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Arkansas HVC Class A Unlimited

HVAC Trade License: There are 5 separate classifications that cover HVAC/R work.

Class A entitles the licensee to perform HVACR work without limitation to BTUH or HP capacities.

Class B entitles the licensee to perform HVACR work on A/C systems that do not exceed a 15-ton cooling capacity or one million BTUH heating input per unit and refrigeration systems of 15 HP or less.

Class C – Entitles the licensee, to service and repair heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration equipment. To service, repair or replace components of HVACR equipment and to perform HVACR work on air conditioning systems of not more than 15 tons cooling capacity per unit or 1 million BTUH heating input per unit and refrigeration systems of 15 horse power or less per unit.

A Class C license holder shall not install any original HVACR equipment or replace any existing HVACR equipment.

Class D – Entitles the licensee to perform “Sheet metal” work as it relates to ductwork for HVACR system. There is no limitation of horse power of the system to which the duct connects. The license holder in this category is prohibited from the sale, installation and service of HVACR equipment and systems.

Class E – Entitles the licensee to perform “Refrigeration” work as defined in Ark. Code 17-33-101 without limitation of horsepower. The license holder in this category is prohibited from the sale, installation and service of heating and air conditioning equipment used for the treatment of air for human comfort requirements.

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Required Books 

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Arkansas HVAC/R Law

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Additional Services

  • Applicants must receive Pre-Approval to test by submitting a completed application to the State HVACR Licensing Board.
  • The Business Law exam is required if you are doing projects above $20,000. This additional exam makes you eligible for an HVAC Contractor's license. For jobs less than $20,000 applicants only need to pass the trade exam.
  • Applicants must have two years experience for either classification.

HVAC Trade License: There are 5 separate classifications that cover HVAC/R work.

Class A entitles the licensee to perform HVACR work without limitation to BTUH or HP capacities.

Class B entitles the licensee to perform HVACR work on A/C systems that do not exceed a 15-ton cooling capacity or one million BTUH heating input per unit and refrigeration systems of 15 HP or less.

Class C - Entitles the licensee, to service and repair heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration equipment. To service, repair or replace components of HVACR equipment and to perform HVACR work on air conditioning systems of not more than 15 tons cooling capacity per unit or 1 million BTUH heating input per unit and refrigeration systems of 15 horse power or less per unit.

A Class C license holder shall not install any original HVACR equipment or replace any existing HVACR equipment.

Class D – Entitles the licensee to perform “Sheet metal” work as it relates to ductwork for HVACR system. There is no limitation of horse power of the system to which the duct connects. The license holder in this category is prohibited from the sale, installation and service of HVACR equipment and systems.

Class E – Entitles the licensee to perform “Refrigeration” work as defined in Ark. Code 17-33-101 without limitation of horsepower. The license holder in this category is prohibited from the sale, installation and service of heating and air conditioning equipment used for the treatment of air for human comfort requirements.

To apply for a HVAC license, contact:

HVACR Licensing Board
4815 West Markham, Slot #24
Little Rock, AR  72205
(501)682-4549
www.healthyarkansas.com/phc
www.arkansas.gov/labor

Important Contacts

To apply for a Plumbing license, contact:

State Health Department Plumbing and Natural Gas Section
Division of Protective Health Codes
4815 West Markham, Slot #24
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501)661-2642
To apply for an Electrical license, contact:

Board of Electrical Examiners
10421 West Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501)682-4548
www.arkansas.gov/labor

To apply for a HVAC license, contact:

HVACR Licensing Board
4815 West Markham, Slot #24
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501)682-4549
www.healthyarkansas.com/phc
To register for an Electrical OR HVACR exam:
Prov, Inc.
200 Association Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
866-720-7768
Fax: 877-228-3926
To apply for a General Contractors license, contact:

Contractors Licensing Board
4100 Richards Road
North Little Rock, AR 72117
(501)372-4661

Testing with ICC at
www.iccsafe.org

There is currently no reciprocity in place at this time. Reciprocity is considered on an individual basis.

There is not any continuing education required for the Arkansas HVAC license at this time.

  • The exam is administered by PROV.
  • The Class A exam is an open-book test, 80 questions and 4-hour time limit.
  • The Class B exam is open-book with 50 questions and a 3-hour time limit. A 70% is required to pass the exam.

    EXAM TOPICS: HVACR Principles, Terminology, Administration and Safety, HVAC Installation Requirements, Venting Duct and Combustion Air, Gas Piping, HVAC Electrical, Boilers Duct and Electrical and Plan Analysis.

American Contractors currently does not offer a preparation course for the Arkansas HVAC Contractor License examination. Please contact us with questions. 800-992-1910.