Sprinkler Fitters

List of Registered Sprinkler Fitters

Sprinkler Fitter Rules (8 CCR 1507-11)

All Sprinkler Fitter Registrations are valid from 7/1 to 6/30 of the registration year. Renewals will not be accepted earlier than 5/15 for the current registration year.

Fees for Registration

  • New = $75.00
  • Renewal (Prior to August 1st) = $50.00
  • Renewal (After August 1st – out of good standing) = $75.00

 

Sprinkler Fitter

A person other than an apprentice who is registered with the administrator and who installs fire sprinkler systems. “Sprinkler Fitter” does not include a person who performs maintenance and repair on Fire Suppression Systems as a part of being a direct employee or operator of the building. A Sprinkler Fitter does not include a person who performs work exclusively on cross-connection control devices or a person who performs work exclusively on an underground system. “Sprinkler Fitter” does not include a person performing work on his or her own home.

Sprinkler Fitters may only work under the employ of a registered Fires Suppression Systems Contractor or be self-employed and registered as a Fire Suppression System Contractor.

 

Registration Requirements

The following documents are required in PDF format, please have them ready prior to completing your Online Application.

New

  • Notarized Affidavit of Legal Residency
  • Legible valid (not expired) copy of Driver’s License or ID Card
  • Proof of current exam (Denver, CSA a.k.a ASR2 o UA STAR)
  • Evidence of 8000 hours of practical experience or completion of an apprenticeship program

Renewal (Prior to August 30th)

  • Legible valid (not expired) copy of Driver’s License or ID Card
  • Proof of current exam (Denver, CSA a.k.a ASR2 o UA STAR)
  • 2.4 CEUs earned between 7/1 – 6/30 of the previous registration year

Renewal (After August 30th – out of good standing)

  • Legible valid (not expired) copy of Driver’s License or ID Card
  • Proof of current exam (Denver, CSA a.k.a ASR2 o UA STAR)
  • 2.4 CEUs earned between 7/1 – 6/30 of the previous registration year
  • Evidence of 8000 hours of practical experience or completion of an apprenticeship program

 

CEU (Continuing Education Units) Information

Registrants must document at least 2.4 CEU’s relevant to the field of fire suppression installation, testing, repair or inspection earned after 7/1 of the previous year, as indicated by the table below.

1) Participation as a student in a seminar related to Fire Suppression Systems conducted by a qualified organization.

0.1 per clock hour of attendance

2) Fire code or building code overview classes.

0.4 hours max per course

3) Attendance at NFPA and/or ICC code development hearings related to Fire Suppression Systems.

1.0 max

4) Active service on a committee or board with a fire sprinkler association or organization.

0.5 per committee/board

5) Completion of a college level course related to Fire Suppression Systems offered through a regionally accredited post-secondary institution.

1.0 per credit hour earned, 3.0 max

6) Work experience as a registered Sprinkler Fitter during the registration period (must be documented through formal letter from employer, contractor, project owner, steward, project manager, or business manager for whom the project was performed). 

0.1 CEU per 100 hours worked, 1.6 hours max

 

Payment

You will have the option to pay for your registration online* (check or credit card) or to mail in a check.  Registrations will not be issued unit payments have been made.

*The price to make a credit card payment to DFPC will be $0.75 plus 2.25% of the transaction amount.  The flat fee for an ACH (electronic check) is $1.00.

Since the transaction must be processed through the State’s official web portal Colorado.gov, the payment is subject to portal pricing and under a contract administered under the authority of Colorado’s Statewide Internet Portal Authority as designated in statue CRS 24.37.7-101.