Connecticut Plumber License Requirements

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We found the following Plumber requirements for Connecticut.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Plumbing & Piping Unlimited Contractor

P-1: The holder of this license may do all plumbing and piping work as defined in section 20-330 of the Connecticut General Statutes. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be two (2) years as an unlimited licensed journeyperson or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
(860) 713-6135

Plumbing & Piping Unlimited Journeyperson

P-2:  The holder of this license may do all plumbing and piping work as so defined and only while in the employ of a contractor licensed for such work. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be the completion of a registered apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
(860) 713-6135

Plumbing Trainee

An individual who installs water supply and distribution lines and drain, waste and vent systems within and throughout houses and other buildings.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

Heating, Piping & Cooling Unlimited Journeyperson

The holder of this license may do all heating, piping and cooling work as so defined only while in the employ of a licensed contractor. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be the completion of a registered apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

Heating, Piping & Cooling Unlimited Contractor

The holder of this license may do all heating, piping and cooling work as defined in section 20-330 of the Connecticut General Statutes. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be two (2) years as a properly licensed journeyperson or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

Auto Fire Sprinkler Layout Technician

"Automatic fire sprinkler system layout technician” means a person licensed to design automatic fire sprinkler system layouts.

“Automatic fire sprinkler system layout” means preparing and designing shop drawings to be used for the installation, alteration or modification of an automatic fire sprinkler system.  

“National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies” means a nationally recognized organization which determines the qualifications of automatic fire sprinkler system layout technicians through a series of standardized examinations.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

Backflow Prevention Device Tester

In Connecticut, regulations require that certain backflow prevention devices be tested by a person who has completed and passed a course on the testing of backflow preventers administered or approved by the Department of Public Health (DPH).  Once a person has completed and passed such a course the Application for Certification must be completed and returned to the DPH within one year after the date of the most recent exam results.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6134
(860) 509-7603

Well Casing Extension Contractor

A Well Casing Extension Contractor license shall permit persons licensed to perform plumbing and piping work pursuant to Chapter 393 to perform well casing extension, repair and maintenance work.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

Well Casing Extension Journeyperson

A Well Casing Extension Journeyperson license shall permit persons licensed to perform plumbing and piping work pursuant to Chapter 393 to perform well casing extension, repair and maintenance work while in the employ of a licensed contractor for such work.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

Heating, Piping & Cooling Operating Engineer Journeyperson

The holder of this license may perform the installation, repair, replacement, maintenance or alteration of any apparatus for piping, appliances, devices or accessories for heating systems, boilers, including apparatus and piping for the generation or conveyance of steam and associated pumping equipment and oil burner installation and servicing (excluding sheet metal work, air conditioning and refrigeration systems) and only while ill the employ of a contractor licensed for such work. This license also covers the installation of hot, chilled and condenser water, as well as steam piping-in air conditioning systems. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be the completion of a registered apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
​​​​​​​(860) 713-6135

 

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