Oregon HVAC Technician License Requirements

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September 22nd, 2021
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We found the following HVAC Technician requirements for Oregon.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Pressure Piping Mechanic Class 5 (CL5)

May fabricate, install, alter, and repair pressure piping; install boilers and pressure vessels by attachment of piping connections; and install, assemble and repair cast iron sectional boilers.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

DCBS - Building Codes Division - Boiler Pressure Vessel Division
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309

Process Piping Mechanic Class 5A (CLA)

May fabricate, install, alter, or repair B31.3 process piping.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

DCBS - Building Codes Division - Boiler Pressure Vessel Division
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309

Reciprocating Conveyor Mechanic (RCM)

A person possessing this license May install, alter, repair, and maintain the mechanical portions of reciprocating conveyors.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

DCBS - Building Codes Division - Elevator
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309

Restricted Reciprocating Conveyor Mechanic (RRM)

A person possessing this license May install, alter, repair, and maintain the mechanical portions of reciprocating conveyors only while under the physical supervision of a person who holds a limited elevator mechanic license or a reciprocating conveyor mechanic license.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

DCBS - Building Codes Division - Elevator
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309

Residential Water-Heater Installer (WHI)

A person licensed as a limited specialty plumber by the State Plumbing Board can replace existing water heaters in one- and two-family dwellings.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

DCBS - Building Codes Division - Plumbing
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309

Solar Heating & Cooling System Installer (STL)

Install and replace solar heating and cooling systems, including collectors, heat transfer systems, heat storage and associated piping related to: 
Replacement or solar conversion of an existing water heating or cooling system; Installation of collectors, heat transfer systems, storage tanks, pumps, valves and associated piping; and Installation of piping and related appurtenances applicable to the temperature pressure relief valve. 
 
May not connect a solar heating or cooling system to a potable water source. The connection of a solar heating or cooling system to a potable water source shall be made only by a licensed journeyman plumber.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing education: Continuing education required

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

DCBS - Building Codes Division - Plumbing
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309

 

Please note this data is collected from multiple sources. SkillPointe has verified the information to the best of its ability, but makes no guarantees, warranties, or assurances of any kind, expressed or implied with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership. Please contact the state licensing board with any direct questions.

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