NITC Journey Level Steamfitter/Pipefitter Certification Examination


Candidates must have a minimum of four (4) years experience in the air conditioning and refrigeration industry. Completion of a recognized apprenticeship program or proof of four (4) years experience from employers is required. 


Is One Hundred-Forty Dollars ($140.00). This must be prepaid. Please make check or money order payable to NITC. Visa, Master Card or American Express are also accepted.  For Individuals requesting to take an examination at a Prometric Center, there will be an additional sixty-five dollar ($65.00) processing fee. The method of payment must be attached at the time of submission or contact NITC at (877) 457-6482 to provide credit card payment information.  For NITC No-Show, Reschedule, Cancellation and Refund Policy refer to the NITC Rules and Procedures. 

To locate a Prometric Test Center, go to Prometric ProScheduler. Login information for scheduling the examination date and time will be provided via email from NITC to the email address provided above within 2 to 3 business days. Applications will not be processed until payment is received.

 Please note: Candidates may reschedule or cancel 30 days prior to the appointment with no fee. Candidates who reschedule or cancel within 5-29 days will be charged a $35 fee. Candidates rescheduling or cancelling less than 5 days prior will be charged a $50 fee and must contact NITC to obtain a new eligibility. 

All electronic devices are prohibited. No cell phones or any other types of devices that record or send data are allowed to be used during the examination. 


Information on special accommodations can be found in Section XVII of the NITC Rules and Procedures, available for download from our web site at

For more information call (877) 457-6482 or e-mail 

Only complete the online application if you are testing at a Prometric Testing Center.
Please select one:
I am currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program.
I will be taking this exam at a Prometric Test Center.
I have a minimum of four (4) years experience in the Pipefitter/Steamfitter Industry:
I am in the four (4th) years in a recognized training program.
I have read the Candidate Information Bulletin for NITC NITC Journey Level Pipefitter/SteamfitterExamination:
I would like to receive notifications via text.
I would like to receive notifications via email.

First Name:
Last Name:
SSN #:
Street Address:
Email Address:
Cell/Other Phone:
Local Union # (If Applicable):
Initiation Date:
Applicants NITC ID # / UA ID # (If Applicable):

List your present or most recent employer first. You must attach documentation for your required four (4) years of experience in the Pipefitter/Steamfitter industry. Acceptable documentation: letters from employers, employment history, certification records, state license(s) and any other employment records. (Phone numbers are required for verification.)
Must list at list 4 years of experience.
Employer Name #1:
From Month/Year:
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Employer Name #2:
From Month/Year:
To Month/Year:

I do solemnly swear or affirm that the above statements are true. I further realize that falsification of these statements shall be cause for disqualification. By affixing my signature to this application, I agree to abide by the following rules and regulations of certification holders as set forth by the NITC Certification Committee. As a holder of an NITC Certification I agree to not make any false claims about the scope of my certification(s); I agree to not utilize an NITC certification in any manner that portrays NITC unfavorably; and furthermore, I agree to not engage in false or misleading advertising of my NITC Certification. I understand that NITC reserves the right to suspend or revoke my certification should I violate these obligations. Should my certification be revoked, I agree to cease and desist any and all references to being the “holder” of an NITC Certification and shall return any certificates, including wallet sized photo identification cards to NITC.
I agree to not utilize any written documents, reports, procedures, etc., with the NITC certification mark in any manner whatsoever that may be inaccurate or false.
I understand and agree that my examination results may be shared with the course instructor, training coordinator or training entity.

Only complete the online application if you are testing at a Prometric Testing Center.

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