STAR Steamfitting/Pipefitting Mastery Certification Examination


Candidates must provide five (5) years of documented work experience installing and servicing of piping systems or provide documentation of being in the fifth (5th) year of a piping systems training program involving the installation and servicing of piping systems. 


Is One Hundred Fifty Dollars ($150.00). 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 seventy-five-dollar ($75.00) 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.

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

Only complete the online application if you are testing at a Prometric Testing Center
I am currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program.
I will be taking this exam at a Prometric Test Center.
I have a minimum of five (5) years of documented work experience in installing and servicing of piping systems.
I am in the fifth (5th) year of a piping training program involving the installation and servicing of piping systems.
I have read the Candidate InformatioI have read the Candidate Information Bulletin for STAR Steamfitting/Pipefitting Mastery Examination.n Bulletin for STAR Commercial Refrigeration Mastery Examination.

First Name:
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Street Address:
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Applicants NITC ID # / UA ID # (If Applicable):

List your present or most recent employer first. Attach any documentation you have that would prove that you have five (5) years experience in the installation of piping systems. Acceptable documentation: letters from employers, employment history, certification records, state license(s) and any other employment records. (Phone numbers are required for verification.)
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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.
As a holder of a NITC Certification I shall agree to the following:
- I will make no false claims about the scope of my certification(s)
- I will not engage in false or misleading advertising of my NITC Certification, nor shall I utilize an NITC certification in any manner that portrays NITC unfavourably.
- I will not utilize any written documents, reports, procedures, etc., with the NITC certification mark in any manner whatsoever that may be inaccurate or false.
- I will notify NITC without delay of any changes in my capability to fulfill the requirements of this 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 understand and agree that my examination results may be shared with the course instructor, training coordinator or training entity.
By affixing my signature to this application, I agree to abide by the rules and regulations of certification holders as set forth by the NITC Certification Committee.
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