P-64 Commercial Cooking Exhaust System and Precipitator Cleaning Technician


The P-64 Certificate of Fitness is required for a technician who inspects and cleans commercial cooking exhaust systems and in addition a specific type of precipitators in New York City.
Certificate of Fitness is valid only for the specific person to whom it is issued and can be used anywhere within New York City.

  •  New Application Fees: $25
  •  Renewal Fees: $5
  •  Application Reviewed Within: 1-2 Days
  •  Renewal Cycle: 3 Years

Before You Submit Your Application

You must pass a written exam to get a P-64 Certificate of Fitness.
All applicants should review the Notice of Exam and Study Materials.

P-64 applicants must be employed by an FDNY approved commercial cooking exhaust system precipitator company

P-64 C of F applicants must provide a Certificate of Completion to demonstrate to the satisfaction of the Fire Department that they possess the training and knowledge necessary to properly inspect, clean and otherwise service the particular precipitators and possess the manufacturer’s specifications and servicing manuals for such precipitators. The Certificate of Completion should be submitted prior to taking the P-64 exam.

Applicants who need to take the exam must apply in person and bring the following documents

Apply in Person

Applicants who need to take the exam must apply in person at:
9 MetroTech Center
Brooklyn, NY 11201

For More Information

NYC Fire Department (FDNY)
Public Certification Unit
9 MetroTech Center, 1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (718) 999-1988
Email: pubcert@fdny.nyc.gov or call 311

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