Fire Safety Systems Licensing

Denver Fire Department licenses required for the design, installation, modification, inspection, and testing of all life safety and conveyance systems and equipment.


Use Target Solutions Licensing System

Target Solutions licensing software program for Apprentices and Journeymen applicants includes:

  • Online password protected account.
  • View, modify and update personal information.
  • Scoring and test results available immediately.
  • Certificates available immediately after successfully completing tests.
  • Credit card payments.

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In the City and County of Denver , all installers of life safety systems, and all those who perform the service of inspecting those systems, must have current licenses issued by the Denver Fire Department. These safety systems include:

  • Fire protection systems (sprinkler systems)
  • Fire alarm systems
  • Portable fire extinguishers
  • Public Safety Bi-Directional Amplifier Systems (BDA)
  • Fire Pumps
  • Health Safety Coordinator
  • Mass Notification Communication Systems
  • Venue Safety and Emergency Evacuation Coordinator
  • Central Station Runner
  • Apprentices doing this work under a journeyman, who are registered in an approved apprentice training program or have a signed agreement in place with a contractor (see below), are required to be registered with the Denver Fire Department (but not required to hold a license).