A candidate's supervisor must make the request to schedule an on-site Fire Safety Director test. Candidates cannot schedule their own tests.
To qualify for the Fire Safety Director on-site test, the candidate must:
Once all information is verified and qualified by the Certificate of Fitness Unit, the candidate has 1 year to take the on-site test.
Before requesting an on-site test, the supervisor must:
All requests for cancellations must be submitted via email to High-Rise@fdny.nyc.gov Please note "Request for Cancellation" in the subject of the email and provide all the pertinent information regarding the candidate in the email so that the cancellation can be expedited. All cancellations must be received at least 72 hours before the scheduled time via email.
In the case of hardship, the supervisor can request an emergency overtime test Monday to Friday after 5 PM, or on Saturday. You must agree to cover additional overtime expenses.