Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content An Official Website of the Commonwealth of Kentucky

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. 

Paducah Fire Department 5th Annual conference, Oct. 28 & 29, 2016 for Contractors & Fire Service Professionals.  Please follow the links below:
Online classes are no longer accepted as six-hours continued education for certified fire alarm inspectors.
The Kentucky Automatic Fire Alarm Association (KYAFAA) visit for upcoming trainings. 
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