National Fire Protection Association
Certified Fire Protection Specialist
1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy MA 02169-7471
The three-hour open book CFPS examination is comprised of 100 multiple-choice questions. The examination is based on a job analysis of fire protection specialists. The examination questions are referenced in the NFPA Fire Protection Handbook.
Work Experience Required? YesOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renewal Required? Every 3 Year(s) Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? YesDoes applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No This certification is accredited by ANSI. Read more about ANSI. This certification is related to military occupational specialties. Read more about military occupations.. This certification is related to Career and Technical Education Career Clusters. Read more about career clusters.