Denver Fire Department (DFD) Safety Systems Licensing

About This Exam

The CCD Testing Center is pleased to partner with the Denver Fire Department (DFD) Safety Systems Licensing Program to offer licensing exams for candidates seeking a DFD Safety Systems license. Candidates can take licensing exams in the following content areas:

  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • NICET Level II or better Fire Alarm Systems
  • Fire Sprinkler Systems
  • Fire Sprinkler Systems – Spanish Version
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher Inspector
  • Fire Pump Systems
  • Emergency Communication Systems - Mass Notification
  • Public Safety Bi-Directional Amplifier (BDA) system
  • Conveyance Inspector


Tests vary in length between 1.5 hours and 3 hours.


ID Requirement

All testers must provide a valid government-issued photo ID along with any additional documents required for your exam(s).


The proctoring fee for this test is $50 and is separate from any fees paid to the Denver Fire Department.


Results are available through each user’s online licensing account.

Retest Information

For information on retakes, please contact the DFD Licensing Department.

Proctor Information 
P - 303.352.3087
F - 303.556.8027

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800 Curtis St. 
Denver CO, 80204
Confluence Building, Room 216

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