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Miami-Dade County Fire Alarm (ProV©) License

A Master Fire Alarm is a specialty electrical contractor qualified and certified to install, repair, alter, add to, or change any system, electrically energized, in whole or in part, for the detection, prevention or control of fire, noxious gases, liquids or atomic radiation. The scope of these systems shall include conductors and raceways, radio frequency carriers, laser beams, light beams, sonic beams, and any other means of signal transmissions as well as all apparatus pertaining to fire alarm systems. A fire alarm specialty electrical contractor may connect to an existing separate circuit, of approved capacity, which is terminated in an approved outlet, junction box, or fused disconnect switch within six (6) feet of the equipment to be energized. Such contractor shall have as a qualifying agent a fire alarm master. Also fire alarm journeymen are required in this trade.

Fire Alarm Courses

  • Dade County (Florida) Master Fire Alarm (ProV) Course

    Course Description: Upon enrolment the student receives an email containing his/her ID and Password combination to access the eCampus. The student can access the eCampus 24/7 for as long as it is necessary until he/she passes all licensing exams.  The eCampus contains VIDEOS, PRACTICE QUESTIONS (similar to those seen on the actual exams), typical MATH PROBLEMS with step-by-step solutions, and detailed instructions on how to FIND ANSWERS within the books. The student also has access to optional in-person classroom-style refresher seminars. The training can be completed fully online, but if the student prefers, he/she can go to any number of REFRESHER SEMINARS (no extra charges or limitations).

    Click here for a list of dates and locations of upcoming Refresher Seminars offered for this trade.

    $425.00
    $425.00
  • Florida Business Procedures (ProV) Course

    Course Description: Upon enrolment the student receives an email containing his/her ID and Password combination to access the eCampus. The student can access the eCampus 24/7 for as long as it is necessary until he/she passes all licensing exams.  The eCampus contains VIDEOS, PRACTICE QUESTIONS (similar to those seen on the actual exams), typical MATH PROBLEMS with step-by-step solutions, and detailed instructions on how to FIND ANSWERS within the books. The student also has access to optional in-person classroom-style refresher seminars. The training can be completed fully online, but if the student prefers, he/she can go to any number of REFRESHER SEMINARS (no extra charges or limitations).

    Click here for a list of dates and locations of upcoming Refresher Seminars offered for this trade.

    $240.00
    $240.00

Fire Alarm Exams

Fire Alarm Trade Exams

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: ProV
  • Hours Allotted: 3h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 75
  • Subjects Involved:
    • General Electrical Knowledge
    • Installation Requirements Electrical
    • Initiating Devices
    • Notification Appliances & Signaling Circuits
    • Systems Testing
    • Supervisory Stations

Fire Alarm Business and Law Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: ProV
  • Hours Allotted: 3h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 75
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Business Organization
    • Licensing
    • Lien laws
    • Tax Laws
    • Safety Reporting Regulations
    • Labor Laws
    • Contract Management
    • Project Management
    • Estimating & Bidding
    • Financial Management
    • Risk Management

Fire Alarm Book Set

The books set includes all required references for both the Fire Alarm and Business and Law exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FIRE ALARM (PROV©) BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES
    BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS - ALL BOOKS LISTED BELOW

    Sales price: $497.80
  • MIAMI-DADE COUNTY FIRE ALARM (PROV©) BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES
    BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS - ALL BOOKS LISTED BELOW

    Sales price: $567.80

Fire Alarm Trade Books

  • American Electricians Handbook

    American Electricians Handbook

    The American Electrician's Handbook provides the student with all there is to know about designing, maintaining, and operating electrical systems and equipment..
    $81.84
    $81.84
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  • Low Voltage Wiring: Security/Fire-Alarm Systems

    Low Voltage Wiring: Security/Fire-Alarm Systems

    This book is described as the A-Z reference on designing, installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting modern security and fire alarm systems is now fully up-to-date in a new edition.
    $36.73
    $36.73
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  • NFPA 70 - National Electrical Code

    NFPA 70 - National Electrical Code

    The 2014 National Electrical Code is used as a reference in electrical contractor exams.
    $99.36
    $99.36
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  • NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm Code

    NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm Code

    NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm Code includes the latest safety provisions to meet society’s changing fire detection, signaling, and emergency communications demands. It also includes requirements for mass notification systems used for weather emergencies, terrorist events, biological, chemical, and nuclear emergencies.
    $103.24
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  • Understanding and Servicing Alarm Systems

    Understanding and Servicing Alarm Systems

    Understanding and servicing alarm systems is a widely used reference book for Alarm Contractor exams in Florida. It covers the different types of alarm systems and their adequate maintenance. Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6.2 x 9.5 inches, Number of Pages: 272 pages, Weight: 1 pound,Author: H. William Trimmer B.S., Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann, Edition: 3rd Edition, ISBN-10: 0750672064, ISBN-13: 978-0750672061
    $92.20
    $92.20
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Fire Alarm Business and Law Books

  • Dade County Municipal Code Chapter 10 Contractor

    Dade County Municipal Code Chapter 10 Contractor

    An important document for contractors since it is the chapter of the code which outlines the rights and responsibilities of construction industry contractors.
    $16.92
    $16.92
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  • NASCLA Florida Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management

    NASCLA Florida Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management

    The NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management is organized into three sections.
    $67.51
    $67.51
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