Rhode Island Plumber License Requirements

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We found the following Plumber requirements for Rhode Island.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Fire Protection Sprinkler Fitter

Lays out, fabricates, installs and maintains piping for fire protection systems.

State Licensing Agency:

RI Department of Labor and Training
1511 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 2920
(401) 462-8580

Irrigator

Sells, designs, consults, installs, maintains, alters, repair, or engages in business of irrigation (an assembly of component parts permanently installed with and for the distribution and conservation of water for the purpose of irrigating any type of landscape vegetation in any location or for the purpose of dust reduction or erosion control. This includes parts used in the application and installation of drip systems. Irrigation work means the connection to the backflow prevention devices.) upon any properties public or private either by contract or agreement with the owner, lessee, tenant or agent of those premises.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Felony convictions prohibited

State Licensing Agency:

RI Department of Labor and Training
1511 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 2920
(401) 462-8580

Pipefitter

Lays out, fabricates, installs and maintains piping in steam, hot water and heating systems. Fire protection sprinkler fitter does similar work but in fire protection systems.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Felony convictions prohibited

State Licensing Agency:

RI Department of Labor and Training
1511 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 2920
(401) 462-8580

Plumber

Installs, alters and repairs pipes, fittings and fixtures for heating water, water supply and waste disposals in homes and commercial buildings. Follows building plans and instructions, lays out job and works with tools.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Felony convictions prohibited

State Licensing Agency:

RI Department of Labor and Training
1511 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 2920
(401) 462-8580

Pump Installer, Well-Drill Operator

Well-drill operators (WD) use one or more of several tools or machines to dig or drill wells to obtain ground water for drinking and other household use. Pump installers (PI) install and adjust pumps which force water from such wells.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Felony convictions prohibited

State Licensing Agency:

Contractors' Registration & Licensing Board
1 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 2908
(401) 222-1268

 

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