Mechanical Administrator

Licensing Authority

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development
Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
Regulation of Mechanical Administrators
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK, 99811 -0806
phone: 907.465.8443
fax: 907.465.2974
email: jerry.hannasch@alaska.gov


Fees

Application $50
Exam $150 per category (paid to PSI Exams)
License $250
Biennial renewal $250


Requirements

Installation of heating, ventilating, piping, refrigeration, or plumbing systems must be supervised by a licensed mechanical administrator. To be eligible for a mechanical administrator license, an applicant must verify qualifying work experience and pass an exam. To renew a license, a mechanical administrator must complete one approved 8-hour continuing education course covering the International Mechanical Code and/or one approved 8-hour continuing education course covering the Uniform Plumbing Code.

The seven different licensing categories for mechanical administrators include: 1) heating, cooling, and process piping, 2) mechanical systems temperature control, 3) residential HVAC, 4) residential plumbing and hydronic heating, 5)unlimited commercial and industrial plumbing, 6) unlimited HVAC/sheet metal, and 7) unlimited refrigeration.


Number of Licenses on December 31, 2015

528

Last updated January 2016.