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Public Protection Cabinet


State Fire Marshal
Fire Protection Systems

Fire Protection Systems licenses sprinkler, rangehood and chemical contractors and their associated certificates of competency.  Fire Protection Systems also certifies private fire alarm and sprinkler inspectors.  Applicable applications and forms are available below.   

Legislative Updates

198B.620 Refusal to renew license -- Revocation or suspension of license -- Administrative fine -- Appeal -- Criminal penalty.

(3) Any person who engages in the drawings, installation, repair, alteration, extension, maintenance or inspection of fire protection sprinkler systems or uses any title, sign, card, or device indicating or intending to indicate that he or she is a certified fire sprinkler contractor without having first obtained the requisite license or certificate shall be guilty of a Class A misdemeanor.  Each violation shall be regarded as a separate offense. 

2018 State Fire School
June 5-10, 2018
Register online at Kentucky Fire Commission

31st Annual Jefferson Co. Regional Fire School
September 20-23, 2018
Register online at Jefferson County Fire Instructors Association

Fire Alarm Systems for Industry Professionals will be taught by the KY State Fire Marshal's Office at the Crowne Plaza Hotel-Airport in Louisville, 830 Phillips Lane, at the entrance to the KY State Fair Grounds.  Class dateis September 20, 2018
ESA (Electronic Security Association) has been an approved provider for fire alarm inspectors, visit for more information. 

 Report of Inspection Forms


 Inspector Certification Applications


 Contractor Applications and Certificates of Competency