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In order to obtain a Fire Extinguisher Serviceman [FES] license you are required to take the fire extinguisher serviceman exam.You must pass the FES exam with a minimum 70% score to obtain the FES liscense. FES exams occur twice a year and examination class size is limited.REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
All applicants must pre-register for the exam by calling 312-744-4762 to reserve a seat confirming your attendance to the scheduled examination.
All New Fire Extinguisher Servicemen Applicants reporting on the date of the exam without the below listed items completed will not be permitted to take the exam:
In order to better prepare for the exam, applicants should review the City of Chicago Municipal Code Sections on Fire Extinguishers [Chapters 15-4 and 15-16] which can be viewed online at AMLEGAL.COM: FIRE EXTINGUISHER SERVICEMEN (15-4-430 et seq.), AMLEGAL.COM: FIRE EXTINGUISHER SERVICEMAN (15-16-160 et seq.), and the NFPA 10 (2013 edition).
Please ensure that all current Fire Extinguisher Serviceman in your company have a current Fire Extinguisher Serviceman license and current Certificate of Insurance.
All Fire Extinguisher Serviceman license(s) expires on December 31st of the current year. You have to renew your Fire Extinguisher Serviceman license by the 20th of the next year. Please follow the procedures below to renew your Fire Extinguisher Serviceman:
Please be sure that we have a current Certificate of Liability on file for your organization.
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