(a)  Applicants for an alarm system license shall meet the following requirements, which are additional to those specified in G.S. 74D:

(1)           establish two year's experience within the past five years in alarm systems installation or service, or alarm systems business management;

(2)           no longer than one year prior to the application date, successfully pass an oral or written examination required by the Board to measure an individual's knowledge and competence in the alarm systems business; or

(3)           no longer than one year prior to the application date, successfully complete the Certified Alarm Technician Level I Course offered by the National Electronic Security Association or Elite CEU's on-line training course.

(b)  An applicant who takes the examination required by the Board under Subparagraph (a)(2) of this Rule and who does not successfully complete said examination after two attempts shall wait six months before being allowed to take the examination again.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 74D‑5;

Temporary Rule Eff. January 9, 1984, for a period of 120 days to expire on May 7, 1984;

Eff. May 1, 1984;

Amended Eff. January 1, 2007; August 1, 1998; January 1, 1995; March 1, 1993; August 3, 1992; June 1, 1990;

Transferred and Recodified from 12 NCAC 11 .0202 Eff. July 1, 2015;

Amended Eff. December. 1, 2017;

Readopted Eff. June 1, 2018.