These courses are APPROVED by the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries.

Washington Plumbing Continuing Education – Online


License Requirements

Effective July 1, 2021, all journey level and residential specialty renewals will require 24 hours of continuing education consisting of:

A minimum of 12 hours of Uniform Plumbing Code (Code), PLUS

A minimum of 4 hours of Industry-Related Electrical (IRE).

The remaining 8 hours can be in any Code, IRE, or Industry-Related Plumbing (IRP) area.

Plumber trainees

You will be required during a two-year period to complete at least 8 hours of plumbing code and at least 4 hours of electrical trade related classes from the currently adopted Washington state plumbing and electrical codes. The remaining 4 hours may be plumbing or electrical trade related classes.You must complete at least 8 hours of continuing education every year to renew your certificate.

For example: If you take 8 hours of Code one year, the following year you must take a minimum of 4 hours of IRE, and another 4 hours in Code, IRE, or IRP.

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Plumbing Continuing Education Courses

Course No.CourseExpiresHoursPrice 
WA2020-4532018 UPC Update2/1/248 hrs (Code)$70Register Here
WA2021-359RCW/WAC (Industry Related Electrical)6/7/244 hrs (IRE)$35Register Here
WA2020-4512018 UPC Definitions2/1/244 hrs (Code)$35Register Here
WA2021-205Safe Job site Electrical Safety3/23/244 hrs (IRE)$35Register Here
WA2021-2062020 NEC Definitions3/23/244 hrs (IRE)$35Register Here
WA2020-453 WA2021-359 WA2020-451 WA2021-205
WA2021-206
24-hour Package Deal
Includes: WA2020-453 WA2021-359 WA2020-451 WA2021-205
WA2021-206
3/23/2424 hrs$125
SAVE $85!
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Steps to Complete the Online Course

  1. Click the Register Here button.
  2. Set up your username and password.
  3. Pay for the course.
  4. Complete the online course.