Alaska Plumbing Continuing Education

Our Alaska Plumbing continuing education courses are approved by the state to satisfy your continuing education requirements. We are approved with the Alaska Department of Labor to offer the Plumbing Continuing Education you need, as @ 1 Attempt!


Alaska 8 Hour Plumbing CE: Industry-Related: Sanitary Drainage, Rainwater, Graywater and OWTS

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This class provides eight hours of content on topics central to the plumbing trades. It begins with a comprehensive course of study on all aspects of residential and commercial sanitary drainage systems, followed by a survey of the most recent developments in grease interceptors. This is followed with a survey in the principles and specific applications of Rainwater Harvesting in Alaska. The final part of the class covers two related topics, both experiencing rapid changes - POWTS (Private Onsite Water Treatment Systems) and systems that reuse graywater.

4.4 29 Reviews

Alaska 8 Hour Plumbing CE Industry-Related: Water Heaters & Common Problems

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This class provides eight hours of content on topics central to the plumbing trades. It includes a comprehensive class on all aspects of residential water heaters followed by an in-depth survey of some of the most often cited violations and thorny plumbing areas and how to address them.

4.4 76 Reviews

CE Requirements to Renew an AK Plumbers License

  • Plumbing professions including Plumber Gas, Plumber Utility, Journeyman Plumber licensees, and Mechanical Administrators must obtain 8 hours of continuing education on the currently adopted UPC every two years to renew their license.
  • In addition, Journeyman Plumbers must obtain an additional 8 hours of continuing education on industry related topics.

Agency Requirements for licensure

Alaska State Approval Letters


Department of Commerce, Community,

and Economic Development


P.O. Box 110806 Juneau, Alaska 99811-0806

Main: 907.465.2550

Fax: 907.465.2974

@ 1 Attempt

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November 6, 2019


To Continuing Education Provider:

I am pleased to inform you that the Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing has approved the course listed below for continuing education for Mechanical Administrators and/or Journeyman Plumbers.


Mechanical Administrators in the State of Alaska are required to obtain eight hours of UPC and/or eight hours


of IMC continuing education depending upon their license category (ies), every two years, based on the current state adopted codes or their later revisions.


Journeyman Plumbers in the State of Alaska are required to obtain 16 hours of continuing education with at least 8 hours of UPC code credit. To be approved for continuing education credit, courses must be based on the codes currently adopted by the State of Alaska.


Please continue to submit information on any additional courses that you would like to have reviewed for approval.


You may view approved continuing education courses on our website at:


Course # 16686

Course Name; Alaska 8 Hour Water Heaters & Common Problems

Exp. Date: 12/31/21

Credit Type: Industry Related

Credit Hours: 8


* Course credit will not be approved for the 'student if a more recent version of the code has been adopted at the time the course was taken.*




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