Georgia Plumber License Requirements

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We found the following Plumber requirements for Georgia.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Journeyman Plumber

A Plumber assembles, installs, and repairs pipe systems used to carry water, gas, steam, and air. They may also install and repair plumbing fixtures such as sinks and bathtubs. REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSING: Experience requirements: For Journey Worker Plumber, 5 years but not less than 10,000 hours of plumbing work in compliance with the Uniform Plumbing code (UPC).

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Georgia Construction Industry Licensing Board
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon GA 31217
(478) 207-2440

Master Plumber 

For Master Plumber, registration as a licensed journey worker plumber in this or another state for at least 2 years. The experience and/or training can be in the form of verification of apprenticeship training, verification of licensure, or a notarized signature of a qualified plumber attesting to the applicant's experience in plumbing work. EXAMINATIONS: Exam based on the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) administered by Prometric. FEES: Between July 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021 pay $306.    

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Georgia Construction Industry Licensing Board
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon GA 31217
(478) 207-2440

 

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