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Mississippi
Alarm Systems and Equipment

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Mississippi Board of Contractors (MSBOC)
2679 Crane Ridge Drive, Suite C
Jackson, MS  39216
Phone:  (601) 354-6161

Exam Provider

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (855) 340-3701

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Questions
General Electrical and Low Voltage10
Fire Detection and Notification32
Intrusion Detection and Notification18
Total number of test questions:
60
Time allowed (hours):
2.0

In addition to the trade-specific examination, you may be required to pass the Business and Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" Business and Law course

Books Allowed in the Exam

1.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2014, NFPA
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2.
NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2010, NFPA
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3.
Fire Alarm Signaling Systems, 4th Edition, Richard W. Bukowski
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4.
Certified Alarm Technician's Manual - Level 1, 2015 (offered as an online course by the Electronic Security Assn. from the link)
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5.
Low Voltage Wiring: Security/Fire Alarm Systems, 3rd Edition, John E. Traister and Terry Kennedy
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6.
Understanding and Servicing Alarm Systems, 3rd Edition, H. William Trimmer
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