the best practices and helpful resources that can help you stay engaged in the ERCES ecosystem.

During this webinar, we will cover the following topics:

  • Step-by-step understanding of the fire code adoption process
  • Key radio frequency (RF) principles that support ERCES design and UL 2524, the Standard for In-building 2-Way Emergency Radio Communication Enhancement Systems
  • Certification program outline, including system documentation, approvals for rebroadcast locally, system performance, inspections and maintenance parameters


Christopher Creamer, alarm system auditor, Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement Systems (ERCES) division at UL Solutions