Plumbing

Exam Information


CHANGES COMING TO THE PLUMBER PRACTICAL EXAM IN JANUARY 2023 (Posted December 20, 2022)

  • Additional Test Sites - Two new test sites opening in St. George and Weber.
  • Increased Availability - Between the 3 locations, the exam will be offered up to 5 times a month.
  • Smaller Testing Sessions - The amount of candidates being tested in each session will be substantially decreased.
  • Price Decrease - The price of the exam will be lowered to $78.
  • Bring Your Own Materials - Candidates will now be responsible for bringing their own project materials to the test site.

 

For more information regarding these changes, please watch your email or review the Candidate Information Bulletin linked below.

Preapproval for testing is not required. Please do not submit an application for licensure until you have successfully passed all required exams and meet all other licensing requirements.

There are four classifications for the Plumber License in Utah: Journeyman, Master, Residential Journeyman and Residential Master. The examinations required for each of the four licensing classifications are as follows:

Journeyman Plumber (JP)

  • Utah Plumber Theory Exam
  • Utah Plumber Practical Exam

Master Plumber (MP)

  • Utah Plumber Theory Exam*
  • Utah Plumber Practical Exam*

*NOTE: Not required if previously passed to obtain a Journeyman license.

Residential Journeyman Plumber (RJP)

  • Utah Residential Plumber Theory Exam
  • Utah Plumber Practical Exam

Residential Master Plumber (RMP)

  • Utah Residential Plumber Theory Exam*
  • Utah Plumber Practical Exam*

*NOTE: Not required if previously passed to obtain a Journeyman or Residential Journeyman license.

For information about these exams, please review the Examination Handbook .

To Schedule an Exam:

  • Create an account at https://provexam.com/scheduler/ . You have the option to take this exam at most college and university testing centers in Utah and throughout the US.
  • Out-of-State Testing: Contact Prov directly to make testing arrangements. The phone number is 877-228-3926.
  • At-Home Testing: You also have the option of using an on-line proctoring test platform known as Examroom. To verify your computer equipment will run Examroom, please use this system check tool prior to registering for your exam: On-Line Proctoring System Check
  • For more information about this exam, please review the Examination Information Bulletins .
  • Electronic submission of exam results will be sent directly to DOPL from prov.

If you have any additional QUESTIONS, CONCERNS, or COMPLAINTS that you are not able to address with the Exam Administrator mentioned above, you may contact doplexams@utah.gov.