Licensing Exams by Trade Name - Home Link

Nevada
(C-1D) Plumbing Contractor

Apply for the License

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

Exam Administrator

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

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Questions
Gas Systems8
Cleanouts4
Fixtures and Equipment3
Hydronics3
Water Heaters / Venting6
Piping, Valves and Controls5
Water Supply8
Hangers and Supports4
Drain, Waste and Vents8
Backflow4
Traps and Interceptors4
Isometric Analysis / Plumbing Mathematics6
Safety5
Joints and Connections3
Solar3
General Plumbing Requirements3
Storm Drainage3
Total number of test questions:
80
Time allowed (hours):
3.0

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

In addition to the trade-specific examination, you may be required to pass the Business and Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" Business and Law course

Books Allowed in the Exam

1.
Uniform Plumbing Code, 2012, IAPMO
Buy at Amazon
2.
NFPA 54: National Fuel Gas Code, 2012, NFPA
Buy at Amazon
3.
NFPA 58: Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code, 2014, NFPA
Buy at Amazon
4.
Uniform Mechanical Code, 2012, IAPMO
Buy at Amazon

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1.
Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th Edition, Lee Smith
Buy at Amazon
2.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
Buy from Publisher
3.
Modern Hydronic Heating for Residential and Light Commercial Buildings, 2nd Edition, 2004, John Siegenthaler
Buy at Amazon
4.
Solar Water and Pool Heating Manual: Design and Installation & Repair and Maintenance, Florida Solar Energy Center
PDF File Link
5.
Pipefitter’s Handbook, 3rd Edition, Forrest R. Lindsey
Buy at Amazon
6.
Pipe Welding Procedures, 2003, Hoobasar Rampaul
Buy at Amazon
Available Study Materials
NFPA Fire & Gas Standard
Practice Exam
$44.95 — $54.95

Sample questions are sourced from the NFPA book title(s) highlighted (in light green) above.

Pricing is based on the number of questions contained in the individual files and the book titles you choose.

A 15% discount applies when ordering TWO (2) OR MORE BOOK TITLES.

Sent as E-mail Attachment
Return to Top
Copyright Notice