Tradesman

Virginia tradesmen are now required to complete continuing education courses as part of the Virginia Board of Contractors licensing process. These required courses cover new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. Certificates of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are recognized by the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and will be issued to all licensed Virginia tradesmen upon successful completion of each class.

GAS FITTERS TRADESMEN LICENSE RENEWAL CLASS (GASF 8000)
Class Date(s): To be determined
Class Times:   6:30 -7:30 p.m.
Tuition:            $65.00 (includes workbook)
CEUs:             .1 (Continuing Education Units)
The one hour class for Gas Fitters is intended for Journeymen and Master Gas Fitters, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitters, and Natural Gas Fitters. Gas Fitters obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete continuing education as part of the licensing process. The course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment.

ELECTRICIANS TRADESMEN LICENSE RENEWAL CLASS (ELEC 8000)
Class Date(s): To be determined
Class Times5 – 8 p.m.
Tuition:           $125.00 (includes workbook)
CEUs:            .3 (Continuing Education Units)
This three-hour course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. Electricians obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete this continuing education training as part of the licensing process.

HVAC TRADESMEN LICENSE RENEWAL CLASS (HVAC 8000)
Class Date(s): To be determined
Class Times5 – 9 p.m.
Tuition:           $125.00 (includes workbook)
CEUs:            .3 (Continuing Education Units)
This three-hour course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. HVAC mechanics obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete this continuing education training as part of the licensing process.

PLUMBERS TRADESMEN LICENSE RENEWAL CLASS (PLMB 8000)
Class Date(s): To be determined
Class Times5 – 8 p.m.
Tuition:          
$125.00 (includes workbook)
CEUs:           
.3 (Continuing Education Units)
This three-hour course for plumbers covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. Journeymen and Master Plumbers obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete this continuing education as part of the licensing process.

Additional Information
For more details of about the requirements for continuing education go to the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation.

If our class schedule does not meet your needs, please visit the VCCS website for a listing of Tradesman Offerings through other Community Colleges.

For additional information or questions, call the Workforce Office at 757.569.6050 or send an email to workforce@pdc.edu.