Classes Offered

Johnny provides quality training and continuing education classes at affordable prices.

If you need a class at a different time than is scheduled please contact Johnny to see if other arrangements can be made.

As of February 1, 2010, the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners requires 24 hours of training to qualify for the Tradesman Exam and 48 hours to qualify for the Journeyman Exam.

The first 24 hours includes 8 hours residential plumbing code, 10 hours of OSHA, and 6 hours Continuing Education.

The second 24 hours include 18 hours plumbing code, and 6 hours Continuing Education.

Johnny is a Board Approved Instructor and offers the following classes:


Continuing Education Class

State approved 6 hour Continuing Education is provided monthly in Taylor, TX. This class is also required to qualify for the Tradesman and Journeyman exams. Classes are offered at other locations as scheduled and by request. Check the website for dates and locations.


Correspondence Continuing Education

As of September 1, 2017 anyone can take their Continuing Education by Correspondence. If you are delinquent in your Continuing Ed you must take it by Correspondence. You must contact me to ensure you receive the correct years material. Currently offering 2015/16; 2016/17; 2017/18 Correspondence.


Medical Gas Continuing Education

This Continuing Education class is state of Texas approved to renew your Medical Gas Endorsement. Medical Gas CE is offered at the end of each regularly scheduled CE class.


Tradesman and Journeyman Training Class

This 8 Hour class is taught in 1 day and follows the state approved outline for Residential Plumbing Code needed to qualify for the Tradesman and Journeyman Exam.


OSHA 10 hour class

This 10 hour OSHA class will be taught in 2 days as required by OSHA. This class is required before you take the Journeyman or Tradesman exam.


Journeyman Training Class

This 18 hour class will be taught in 2 days and cover the state approved outline needed to qualify for the Journeyman exam.


Master or Inspector Exam Prep Class

The state master plumbing exam has three parts. All three parts will be covered. The first day will cover multi-story drain, waste and vent systems (designing and drawing). The first day will also cover plumbing code and pipe sizing by the state sizing charts. The second day will cover specialty areas on the state exam. (OSHA, ADA, LP gas, water heaters, licensing law and math) The first day of class will include after class instruction for the additional information pertaining to the Inspector Exam.


Medical Gas Training

3 day training program covering the NFPA 99. This course meets the requirements set by the State Plumbing Board for taking the exam for Journeyman and Master endorsement. The NFPA 99 will be provided with the class.


Multi-purpose Residential Fire Sprinkler Specialist

This 24 hour class meets the State Plumbing Board requirements for taking the exam for the Journeyman or Master endorsement. This class covers the NFPA 13D and it will be provided in the class.