Renewal Information

NBOPE Journeyperson and Master Plumber certificates must be renewed every three (3) years and expire on the date printed on the identification card. There is absolutely no grace period. Recertification can be done online or through recognized training seminars that provide continuing education credits (CEUs). Online recertification requires passage of a forty (40) question, non-proctored, multiple choice open book exam. Successful applicants shall score a minimum of seventy-five percent (75%) or thirty (30) accumulative points on the exam. Any certification that expires after January 1, 2019 shall be recertified to the 2018 UPC.

Click here for the application and submit to: or


501 Shatto Place, Suite 201

Los Angeles, CA 90020

(877) 457-6482

Allow up to 4 weeks for processing.

The two (2) options to renew a certification are:

Request to Take a 40-Question, Open Book Test Online

Click here for the application.

Eight (8) Hours of Continuing Education

Attend 8 hours of continuing education through an NBOPE approved training seminar. Most local trade associations and training facilities offer these courses, contact the organizations directly for more information.

Local Associations or Training Agencies:

Southern Nevada

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC Nevada)

(702) 227-0536

Pipe Trades Local 525

(702) 459-3473

Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors of Nevada (PHCC-NV)

(702) 252-0166

Northern Nevada

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC Nevada)

(775) 358-2378

Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors of Nevada (PHCC-NV)

(702) 252-0166

UA Local 350 / Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC)

(775) 359-2229