The Value of Certification

The Certification Requirements

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Established by volunteer technical experts devoting time and effort to build and improve the programs. Knowledge is measured with exams, experience through a work history evaluation and performance by supervisor verification. The requirements vary by program and progress in difficulty through NICET’s “Career Track” levels.


Fire Sprinkler Designer III
McKinstry US - WA - Seattle

Alarm System Auditor
Underwriters Laboratories LLC US - San Francisco Bay Area

Fire Alarm & Sprinkler Service Inspector
Aerotek US - OR - Portland

Resident Project Representative / Inspector
GRW Engineers, Inc. US - KY - Lexington

NICET offices will be closing at 2:00pm eastern on Friday, May 26 observance of Memorial Day and will we reopen for business on May 30th . We hope you have a safe and enjoyable holiday. May we never forget those who made the ultimate sacrifice serving our country.

NICET is ending all remaining Work Element exams in 2017. See End of Work Elements.

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