Alabama Plumbers & Gas Fitters Examining Board
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Effective October 1, 2016, applicants for examination will be tested on the 2015 International Plumbing Code or the 2015 International Fuel Gas Code.

Effective September 1, 2015, you must have 2 years of CURRENT work experience to qualify for a journeyman examination. You must have 1 year of CURRENT work experience to qualify for a master examination.

Also effective September 1, 2015, when you pass an examination, you have ninety (90) calendar days to obtain your certification from the date you pass your examination. If you do not obtain your certification within ninety (90) calendar days from the date you pass your examination, you will have to re-test.

Application for Examination

If you pass a Journeyman or Master Plumber exam, and wish to continue performing gas fitting, as of September 1, 2015, you will be required to hold at least an Apprentice certification. If you currently hold a 2020 Apprentice certification, it will be valid through December 31, 2020.

If you pass a Journeyman or Master Gas Fitter exam, and wish to continue performing plumbing, as of September 1, 2015, you will be required to hold at least an Apprentice certification. If you currently hold a 2020 Apprentice certification, it will be valid through December 31, 2020.

Please complete the appropriate packet below upon passing an exam. This packet should be submitted to our office along with payment of your certification fee.

Packet for Applicants who pass Journeyman exam

Packet for Applicants who pass Master exam


Examination Preparation Materials

Journeyman Plumber Exam Prep Materials
    Unit 8 - Allowance for Threaded Fittings
    Reading Isometric Sketches
    Plumbing Practice Test
    Plumbing Practice Test 2015 answer key
Journeyman Gas Fitter Exam Prep Materials
    Gas Venting Exercise
    Gas Pipe Sizing Exercise
    Gas Pipe Sizing Exercise (Longest Length Method)
    Vent Size Piping
    Gas Fitting Practice Test
    Gas Fitting Practice Test Answer Key

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