Lift Mechanic

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License Information

Per Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 305.991, the activities that may be undertaken by a person who holds license or registration as a licensed Lift Mechanic, a registered Lift Apprentice, or a registered Lift Helper shall be limited to the erection, construction, alteration, replacement, maintenance, repair, remove or dismantling of conveyances covered under ASME A18.1 and ASME A17.1 sections 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, and 7.8.

Per Wis. Admin. Code § 305.997, a licensed Lift Mechanic provides supervision of a registered Lift Apprentice or a registered Lift Helper shall be responsible for the work of the apprentice or helper with respect to compliance to Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 318.

Application Information

3146Lift Mechanic License Application Information (includes Form 3146T)
Trades​ LicensE Information