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Hearth Product Work -- License Types and Scope of Work

HPG-1 CONTRACTOR

The holder of this license may perform only work limited to "Hearth product work" means the installation, service or repair of a propane or natural gas fired fireplace, fireplace insert, stove or log set and associated venting and piping that simulates a flame of a solid fuel fire. "Gas hearth product work" does not include (A) fuel piping work, (B) the servicing of fuel piping, or (C) work associated with pressure regulating devices, except for appliances gas valves. And shall include accessories for use with LP gas supplied by gas containers and/or natural gas. The requirements to qualify for this license shall be two (2) years as a properly licensed journeyperson and the presentation of a certificate contractor course and examination in "Hearth gas products and examination in State specific Business and law.

HPG-2 JOURNEYPERSON

The holder of this license may perform only work as limited to "Hearth product work" means the installation, service or repair of a propane or natural gas fired fireplace, fireplace insert, stove or log set and associated venting and piping that simulates a flame of a solid fuel fire and only while in the employ of a licensed contractor. "Gas hearth product work" does not include (A) fuel piping work, (B) the servicing of fuel piping, or (C) work associated with pressure regulating devices, except for appliances gas valves. And shall include accessories for use with LP gas supplied by gas containers and/or natural gas. The requirements to qualify for this license exam shall be the completion of at least five (500) hours of in field experience and factory training and examination in "Hearth gas products administered by this agency.