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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 - CAD Technician
Conti Fire Protection US - Michigan

Fire Sprinkler Contractor - Project Manager
Fire Sprinklers Incorporated US - WA - Sumner

Fire Sprinkler Company Seeking Designers in the field of Water-Based Systems Layout
Fire Sprinklers Incorporated US - WA - Sumner

Service Manager
JSC Systems, Inc. US - Savannah, GA

Update Legislation No Longer Poses Threat to Certification in Louisiana

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Work Element (WE) Testing has Ended. See End of Work Elements.

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