Nevada Gas Equipment Contractor (C-38)

To become a licensed Gas Equipment Contractor (C-38) in the state of Nevada, you are required to pass an open-book exam. We offer the books, tabs, and a fully online and inclusive educational course to prepare you to sit for the Nevada Gas Equipment exam. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you - Invest in Yourself.

Nevada  Contractor (C-2)
Steps to Success

1. Obtain pre-approval from the State.
2. Purchase Books.
3. Schedule and pass your state exams.

Exam Review Option Includes
Practice Exams
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1 Year of Access
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About this License

This license covers the installation of pipes from the source of supply of liquefied petroleum or natural gas into a building or other structure and the installation of the related vents, the installation of appliances and equipment requiring connection to a supply of liquefied petroleum or natural gas, the fabrication and installation of systems for the heating of air with liquefied petroleum or natural gas and for circulating the air.


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No Pass, No Pay

If you are not able to pass your exam on the SECOND attempt, we will refund your course fee. Conditions do apply.

Flexible & Self Paced

Simply login and out as needed. We track your progress.

Mobile Compatible

Our training is built on HTML5 - so you can take it with on your tablet or smartphone.

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Requirements to Obtaining your License

  • Pre-approval is required.
  • 4 years of experience within the past 10 years.
  • 4 reference certificates concerning their work experience.
  • A background check
  • All applicants must submit current financial statements to the state licensing board. Monetary limits are set based on financial standing.
  • All contractors are required to obtain a bond. The amount of the bond ($1,000 - $500,000) is determined by the board based on license type, monetary limit, past, present, and future financial responsibility, experience and character of the applicant.
  • All contractors are required to carry worker’s compensation insurance.
  • Apply through the NV Contractors Board.

Exam Review, Training, Education

We offer review for the Nevada Gas Equipment Contractor exam through online exam review. The program takes you through each one of the reference books that the exam is based on showing you exactly what to highlight. After your highlighting is completed with each book, you have the option take an online practice test to reinforce concepts presented. The program narrated and animated.

Books and References for the Exam

The following references are permitted to be taken into the examination. They are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

  • 2012 Uniform Mechanical Code
  • 2014 NFPA 58 - Standard for Liquid Petroleum Gas Code

The following references are NOT permitted to be taken into the exam.

  • 2012 NFPA 54 - Standard for National Fuel Gas Code

Exam Details

  • 50 questions
  • 2 hours
  • 70% required to pass
  • Topics include Natural Gas Piping, LP Gas Piping, Chimneys Flues and Vents, Appliance Installation, Sizing and Estimating, Testing and Inspection, and Combustion Air
  • To schedule your exams, contact PSI at 1-800-733-9267

Continuing Education


Applying to Get Your License

  • Pre-approval is required.
  • Fees: $600.00 ($300 application fee and $300 licensing fee).
  • Apply through The NV Contractors Board.

Reciprocity Agreement

Limited reciprocity agreements with California, Arizona, and Utah. There is no reciprocity for the plumbing and electrical trades. Applicants must have at least 7 years of experience and meet all licensing requirements.

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