The Maryland PHCC 24 Hour Gas Fitters Code Course
The focus of this course is to provide the training required by the State and Baltimore County as a pre-requisite for the Journey and/or Master Natural Gas Fitter examination. This course covers the installation, operation and maintenance of gas piping, 2lb systems and gas equipment.
This course requires the us of the 2012 National Fuel Gas Code book. See information below on ordering.
NOTE: Applicants may take this course for Code review purposes only.
To apply for this course online, complete the information below. To apply by mail, click the link on the right to access a printable version of the application.
About the Course
$ 350 - Maryland PHCC Members (2012 NFPA Gas Code Book included)
$ 450 - Non-Member (2012 NFPA Gas Code Book included)
May 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, 2015 (Tuesday & Thursday evenings)
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Essex Community College
7201 Rossville Blvd.
APPROVED BY THE MARYLAND STATE BOARD OF PLUMBING AND ACCEPTED BY BALTIMORE COUNTY.
Regarding Work Experience Qualifications:
- APPRENTICE PLUMBER/GAS FITTER, WORKING TOWARD A JOURNEY NATURAL GAS FITTER LICENSE: for this, you will need at least 3 years as a licensed apprentice and 3,750 hours of gas fitting training, under a Master Plumber/Gas Fitter.
- APPRENTICE NATURAL GAS FITTER, WORKING TOWARD A JOURNEY NATURAL GAS FITTER LICENSE: for this, you will need at least 2 years as a licensed apprentice and 3,750 hours of gas fitting training, under a Master Plumber/Gas Fitter or Master Natural Gas Fitter.
- Journey Plumber/Gas Fitter, working toward a Master Plumber/Gas Fitter license: for this you will need at least 2 years as a licensed journey and 3,750 hours of training, under a Master Plumber/Gas Fitter.
An individual enrolled in this program may not miss more than three (3) hours of classroom activities in order to receive credit for the course, he/she may not miss venting or the 2 lb gas portion of the class.
OPTIONAL: As a pre requisite for The State Natural Gas Fitters examination certain applicants are required to successfully complete and pass an approved 24 hour Natural Gas Fitters Training Course, which includes both a written and hands on test. As a State of Maryland approved provider of Gas Fitters Training we offer this test at the completion of the course.
NOTE: The test is not mandatory for all attendees.
Complete the information above to apply online, or click on the application link on the right to view a printable version of the application that can be sent via mail. If completing the application online, we will contact you for payment information.
NOTE: Class Size is limited, applicants are accepted on first-come first-served basis.
2012 National Fuel Gas Code. (Books are not included in registration fees). The 2012 National Fuel Gas Code can be purchased at the MPHCC bookstore call (410) 461-5977.
Applicants who cancel up to 10 days prior to the start of the course will forfeit 25% of the total fee to cover administrative fees. Cancellations less than 7 days prior to the start of class will forfeit all fees.