Comprehensive course covering the Michigan Mechanical Code and all other referenced items required to test for the Michigan Mechanical Contractor's License Exam.
This course will prepare you and give you the confidence you need to pass the exam.
Provide qualified instructors and materials to prepare you for the Michigan Mechanical Exam based on the State of Michigan requirements in a one day intense 8 hour schedule. Offer a minimum of one class prior to each exam in Grand Rapids, Michigan or we can come to your provided classroom. Cost is $175 per person.
Each student will receive a complete hand out with sample test questions. Students will work on sample tests using code books and instruction provided on how to find the answers within the code books. The students will be given the correct answers to verify a complete understanding of the testing process. Students are required to provide their own copies of all code books.
Note: The sample tests are questions created by the instructors and are not from the State of Michigan Mechanical Exam.
Looking for specific topics?
Only want to cover gas piping, venting, or combustion air? Looking for a class for your employees to better understand the codes? We can do that. Classes can be requested and scheduled for certain area's of the Michigan Mechanical Code or International Fuel Gas Codes. Contact us for specialty classes and pricing.
State of Michigan Application Exam Experience Record
This section of the permit application needs to be thorough. If there is not enough room under each category attach a typed out description of the work you have done and reference this sheet within that space, the attachments will need to be notarized.
Write in space "See attached".
"Installed forced air furnaces ranging from 45,000-120,000 btu input into both new and existing homes. Installed new black gas pipe and CSST systems sized in accordance with the 2009 International Fuel Gas Code into both new homes and commercial buildings" etc.
Be as complete as you possibly can and be sure to have it notarized.
YOU MUST be very detailed in your work experience or your application will be rejected by the State of Michigan.
Note: If you are a U.S. Veteran with an honorable discharge you are exempt from the state exam fee and licensing fee. You must provide a copy of your DD-214 or DD-215 with you exam application.
To schedule a class or if you have any questions please call;
231-631-3688 after 4 pm
or send an e-mail to
Next State of Michigan Exam is Tuesday December 10, 2013 in Lansing. You must have your application in to the state of Michigan by November 8, 2013. The 2012 code became effective September 27, 2013. The December exam will be on the 2012 Codes. Go to the Michigan Mechanical Divsion home page to order the 2012 code books at state pricing.
There will be two classes prior to the December exam.
One will be done through Johnstone Supply at their Grand Rapids Branch on Friday November 22, 2013. Contact Karen Poland at 800-442-0271 ext 1105 to reserve a seat and she will provide all the information for this class. The cost for this class is $199 and includes lunch.
The second class will be on Saturday December 7, 2013 in Grand Rapids Michigan beginning at 8 a.m. to 4 pm., 3 days before the exam. This will allow only two days to study for the exam but many students prefer this as the class will prepare you well enough with code book use and Law information.
Location is at:
Comfort Inn Airport located at 4155 28th St. S.E., 49512 616-957-2080
The class will be held in the conference room and is limited to 20 people. There is a special rate of $59.95 plus tax for rooms for Friday night December 6th for 4 rooms only. When calling to make a reservation reference the "Mechanical Code Class" to receive this rate. The price of the class does not include the hotel room, this is your responsibility.
To register send a $50 deposit by Friday November 29, 2013 along with your name and phone number payable to :
436 E. Main Street
Fremont , MI 49412
The $125 balance will be collected the day of the exam prior to class beginning.
This is an intense 8 hour course designed to prepare you for the mechanical exam in law, HVAC equipment, Limited Heating Service, and Limited Cooling Service.
You must have all of your books the day of the class.
Out of town classes must be scheduled with the instructor and are based on a minimum number of students and distance to the location requested.
For the complete testing schedule, Mechanical Examination, Licensing Information, and Applications vist the State of Michigan website at:
Students are required to bring the following to a class:
For direct links to order books see our Services page
Note: Code commentaries are not allowed in exam site
Handouts will be provided for the following: