(C-2C) Fire Detection Contractor
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Nevada State Contractor‘s Board
2310 Corporate Circle, Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100
PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
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|General Electrical Knowledge||5|
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (hours):
This exam may also include questions on the following subjects:
- Reading and interpreting construction codes and regulations
- Nevada Health Department regulations
- Appropriate building codes
- Trade materials, tools, equipment and methods
- Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Rules
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
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70) [or] National Electrical Code Handbook, 2005, NFPA
NFPA 101: Standard for Life Safety Code, 2003, NFPA
NFPA 72: Standard for National Fire Alarm Code [or] National Fire Alarm Code Handbook, 2007, NFPA
QUESTION: “What is the difference between the National Electrical Code (NEC) and the NEC Handbook (both published by NFPA)?”. The Handbook has the same content as the NEC book with additional drawings and explainations inserted.
The Handbook was designed for engineers and inspectors. The typical exam candidate should not use it as a prefered reference unless they are using it for inspection jobs in their day-to-day work.
Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
Fire Alarm Signaling Systems, 2nd Edition, 1994, Bukowski & O'Laughlin
Certified Alarm Technicians Manual - Level 1, 2017, NBFAA (can only be obtained by taking a 22 hour course through PSI. Cost $400)
Available Study Materials
NFPA Fire & Gas Standard
$44.95 — $54.95
Sample questions are sourced from the NFPA book title(s) highlighted (in light green) above.
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