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Certifications must be renewed prior to the certificate expiration date.  Most ACE certifications must be renewed every two years from the date of certification.  The certification expiration date is printed on all certificates and available by logging into your account.  

Requirements for Recertification

All ACE Certifications, including Water-based Fire Protection Inspector Level I and Level II, are required to be renewed every two years.

To be eligible for renewal, Inspectors must meet the following requirements within the renewal term of their certification (i.e. within the 24 months of certification or renewal):

How to Recertify

  1. Login to your account
  2. Select “Recertify” from the menu options on the left navigation bar.
    – Update your continuing education for recertification under “Training History”.
    – Ensure your account is updated with your most recent employer’s contact information.
  3. Once your recertification has been approved, a new certificate will immediately be available under your account “Certification History” and a hard copy will be mailed to the address on file.