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Santa Fe, NM 87505
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PSI Exams of New Mexico
2820 Broadbent Parkway, Suites E & F
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: (877) 663-9267
|Subject Areas||# of|
|Drainage Waste & Vents||25|
|Water Supply Systems||8|
|Storm Drainage Systems||4|
|Plumbing Fixtures, Including Water Heaters||10|
|General Knowledge & General Regulations||12|
|Interceptors & Traps||9|
|Septic & Sewer||6|
|Fuel Dispensing Stations||4|
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (minutes):
In addition to the trade-specific examination, you must pass the New Mexico Business & Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" course at PSI's Electronic Services Portal.
Books Allowed in the Exam
Uniform Mechanical Code, 2015, IAPMO
New Mexico Plumbing Code (NMAC 14.8.2), NMRLD
Uniform Plumbing Code, 2015, IAPMO
IPT's Pipe Trades Handbook, 2006 (2016 version is a PSI typo), Robert Lee, IPT Publishing
New Mexico Mechanical Code (NMAC 14.9.2), NMRLD
New Mexico Liquid Waste Disposal Regulations (NMAC 20.7.3), NMRLD
NFPA 30A: Code for Motor Fuel Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages, 2012, NFPA
Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th Edition, Lee Smith
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI, 2013
Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled “29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013” (highlighted in green above).
This file contains approx. 800 sample questions.
REMINDER: PSI uses this book for many exams they offer. Not all sections of this code will apply to your exam.
We also include a table showing the relationship between our questions and OSHA code sections. Corrections to the original PSI publication are noted.