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New Mexico

(JP) Journeyman Plumber

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Regulation and Licensing Department
Construction Industries Division (CID)

2550 Cerrillos Road - 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, NM  87505
Phone:  (505) 476-4500
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PSI Exams of New Mexico
2820 Broadbent Parkway, Suites E & F
Albuquerque, NM  87107
Phone:  (877) 663-9267
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
Questions
Drainage Waste and Vents21
Water Supply Systems6
Backflow Prevention4
Storm Drainage Systems4
Plumbing Fixtures, Including Water Heaters and Accessibility8
General Knowledge and General Regulations10
Interceptors and Traps4
Isometric Analysis5
Hydronics4
Septic and Sewer4
Total number of test questions:
70
Time allowed (minutes):
185

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.
New Mexico Plumbing Code (NMAC 14.8.2), NMRLD
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2.
Uniform Plumbing Code, 2015, IAPMO
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3.
New Mexico Mechanical Code (NMAC 14.9.2), NMRLD
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4.
IPT’s Pipe Trades Handbook, 1991 (updated 2006), Robert Lee, IPT Publishing
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5.
Uniform Mechanical Code, 2015, IAPMO
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Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
1.
Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th Edition, Lee Smith
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2. 
New Mexico Liquid Waste Disposal Regulations (NMAC 20.7.3), NMRLD
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