2014 License Examination Schedule

You must be pre-registered for all license exams. Your completed application must be received by 5:00 p.m.
on the deadline date listed below.  If your application is received after the applicable deadline,
you will not be allowed to sit for the exam.   All exams start promptly at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise noticed.

All license exams are offered at both DFS locations: One State Road in Stow MA (park in the remote lot at the top of the hill)
and One Prince Street (Northampton State Hospital) in Northampton MA (observe designated visitor parking only).  Directions available at www.mass.gov/dfs

If you have questions, please contact the Licensing Desk at 978-567-3700
or by email at dfs.licensing@dfs.state.ma.us.

Examinations

Study Material

Examination Dates – Exams start at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise noticedDeadlines for Applications received by 5:00 p.m.

Fire Suppression
10:00 a.m
.

Commercial Hood
Cleaning
1:00 p.m.

Fire Suppression pdf format of    Fire Suppression   

Commercial Hood Cleaning pdf format of    Commercial Hood Cleaning   

January 29, 2014 (Wednesday)
April 23, 2014 (Wednesday)
July 30, 2014 (Wednesday)
October 29, 2014 (Wednesday)
January 10, 2014 (Friday)
April 4, 2014 (Friday)
July 11, 2014 (Friday)
October 10, 2014 (Friday)
Cannon/Mortar
Fireworks
Special Effects
Blasting
Blasting R & D
Blasting for Boiler Cleaning
Cannon/Mortar pdf format of    Cannon/Mortar
Fireworks pdf format of    Fireworks   
Special Effects pdf format of    Special Effects   
Blasting pdf format of    Blasting   
Blasting (R&D) pdf format of    Blasting (R&D)
Blasting (Boiler) pdf format of    Blasting (Boiler)    
February 26, 2014 (Wednesday)
May 21, 2014 (Wednesday)August 27, 2014 (Wednesday)
November 19, 2014 (Wednesday)
February 7, 2014 (Friday)
May 2, 2014 (Friday)
August 8, 2014 (Friday)
November 7, 2014 (Friday)

Attention All DFS License Holders

As of May 30, 2008, if you change your address and hold an approval, license, certificate, or permit from the Department of Fire Services, you have 14 days to notify the Office of the State Fire Marshal, according to new state regulations. If you hold a license from the Office of the State Fire Marshal and have recently changed your address, please complete the change of address form pdf format of    FP-001   (Word form) doc format of    fp1.doc  and mail it to the address listed below.

If you have any licensing questions, please contact the Licensing Desk at 978-567-3700 or by email at dfs.licensing@dfs.state.ma.us.

If you want to add an additional restriction to your MA Certificate of Competency please complete the add an additional restriction form pdf format of    add_restriction_application.pdf  and mail it to the Licensing Desk Address below.

If you want to apply for an additional restriction to your company's MA Certificate of Registration, please complete the application to add a restriction to your company Certificate of Registration pdf format of    add_restriction_to_your_company_cr.pdf  and mail it to the Licensing Desk address below.

To apply for a retest please complete the application for retest form pdf format of    retest_application.pdf  and mail it to the Licensing Desk address below.

Licensing Desk
Department of Fire Services
P.O. Box 1025
Stow, MA 01775