Florida Fire Protection IV Contractor License

Florida contractors certified as Fire Protection IV have a scope of work which covers contracts requiring the layout, installation, inspection and service of the following types of fire suppression systems:

  • Any system described in the scope of NFPA 13D
  • Automatic fire sprinklers

Pre-engineered systems are not included within the scope of this license. Work of this type on single-family homes in cluster units or buildings connected to other dwellings (eg. condos, apartments or assisted living facilities) is prohibited.

How to Obtain the Fire Protection IV Contractor License in Florida

  1. Be at least 18 years old.
  2. Be of good moral character.
  3. Submit the Fire IV Contractor application to the Bureau of Fire Prevention.
  4. Obtain General Liability Insurance.
  5. Licensed as a Florida certified plumbing contractor as stated under chapter 489
  6. Meet education and experience requirements for certification as a Contractor I, Contractor II, Contractor III, or Contractor IV includes experience and training in both installation and system layout as defined in Statutes 633.102.
  7. A 40 hour (contact hours) training program related to the applicable installation standard used by the Contractor IV as described in NFPA 13D must be completed. Florida State Fire Marshal may adopt rules to administer this subsection.
  8. Have the necessary experience in the Fire Protection IV trade:
  9. Experience/education must include knowledge of the layout of risers, cross mains, branch lines, sprinkler heads, sizing of pipe, hanger locations, and hydraulic calculations.
  10. Pass the exam within one year of submitting the application.

Courses for Fire Protection IV

  • Login credentials emailed upon enrollment

    Unlimited access (no time limits)

    Lecture videos

    Practice questions

    Key concepts

    Step-by-step solutions to math problems

    In-person review

    classes
    $699.00
    $699.00

Fire Protection IV Book Set

The books set includes all required references for the Fire Protection IV exam. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • FLORIDA FIRE PROTECTION IV - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $324.54
  • FLORIDA FIRE PROTECTION IV - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $374.54

Fire Protection IV Books