Wis. Stat. § 145.06, no person may engage in or work at plumbing in the state unless licensed to do so by the Department.
Wis. Stat. § 145.14, the plumbing activities that may be undertaken by a person who holds a credential as a licensed Master Plumber Restricted Appliance, licensed Journeyman Plumber Restricted Appliance, or registered Plumbing Learner Restricted Appliance shall be limited to installing a water treatment device, a water heater, or any other item in connection with a water distribution system, including a stormwater use or reclaimed water system, which does not require a direct connection to a drain system.
Per Wis. Admin. Code § 305.96, the plumbing activities that may be undertaken by a person who holds a registration as a registered Plumbing Learner Restricted Appliance shall be performed under the direct supervision of a person who holds a Master Plumber license, a Master Plumber Restricted Appliance license, a Journeyman Plumber license or a Journeyman Plumber Restricted Appliance license.
To meet the qualifications to take the exam for the Journeyman Plumber Restricted Appliance license, the person who holds a Plumbing Learner Restricted Appliance registration must do the following prior to expiration of the Plumbing Learner Restricted Appliance registration:
- Plumbing code (Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 381 to 387)
- Blueprint or blueline reading
- Appliance and equipment servicing
The Master Plumber you work for is responsible for your training and education.
Additional training materials relating to this credential may be ordered through
Document Sales. They are intended to be training guides and may not match the current code. Documents are part of educational work that is to be completed before applying for the Journeyman Plumber Restricted Appliance examination.
|Appliance, Equipment, Devices (Design & Installation)|
|Basic & Applied Math - Appliance|
|Blueprint & Drafting One|
|Blueprint & Drafting Two - Appliance|
|Plumbing - Sizing the Water Supply System|
|Plumbing - Wisconsin Water Treatment Handbook|
Application for License
|3134||Application for Plumbing Learner Restricted Appliance Registration|
|3073||Trades Payment Form|