Licensing Exams by Trade Name - Home Link


Commercial Fire Alarm

Apply for the License
Division of Fire Safety & Trade Licensing
45 State Drive
Waterbury, VT  05671
Phone:  (802) 479-7564
Exam Provider
ProV, Inc.
200 Association Drive, Suite 190
Charleston, WV   25311
Phone:  (304) 414-0190, ext. 3
Exam Type
Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
General Electrical Knowledge6
Installation Requirements — Electrical6
Initiating Devices5
Notification Appliances & Signaling Circuits12
Systems Testing12
Supervisory Stations9
Local Amendments5
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (hours):
Books Allowed in the Exam
2015 Vermont Fire and Building Safety Code
Web Page Link
Vermont Electrical Safety Rules, 2020
Web Page Link
International Mechanical Code, 2018 or 2021, ICC
Buy at Amazon
NFPA 101: Life Safety Code Handbook, 2015, NFPA
Buy from NFPA
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2020, NFPA
Buy at Amazon
NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2013, NFPA
Buy on Our Site
Ugly's Electrical References, 2020, Charles Miller
Buy at Amazon
Vermont Statutes Title 26, Ch. 15
Web Page Link
Additional Recommended Books

The books listed below are NOT allowed at the exam location

Ferm's Fast Finder Index, 2020, IAEI
Buy at Amazon
Tom Henry's Key Word Index, 2020, Tom Henry
Buy at Amazon

We recommend that you purchase one of the reference books above to study for your exam.  Each book is a comprehensive subject index to the NEC.  They provide an even faster way to look up answers in the code and are far more detailed than the index at the end of the code book.

A practice exam is currently NOT AVAILABLE

This page is being provided for research and links to books sources only.  We do not have an expected date for availability.  This page may have changed since your last visit.  Please refresh to see current info (F5 on your keyboard).

Return to Top
Copyright Notice