Construction Trade Exam Research Area

New Mexico
Plumbing Inspector

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Construction Industries
Regulation and Licensing Department

2550 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 476-4700
NM Regulation and Licensing Department

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PSI Exams
2820 Broadbent Parkway
Suite E & F
Albuquerque, NM  87107
Phone: (877) 663-9267
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Drainage Waste and Vents 20
Water Supply Systems 10
Backflow Prevention 8
Storm Drainage Systems 5
Plumbing Fixtures, including Water Heaters 9
General Regulations 12
Interceptors and Traps 6
Septic and Sewer 5

Total number of test questions: 75
Time allowed (minutes): 200
In addition to the trade-specific examination(s) you may be required to pass the Business and Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" Business and Law Course.

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Books Permitted in the Exam

1. New Mexico Plumbing Code (NMAC 14.8.2), 2012, New Mexico Commission of Public Records. Web Page Link
2. Uniform Plumbing Code, 2012, IAPMO.
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3. NFPA 54: National Fuel Gas Code, 2006, NFPA NFPA Link
4. New Mexico Liquid Waste Disposal Regulations (NMAC 20.7.3), 2005, New Mexico Commission of Public Records.
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5. New Mexico Mechanical Code (NMAC 14.9.2), 2012, New Mexico Commission of Public Records. Web Page Link
6. Uniform Mechanical Code, 2012, IAPMO. Buy from Publisher
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