Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Nevada
(A-19) Pipeline and Conduits

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Nevada State Contractor's Board
2310 Corporate Circle, Suite 200
Henderson, NV  89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100

Northern Nevada Office
9670 Gateway Dr, Suite 100
Reno, NV  89511-5906
Phone: (775) 688-1141
NV State Contractors Board

Exam Administrator

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
Candidate Information Web Page

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Gas Piping 15
Water Piping 15
Welding 6
Safety 8
Paving 5
Excavation, Compaction and Grading 8
Nevada One-Call 3

Total number of test questions: 60
Time allowed (hours): 2.0

This exam may also include questions on the following subjects:

  • Reading and interpreting construction codes and regulations
  • Nevada Health department regulations
  • Appropriate building codes
  • Trade materials, tools, equipment and methods
  • Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Rules
The Nevada licensing process requires that you pass a Contractor Management Survey Exam
unless you are already a licensed contractor who is adding a classification to his/her license.

Business and Law Offering

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. NFPA 30: Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, 2015, NFPA.
NFPA Link
These references will not be available in the examination center.  Please see the PSI candidate bulletin regarding restrictions on personal copies.

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
2. ASME B31.8 - Gas Transmission and Distribution Piping Systems, 2007, ASME. Buy from Publisher
3. Pipefitter’s Handbook, 3rd Edition, 1967, Forrest R. Lindsey. Buy at Amazon
4. Installation Guide for Ductile Iron Pipe, 2016, DIPRA. Doc Link
5. Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts. Buy at Amazon
6. Suggested Marking Guidelines and The Nevada One Call Law, Underground Service Alert North of Central/Northern California and Nevada. Doc Link
7. Concrete Pipe and Box Culvert Installation, 2007, American Concrete Pipe Association. Doc Link
8. Hot-Mix Asphalt Paving Handbook (AC 150/5370-14A), 2000, AASHTO. Buy at Amazon
9. Pipe Welding Procedures, 2003, Industrial Press. Buy at Amazon
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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