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Detailed Information for : Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspector
Description:
Initial credential for persons who inspect boilers or pressure vessels for the purpose of determining compliance with COMM 41.  
License Type:
Original  
Duration:
Up to 4 years. Expires on December 31 during the fourth year after issuance.  
Fees:
$120.00 Credential (prorated for partial cycle).  
Prerequisites:

The applicant shall provide proof of

1) passing the competency exam by the national board of boiler and pressure vessel inspectors and

2) either

(a) a degree in engineering from an accredited college or university and at least 1,000 hours of experience in the design, construction, operation, or inspection of boilers or pressure vessels; or

(b) an associate degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university and at least 1,000 hours per year for at least 2 years of experience in the design, construction, operation, or inspection of boilers or pressure vessels, or

(c) at least 1,000 hours for at least 3 years of experience in the design, construction, operation, or inspection of boilers or pressure vessels.

 
Required Documentation:

Applicant required to submit a signed and completed application form, a copy of one of the following documents:

1.  A letter stating that you have passed the competency examination;

2.  A copy of the Certificate of Competency; or

3.  A copy of a National Board commission.

If competency exam or certificate of competency was done in another state, attach a copy of the official transcripts from school where you hold an engineering degree or mechanical technology associate degree.

 
Additional Information:
Instructions:

Submit signed application, other required documents, and fees to the State of Wisconsin, Department of Commerce-Credentialing, PO Box 78780, Milwwaukee, WI 53293-0780.  Other correspondence goes to Safety and Buildings Division, PO Box 7082, Madison, WI 53707-7082.

 
Application Form(s):

Call (608) 261-8467 or contact us at madisoncred@commerce.state.wi.us to have us send an application or it can be printed off our website.  Boiler-Pressure Vessel Inspector Certification.

 
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Contact Information
Contact:
Credentialing Unit
Home Page:
E-mail :
Hours of Operation:
7:45 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday  
Phone:
(608)261-8467  
Fax:
(608)267-0592  
TTY/TDD:
 
Mail Address:
PO Box 7082, Madison, WI 53707-7082  
Street Address:
201 West Washington Avenue, Madison, WI 53703  
Agency Web Site:
 
 
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For additional assistance with business-related license, permit and registration information, visit the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at http://www.wisconsinsbdc.org or phone them at 608-263-7680.


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