The holder of the permit shall keep original permit on his person at all times while working with/around articles pyrotechnic. A copy of the permit will not be accepted as valid proof if questioned by authorities. The following requirements also apply:
An applicant must be at least 21 years of age.
An applicant cannot have any felony convictions.
A criminal history check will be done.
Applicant must provide experience in the performance of at least three articles of pyrotechnic displays in the last four years. A minimum of four individual devices must be used to qualify as a display of articles pyrotechnic.
Applicant must pass a written examination administered by the Kansas State Fire Marshal's Office by receiving a score of 80% or above.