Skip to main content

24/7 Student Services Support Center with Live Chat - (855) 874-6690
To improve our support to students, advisors are now available by appointment only. Click here to request an appointment.

Apply Now to Virginia Western Give Now Help Options Help Options

Workforce Solutions

Workforce Solutions :: Featured Programs

Tradesman License Renewal

Program Details

The VA Board of Contractors requires journeymen, master plumbers, electricians, HVAC mechanics and gas fitters to take continuing education hours specific to their trade as part of the licensing process. Those renewing a license must take continuing education in their respective profession:

  • Plumbers, HVAC technicians and electricians must take 3 hours of CE in their field.
  • Gas fitters must take 1 hour: the 1-hour class for gas-fitters is intended for journeymen and master gas fitters, liquified petroleum and natural gas fitters.

Each course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use of and special equipment included in the respective codes.

Online Class Cost
Electrical $45.00
HVAC Mechanic $45.00
Plumbing $45.00
Gas Fitting $25.00


Register Now!

Please note: Once we receive notice that you signed up and paid for the class, we have to submit the information to a third party who will send you log-in information directly VIA EMAIL for access to the class. Please provide your License number during enrollment. We need this number to submit to DPOR. Your information will not be processed without the license number provided (per DPOR).

For Additional Questions

Please contact   or call 540-857-6076.

Send Me More Info!

Contact Us

Programs Offered:

Career Path & Funding Assistance:

Amanda Decker: 540-857-6279
Melissa Marcus: 540-857-6820

Main Office
Location: Thomas Center - Ground Floor
Phone: 540-857-6076
Fax: 540-857-7386

Mailing Address:
3074 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015