The Municipal Association began its Trades Certification program in 1965 and currently offers exams in

  • electrical (based on NEC 2014 as of August 2, 2015)
  • plumbing (based on the International Plumbing Code 2012)
  • heating and air (based on the IMC 2012)
  • gas fitting (based on the International Fuel Gas Code 2012) 
  • sheet metal (based on the IMC 2012)
  • pipefitting (based on the IMC 2012)

This certification should not be confused with the South Carolina Mechanical Contractors License or the South Carolina Residential Builders Commission's Specialty Contractors License.  

A tradesman interested in either of the above licenses should contact the appropriate agency as follows: