Minnesota Plumbing Continuing Education


Our Minnesota plumber continuing education course is approved by the Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry to help satisfy your CE requirements (Provider ID # S1672153).

We are proud to offer the first online continuing education class approved by the Minnesota DLI for plumbers. Our course can be completed At Your Pace Online to help you meet the state's requirements to maintain your license. Once you finish your class, you will have an official certificate of completion to save for your records, and we will report your course completion to the state for you.

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CE Requirements to Renew a MN Plumber License


NOTICE: The MN DLI has updated the education requirements. Additionally, all training may now be taken online. For additional information, please click "View detailed information" below.

  • All Licensed Plumbers require 16 hours of training every two years.
  • All Licensed Water Conditioners require 4 hours of training every two years.
  • All Registered Unlicensed Plumbers and Water Conditioners require 2 hours of training every year.
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On April 29,2019 the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) approved new rules regarding plumbing education via the state register Volume 43, Number 44. The major changes to the rules are:

  • All of the required education hours may be taken online
  • Any individual who performs plumbing work for a contractor or employer, and isn't an apprentice, journeyworker, or master plumber, must register with the DLI and take 2 hours of education each year.

All unlicensed plumbing workers must register by June 30th of 2020.

The full text of the new rules can be found in this document.

 

The new education requirements are as follows:

Master and Restricted Master Plumbers renew on December 31st of even numbered years. Journeyworker and Restricted Journeyworker Plumbers renew on December 31st of odd numbered years. All of these license types need 16 hours of training every two years:

  • 8 Hours of Code
  • 8 Hours of Elective

Registered Unlicensed Plumbers renew on June 30th each year. They need 2 hours of training every year starting in 2021:

  • 2 Hours of Code

Water Conditioning Masters and Journeyworkers renew on December 31st every other year. They need 4 hours of training every two years:

  • 2 Hours of Code
  • 2 Hours of Elective

Registered Unlicensed Water Conditioners renew on June 30th each year. They need 2 hours of training every year starting in 2021:

  • 1 Hour of Code
  • 1 Hour of Elective

Minnesota 16 Hour Complete Plumber CE Package

16 Hour Course $ 240.00

This 16 hour package covers everything needed to renew a Plumbers license in Minnesota of any level. It contains 12 hours of Code training and 4 hours of Industry Related training. The topics covered are:

  • 5-hour module on Changes from the 2012 MPC to the 2015 MPC
  • 3-hour module on the model code
  • 4-hour module on important Minnesota Amendments to the 2012 UPC
  • 2-hour module on OSHA Safety Training for Plumbers
  • 2-hour module on Water Heaters
Course ID: 20190188, 20180501, 20180502

Minnesota 12 Hour Code and Industry Related Plumber CE Package

12 Hour Course $ 180.00

This 12 hour package is designed for all Minnesota Plumbers and contains 8 hours of Code training and 4 hours of Industry Related training. The topics in this course are:

  • 5-hour module on Changes from the 2012 MPC to the 2015 MPC
  • 3-hour module on the model code
  • 2-hour module on OSHA Safety Training for Plumbers
  • 2-hour module on Water Heaters
Course ID: 20180502, 20190188

Minnesota 8 Hour 2015 MPC Code Change Course

8 Hour Course $ 125.00

This course provides the 8 hours of required content on the 2015 Minnesota Plumbing Code for Plumbing Licensees. The course is comprised of two modules:

  • 5-hour module on Changes from the 2012 MPC to the 2015 MPC
  • 3-hour module on the model code
Course ID: 20190188

Minnesota 4 Hour Industry Related Course

4 Hour Course $ 80.00

This course provides 4 hours of approved elective continuing for Minnesota Plumbers, including 2 hours of OSHA Safety Training and a 2-hour training on water heaters.
The course is comprised of two sections, designed to supplement the 8 hours of required CE on the 2015 Minnesota Plumbing Code:

  • 2-hour OSHA Safety Training for Plumbers
  • 2-hour Selected Topics: Plumbing and  Water Heaters
Course ID: 20180502

Minnesota 4 Hour 2015 MPC State Amendments Course

4 Hour Course $ 80.00

This course provides 4 hours of approved continuing education on the Minnesota Amendments to the 2012 UPC when adopting it as the base code for the 2015 Minnesota Plumbing Code (MPC).

This course will fulfill all of the requirements for renewing a Water Conditioner license.

Course ID: 20180501

Minnesota State Approval Letters

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.DEPARTMENT OF & LABOR AND INDUSTRY

 

 

October 26, 2018

 

At Your Pace Online LLC

1383 2nd Ave

Gold Hill, OR 97525

 

SUBJECT: Course Approval Registration S1672153

 

Your application for continuing education entitled MINNESOTA 4 HOUR INDUSTRY RELATED COURSE has been approved with a course program id number 20180502 and approved until October 25, 2021.

 

Code/Energy Hours: 0.00

Other Hours: 4.00

This course is approved for Plumbing.

 

Your application for continuing education entitled MINNESOTA 4 HOUR 2015 MPC STATE AMENDMENTS COURSE has been approved with a course program id number 20180501 and approved until October 25, 2021.

 

Code/Energy Hours: 4.00

Other Hours: 0.00

This course is approved for Plumbing.

 

 

If you have further questions, please contact Josephine Steinhoff at 651-284-5034.

 

 

 

 

Licensing and Certification Services Construction Codes and Licensing Division

443 Lafayette Road N. St. Paul, MN 55155 Phone: (651) 284-5012• 1-800-657-3944

dli.license@state.mn.us www.dli.mn.go