Underground Utilities

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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Florida Underground Utilities Exam Prep – License Course

(Price includes 2 Day Business & Finance Course)

DAYS TRADE Prep Course Price
5 Underground $1295