2019 Edition of ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI Series 16000 Available

ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI Series 16000-2019, Professional Qualifications Standard for Inspectors and Plans Examiners, has been designated as an American National Standard by the American National Standards Institute and is now available for purchase.

ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI Series 16000-2019 provides minimum performance criteria, identified by industry consensus, for plumbing inspectors, mechanical system inspectors, plumbing plans examiners and mechanical plans examiners. This standards series for inspectors and plans examiners of both residential and commercial applications documents the experience, education, training and general knowledge requirements for the inspectors and examiners who play critical roles in protecting the health and safety of the general public and the industry itself.

The 2019 edition of the Series 16000 combines previous editions of ASSE 16000, Professional Qualifications Standard for the Plumbing Inspector, and ASSE 17000, Professional Qualifications Standard for the Mechanical Inspector, as well as adds professional qualifications for plumbing and mechanical plans examiners. The result is a comprehensive document for inspectors and plans examiners of both plumbing and mechanical systems.

To purchase ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI Series 16000-2019, visit the ASSE International Webstore at www.assewebstore.com. For questions regarding the 2019 edition of ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI Series 16000, contact Marianne Waickman, ASSE International professional qualifications director, at marianne.waickman@asse-plumbing.org or 708-995-3015.