Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Utah
Residential Journeyman Plumber
(Theory)

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State of Utah
Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing

P.O. Box 146741
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT  84114
Phone: (801) 530-6628
Utah DOPL Website

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Candidate Information

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Drainage Waste and Vents 20
Water Supply Systems 11
Backflow Prevention 4
Roof Drains and Storm Drainage Systems 6
Plumbing Fixtures (including Water Heaters and Accessibility) 6
General Knowledge and General Regulations 32
Specialty Plumbing, Interceptors and Traps 5
Isometric Analysis 10
Fuel Gas 11
Septic and Sewer 5
Hydronics 4
Fire Sprinkler Systems 6

Total number of test questions: 120
Time allowed (hours): 4.0
In addition to the number of questions per examination,
a small number of five to ten "pretest" questions may
be administered to candidates during the examinations.
These questions will not be scored and the time taken to
answer them will not count against examination time.
The theory and practical examinations both must be passed
in order to become licensed.

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. International Fuel Gas Code, 2012, ICC. Buy at Amazon
2. Utah Amendments to the International Fuel Gas Code, 2012 (Revised 2016). Doc Link
3. International Mechanical Code, 2012, ICC. Buy at Amazon
4. Utah Amendments to the International Mechanical Code, 2012 (Revised 2016). Doc Link
5. International Plumbing Code, 2012, ICC. Doc Link
6. Utah Amendments to the International Plumbing Code, 2012 (Revised 2016). Doc Link
7. Utah Water Quality, Title R317-4, Onsite Wastewater Systems, 2006 (Revised 2016), Utah Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Water Quality.
Doc Link
8. NFPA 13D: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes, 2013, NFPA NFPA Link

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1. Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th Edition, 2012, Lee Smith. Buy at Amazon
2. IPT's Pipe Trades Handbook, Robert A. Lee, 1991, IPT Publishing and Training. Buy at Amazon
3. Low Pressure Boilers, 4th Edition, 2012, Frederick M. Steingress. Buy at Amazon
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