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Personal license experience and education requirements

Master Elevator Constructor

  • Planning for the installation of wiring, apparatus and equipment for elevator related devices: 0 - 72 months.
  • Laying out for the installation of wiring, apparatus and equipment for elevator related devices: 0 - 72 months.
  • Supervising the installation of wiring, apparatus and equipment for elevator related devices: 0 - 72 months.
  • Elevator work on residential elevators, platform lifts, stairway chairlifts, dumbwaiters, material lifts, limited use or limited application elevator equipment, conveyors, and special purpose elevators: 0 - 72 months.
  • Installing apparatus, equipment, and wiring for elevators: 0 - 72 months.
  • One year of experience as journeyman elevator constructor: 12 months.
  • Or have at least six years of experience acceptable to the commissioner, in planning for, laying out, supervising and installing apparatus, equipment and wiring for elevators: 72 months.

Journeyman Elevator Constructor

  • Installing elevator work on residential elevators, platform lifts, stairway chairlifts, dumbwaiters, material lifts, limited use or limited application elevator equipment, conveyors, and special purpose elevators: 0 - 54 months.
  • Installing, maintaining, modernizing, testing, wiring and repairing elevator equipment: 0 - 54 months.

Limited Master Constructor

  • Installing elevators (elevator work on residential elevators, platform lifts, stairway chairlifts, dumbwaiters, material lifts, limited use or limited application elevator equipment, conveyors, and special purpose personnel elevators) installing apparatus, equipment, and wiring for elevators: 36 months.

Limited Journeyman Elevator Constructor

  • Installing elevator work on residential elevators, platform lifts, stairway chairlifts, dumbwaiters, material lifts, limited use or limited application elevator equipment, conveyors, and special purpose elevators: 24 months.
  • Installing apparatus, equipment, and wiring for elevators: 24 months.
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