Regulatory and Licensing Division

Mission and Responsibilities

The West Virginia State Fire Marshal's Office, Regulatory and Licensing Division is responsible for duties which include, but are not limited to administration and enforcement of the following programs state-wide: Electrical Licensing, Storage and Handling of Explosives, Electrical Inspectors, Public Display Fireworks, Building Code Officials, Home Inspectors, Pyro technicians, and Fire Protection Workers.  

NOVEMBER 17 EXAM IN WHEELING CANCELLED -
*Applicants scheduled for the Wheeling Exam may call the agency at 
304-558-2191 for other testing options*

**DUE TO COVID-19 2021 TEST DATES WILL NOT BE RELEASED UNTIL LATER THIS YEAR**



 

Online Services

Staff Listing: 

Division Director
David Blaylock, Deputy State Fire Marshal
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 53225
 
 Office Staff
Administrative Service Assistant II - Vacant
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 53223

Administrative Services Assistant I - Kayla "Bess" Burns
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 53226

 Regulatory Licensing Support Specialist II - Jody Zinn
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 53219

 Regulatory Licensing Support Specialist II - Caylee Slack
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 53207

 Regulatory Licensing Support Specialist II - David Cobb
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 53227