Florida Plumbing & Underground License Exam Preparation


A Plumbing Contractor means a contractor whose contracting business consists of the execution of contracts requiring the experience, financial means, knowledge, and skill to install, maintain, repair, alter, extend, or, when not prohibited by law, design plumbing. A plumbing contractor may install, maintain, repair, alter, extend, or design the following without obtaining any additional local regulatory license, certificate, or registration:

  • sanitary drainage or storm drainage facilities
  • venting systems; public or private water supply systems
  • septic tanks; drainage and supply wells
  • swimming pool piping
  • irrigation systems
  • solar heating water systems and all appurtenances, apparatus, or equipment used in connection with these, including boilers and pressure process piping and including the installation of water, natural gas, and storm and sanitary sewer lines, as well as water and sewer plants and substations
  • the design and installation, maintenance, repair, alteration, or extension of air-piping, vacuum line piping, oxygen line piping, nitrous oxide piping, and all related medical gas systems
  • fire line standpipes and fire sprinklers to the extent authorized by law; ink and chemical lines
  • fuel oil and gasoline piping and tank and pump installation, except bulk storage plants
  • pneumatic control piping systems



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An Underground Utility and Excavation Contractor means a contractor whose services are limited to the construction, installation, and repair of:

  • main sanitary sewer collection systems
  • main water distribution systems
  • storm sewer collection systems
  • the continuation of utility lines from the main systems to a point of termination up to and including the meter location for the individual occupancy, sewer collection systems at property line on residential or single-occupancy commercial properties, or on multi-occupancy properties at manhole or wye lateral extended to an invert elevation as engineered to accommodate future building sewers, water distribution systems, or storm sewer collection systems at storm sewer structures
  • install empty underground conduits in rights-of-way, easements, platted rights-of-way in new site development, and sleeves for parking lot crossings no smaller than 2 inches in diameter, provided that each conduit systems installed is designed by a licensed professional engineer or an authorized employee of municipality, county, or public utility and that the installation of any such conduit does not include installation of any conductor wiring or connection to an energized electrical system



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Building Trades Education offers classes designed to help you pass the Florida Plumbing License Exam. What makes our licensing exam prep courses so essential?

Did You Know?

  • Over 72% of applicants who take the plumbing contractors examination fail on their first attempt?
  • When you are sitting in the test center taking your plumbing contractors examination you will quickly realize that it is NOT a measure of your plumbing skills and field experience.
  • Those who venture in unprepared are surprised to find that it IS indeed a measure of your ability to find and interpret textbook information and NOT as stated above, your trade knowledge.
  • Test takers  face mathematical equations not seen since high school.
  • At Building Trades Education, we have a 99% success rate preparing people just like you to pass their Florida plumbing contractors examination.
  • Our plumbing contractors examination preparation course gives you the best chance of passing.
  • There are 5 isometric drawings and 45 questions on the morning portion of your exam
  • The isometric drawings are worth 10 points each.
  • On the afternoon test are an additional 65 questions!

BTES Guarantees:

  • You will be shown what content areas are on the plumbing contractors examination
  • You will not have an issue with the isometric drawings.
  • You will be shown methods that help you see complicated math as easy as 1+1=2
  • Easy translation of complicated terms and equations
  • Comprehensive courses that use current information & regulations
  • Simple to follow study guides
  • Methods that help you manage your plumbing contractors examination time
  • Guidance from an instructor that is a Certified Plumbing Contractor.
  • You get everything you need to pass your plumbing  contractors examination.

Florida Plumbing Exam Prep – License Courses

(Price includes 2 Day Business & Finance Course)

DAYS TRADE Prep Course Price
5 Plumbing & Underground Utilities $1295

We’ve heard repeatedly from contractors who say the Florida plumber’s exam is one of the toughest they’ve ever taken. Why waste your time & money by being unprepared? Instead, become one of the few who pass the Florida plumber’s exam the first time.

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