16-Hour Limited Gas Work Qualification

Course Required for: Licensee Continuing Education
Purpose: This course is a requirement for an individual’s qualification to perform limited gas work in New York City on and after January 1, 2020.
Duration: 16 Hours of instructional time, excluding breaks & meals

NYC Requirement: To perform limited gas work under the direct and continuing supervision of a Licensed Master Plumber, as covered in section 101.2 of the New York City Fuel Gas Code, the applicant must have at least six months of full-time experience performing plumbing work under the direct and continuing supervision of a licensed master plumber.
In addition, the applicant, when not registered as an apprentice in plumbing in a program approved by the New York state department of labor, must satisfy the requirement to demonstrate competence with gas work by completing this training program & submit a certificate of completion to the Licensing Unit for 16 hours of training as mandate by §28-423.3.

Class topics include but not limited to:

  • Introduction to Gas Piping
  • OSHA 1926 Overview - Safety & Health Regulations for Construction
  • NYC Construction Codes Overview - cover all applicable codes, rules, related department policy statements, regulatory notices, bulletins & memos including:
  • a. Construction Codes 2014
  • b. Building Code 2014
  • c. Plumbing Code 2014
  • d. Fuel Gas Code 2014
  • e. Mechanical Code 2014
  • f. NYC Fire Code 2014 – Chapter 6, Building Services and Systems; Chapter 14 Fire Safety during Construction, Alteration & Demolition
  • NYC Department of Buildings Overview - cover all applicable Administrative standard operating procedures, policy & procedure notices, permits/department notifications, forms, filing & site documents, plans, inspection checklists/logs and wind & weather advisories
  • Gas Testing
  • Gas Leak Detection
  • FDNY Emergency Response
  • Common Utility Processes & Procedures
  • Gas Work Business Practices
  • Gas Work Safety
  • Gas Work Hazards
  • Gas Work New Technology
  • Gas Work Violations


Registration Price: $450.00

This course is currently closed.


Contact Training Dept.