Illinois Plumber License Requirements

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We found the following Plumber requirements for Illinois.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Plumber

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

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
(217) 785-2080

Plumber, Apprentice

An individual who installs water supply and distribution lines and drain, waste and vent systems throughout houses and other buildings under the supervision of a licensed plumber.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
(217) 785-2080

Sewage Disposal System Pumping Contractor, Private

An individual who pumps septage from private sewage disposal systems.

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
​​​​​​​(217) 785-2080

Underground Storage Tank (Ust) Removal, Installation, Liner, And Testing

An individual who performs all work on underground storage tanks (UST). UST activities include: installation/retrofitting, decommissioning (including removal and abandonment-in-place), tank tightness testing, cathodic protection, and lining (currently not an International Code Council (ICC) certified activity).

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Illinois State Fire Marshall
1035 Stevenson Drive
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 785-1010

Water Well And Pump Installation Contractor

An individual who drills and constructs water wells and installs water well pumps.

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
​​​​​​​(217) 785-2080

Water Well Pump Installation Contractor

An individual who installs and repairs water well pumps.

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
​​​​​​​(217) 785-2080

 

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