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South Carolina Plumbing License (Residential)

The South Carolina Plumbing license (Residential) includes all plumbing tasks on residential buildings that have at most sixteen units, and are no more than 3 stories tall.

The Residential South Carolina Plumbing license exam outline

There are 65 questions in the residential plumbing license exam. You will need to answer 44 questions correctly (67.7%) in order to pass.  You are allowed 180 minutes to complete this exam.

  • 15 questions on general plumbing knowledge & regulations
  • 6 questions on piping, valves, and controls
  • 4 questions on fixtures & equipment
  • 4 questions on water supply
  • 17 questions on drain, waste and vent & sewers
  • 9 questions on isometric analysis
  • 4 questions on safety
  • 6 questions on specialty applications

Course Length: 8 hours

Reference Books [Click Here to Purchase Books]

  • International Residential Code 2015 Soft Cover
  • International Plumbing Code 2015
  • SOUTH CAROLINA Residential Builders Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, 7th Edition
  • Construction Industry Regulations – 29 CFR Part 1926 2016 or latest edition (OSHA)

Upcoming Plumbing license (Residential) classes

Event Phone: 803-917-1193

“Plumbing” which includes the installation, replacement, alteration, and repair of all plumbing including solar water heating when performed solely within property lines and not on public easements or rights-of -ways except to make connections to water meters or sewer taps as allowed by the utility owner; and the installation, alteration and repair of all piping, (more…)

  • December 6, 2018
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Phone: 803-917-1193

“Plumbing” which includes the installation, replacement, alteration, and repair of all plumbing including solar water heating when performed solely within property lines and not on public easements or rights-of -ways except to make connections to water meters or sewer taps as allowed by the utility owner; and the installation, alteration and repair of all piping, (more…)

  • December 10, 2018
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm