How to Get an Ohio Plumbing Contractor License

  1. Meet the minimum requirements
    • Be at least 18 years old
    • Be a United States citizen or legally eligible to work in the US
    • Experience: At least 5 years as a tradesperson immediately prior to application OR be a registered OH engineer for at least 3 years in the applicable trade
  2. Submit to a complete State & Federal background check
  3. Pass the licensing exams
  4. Carry a minimum of $500,000 contractor liability coverage
Plumbing Exam Preps
Package

Ohio Plumbing Contractor Course and Book Exam Prep Package

This package contains:

  • Ohio Plumbing Contractor Exam Prep Course
  • Ohio Business & Law Exam Prep Course
  • Book: Ohio Plumbing Code 2017 & tabs
  • Book: International Fuel Gas Code 2015 & tabs
  • Book:  Mathematics for Plumbers & Pipefitters & tabs
  • Book:  Modern Plumbing & tabs
  • Book:  Ohio NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business Law & Project Management 3rd Edition & tabs
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Ohio Plumbing Contractor Exam Prep

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Business and Law Exam Prep | Ohio

8 Hour Exam Prep Text Course
Plumbers in Ohio are required to take and pass a Business and law exam.  This course will prepare you for the exam and is based on relevant materials in the PSI Candidate Bulletin.

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Plumbing Contractor Exam Prep | Ohio

15 Hour Video Course – Exam Prep with Practice Tests
This training program has been designed to guide students who are preparing to take a plumbing exam based on the International Plumbing Code (IPC) and International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC).  This course will also include any state specific rules and regulations outlined in the exam administrator’s candidate bulletin.

Package
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Ohio Plumbing Contractor Dual Course Exam Prep Package

This package contains:

  • Ohio Plumbing Contractor Exam Prep Course
  • Ohio Business & Law Exam Prep Course

Exam Prep by Topic

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Plumbing Estimating and Bidding Work Sheets

Downloadable Spreadsheets
This downloadable package includes a pricing template and worksheet that will help you properly bid work, increase margins, grow your business, and precisely account for labor and material costs so you can provide accurate estimates.

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Master Plumber Isometrics | Individual Prep Course

3 Hour Video Course
This course provides plumbers with plans and drawings that require more advanced skills for laying out complicated isometric drawings and is applicable to any plumbing code.

Pricing Plumbing for Profit | Individual Prep Course

2 Hour Video Course
Learn how to accurately account for all your expenses and apply those costs to an estimate in this step-by-step tutorial. A downloadable worksheet and template is also included.

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Plan Reading | Individual Prep Course

1 Hour Video Course
This course outlines the general layout of both residential and commercial plans, detailing schedules, legends, symbols and engineering instructions.

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Plumbing Math | Individual Prep Course

1 Hour Video Course 
This course will walk you through the basics of plumbing math.  Included are practice equations and formulas that you can work independently.

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Plumbing Fitting Copper Piping | Individual Prep Course

1 Hour Video Course 
This course will walk you through the process of measuring, fitting, and soldering copper piping.

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Plumbing Vents | Individual Prep Course

1 Hour Video Course
This course outlines code related requirements that govern the materials, design, construction and installation of vent systems and the most important aspects of the plumbing code.

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Plumbing Isometric Basics | Individual Prep Course

.5 Hour Video Course
This course will walk you through the process of laying out an isometric drawing, and includes printable practice drawings.

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International Fuel Gas Code 2015

Addresses the design and installation of fuel gas systems and gas-fired appliances through requirements that emphasize performance.

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International Fuel Gas Code 2015 - TABS

Approved tabs for the 2015 International Fuel Gas Code.

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Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th edition 2013

Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters delivers the essential math skills necessary in the plumbing and pipefitting professions.

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Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th edition 2013 - TABS

Approved tabs for Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th edition 2013

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Modern Plumbing, 8th Edition

Modern Plumbing provides information on the design, installation, and service of the different systems found in the field.

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Modern Plumbing, 8th Edition - TABS

Approved tabs for Modern Plumbing, 8th Edition

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NASCLA - Contractor's Guide to Business, Law and Project Management , Ohio, 3rd edition

This book is organized into 3 sections:  business planning and start up, operating a successful business and, business administration.

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NASCLA - Contractor's Guide to Business, Law and Project Management , Ohio, 3rd edition - TABS

Approved tabs for the NASCLA – Contractor’s Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, Ohio, 3rd edition

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Ohio Plumbing Code 2017

This is a fully integrated code based on the 2015 International Plumbing Code. This book includes tabbed dividers.

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Ohio Plumbing Code 2017 - TABS

Approved tabs for the 2017 Ohio Plumbing Code Book.