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Continuing Education for Occupational and Professional Licenses

ELECTRICAL

 

Important:  Section 20-334d of the Connecticut General Statutes requires all types of Electrical license holders to obtain continuing education hours of instruction to renew their respective licenses. Please use the lists of approved continuing education providers (above) and reserve your classroom location as soon as possible.

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REGISTERED INTERIOR DESIGNER

 

Registered Interior Designers shall complete a minimum of four hours of continuing education every three years.  Such three-year period shall commence on the first date of renewal of the applicant's certificate of registration on or after October 1, 2015. The continuing education shall be in areas related to the application of the State Building Code and the Fire Safety Code.

 

Current CE cycle: January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2018

 

Next CE cycle: January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2021

 

PLUMBING - UNLIMITED LICENSE TYPES

UNLIMITED PLUMBING CONTRACTORS (P-1)

Proof of continuing education required at time of renewal in the even-numbered years

UNLIMITED PLUMBING JOURNEYPERSONS (P-2)
Proof of continuing education required at the time of renewal in the odd-numbered years

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 For Providers:

PLUMBING - LIMITED LICENSE TYPES

LIMITED PLUMBING CONTRACTORS (J-1, J-3, P-9)
Proof of continuing education required at the time of renewal in the even-numbered years

LIMITED PLUMBING JOURNEYPERSONS (J-2, J-4, P-8)
Proof of continuing education required at the time of renewal in the odd-numbered years

For Licensees:

For Providers:

Continuing education requirements:

Section 20-334d of the Connecticut General Statutes requires plumbing license holders, with the exception of P-6 and P-7 license types, to obtain continuing education hours of instruction to renew their respective licenses. Please use the lists of approved continuing education providers (above) and reserve your classroom location as soon as possible

 

For P-8, P-9, PP-1 and PP-2 license types:

No continuing education is available at this time therefore these license holders are not obligated to obtain continuing education credits for the 2016-2017 or 2018-2019 continuing education two year cycles.

  

Limited license types:

Specific content area as available for limited license types holders.  For example, the irrigation industry would offer courses related to lawn irrigation, while the well pump and water conditioning providers would offer courses specific to that occupational area, all while referring to the Codes, Standards and practices appropriate and that affect the limited license holders.

 

SWIMMING POOL BUILDERS (SPB)

Proof of continuing education required annually consisting of not less than three (3) hours of technical instruction and one (1) hour of business and law.

Note: SPB license holders must also take an additional distinct class if they hold SP-1 or SP-2 maintenance and repair license.

SWIMMING POOL AND SPA MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR (SP-1, SP-2)

SP-1 - Proof of continuing education required biennially, consisting of not less than three hours, at the time of renewal for even years.

SP-2 - Proof of continuing education required biennially, consisting of not less than three hours, at the time of renewal for odd years.

Note: SP-1 and SP-2 license holders must take an additional distinct class if they hold an SPB license

For SPB, SP1, SP2 Licensees:

For SPB, SP1, SP2 Providers:

Information for SPB, SP1, SP2 Providers:

-Providers of continuing education instruction shall obtain curriculum approval from the Department prior to offering each continuing education course for credit.

-The list of continuing education providers above has been approved by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection to offer SPA and POOL courses. It is the responsibility of the institution to inform students as to which specific course(s) have been approved for continuing education credit for licensure renewal by the Department of Consumer Protection.

-If your school or institution is on this listing but is no longer participating in this program, please notify us immediately by contacting the Department of Consumer Protection, Attention: Occupational Unit, 450 Columbus Blvd., Suite 901, Hartford, CT 06103 or call (860) 713-6135.