Licensing Authority

Department of Labor & Workforce Development
Labor Standards & Safety
Mechanical Inspection Section
3301 Eagle Street, Suite 302
Anchorage, AK, 99503
phone: 907.269.4925
fax: 907.269.4932


Certification $100
Triennial renewal $100


Initial License:
Applicants who work commercially with hazardous paints must complete a 16-hour initial training course through a State approved training provider prior to completing an application and paying of fees. If the application is made through the mail, a head and shoulders photo (no smaller than 2" x 2" in size) must also be enclosed. License renewal requires an eight-hour renewal course conducted by a state approved training provider. All paperwork must be received within 30 days of course completion or you are required to retake the course. Work may not be performed with an expired license.

Require attendance of at least an 8 hour refresher course conducted by an approved provider within 90 days prior to renewal.

Number of Licenses on December 31, 2014


Last updated April 2015.