Protection Licensing Board Mission
Fire Protection Licensing Board was created in 1977 at the urging
of the people in the fire protection systems industries.
In 1984 the
automatic fire sprinkler contracting industry sought licensing legislation
and Act 702 of 1985 brought them under this Board.
and intent of this Board under Act 743 of 1977 is to provide monitoring
of the servicing and installation of portable fire extinguishers,
fixed fire suppression systems. fire sprinkler systems and to provide
for the registration and licensing of businesses and persons providing
such services in order to protect and promote life safety by minimizing
personal injury and property damage which might result from improperly
installed or improperly maintained fire extinguishing systems.