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Metro examination site

Exams administered by DLI occur weekly in St. Paul. Exclusions may be made for weeks with a state holiday. Exams in St. Paul begin at 8:30 a.m. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to allow time to park and get registered. Directions and parking details are available here.

Weather closures at the St. Paul testing location: If State of Minnesota offices are open, testing will go on as scheduled. However, exam-takers are allowed one, fee-free rescheduling of an exam. Reschedule an exam here.

St. Paul - Directions to St. Paul examination site and parking details. Exams begin at 8:30 a.m. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early.

  • Boat master exams - Tuesday
  • Boiler exams - Tuesday
  • Building official exams - Tuesday
  • Electrical exams - Wednesday
  • Elevator exams - Wednesday
  • High-pressure-piping exams - Wednesday
  • Plumbing exams - Wednesday
  • Residential exams - Thursdays
  • Water conditioning exams - Wednesday


Outstate examination sites

Exams for all license types are offered at each site at outstate locations on each testing day.

Detroit Lakes - Minnesota State Community and Technical College - 900 Hwy. 34 E., Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

  • Nov. 5, 2014
  • Jan. 14, 2015
  • March 11, 2015
  • May 13, 2015
  • July 7, 2015
  • Sept. 16, 2015
  • Nov. 4, 2015


Duluth - The Inn on Lake Superior - 350 Canal Park Dr., Duluth, MN 55802

  • Oct. 8, 2014
  • Nov. 19, 2014
  • Dec. 16, 2014
  • Jan. 21, 2015
  • Feb. 18, 2015
  • March 18, 2015
  • April 15, 2015
  • May 20, 2015
  • June 16, 2015
  • July 22, 2015
  • Aug. 19, 2015
  • Sept. 9, 2015
  • Oct. 14, 2015
  • Nov. 18, 2015
  • Dec. 15, 2015

 



Granite Falls - Minnesota West Community and Technical College - 1593 11th Ave., Granite Falls, MN 56241

  • Oct. 15, 2014
  • Dec. 3, 2014
  • Feb. 4, 2015
  • April 8, 2015
  • June 10, 2015
  • Aug. 5, 2015
  • Oct. 7, 2015
  • Dec. 2, 2015

 

Owatonna - Holiday Inn & Suites - 2365 43rd St. N.W., Owatonna, MN 55060

  • Jan. 6, 2015
  • Feb. 12, 2015
  • March 5, 2015
  • April 2, 2015
  • May 7, 2015
  • June 4, 2015
  • July 16, 2015
  • Aug. 13, 2015
  • Sept. 3, 2015
  • Oct. 2, 2015
  • Nov. 13, 2015
  • Dec. 8, 2015


St. Cloud - Best Western Plus/Kelly Inn - 100 Fourth Ave. S., St. Cloud, MN 56301

  • Jan. 13, 2015
  • Feb. 24, 2015
  • March 10, 2015
  • April 22, 2015
  • May 12, 2015
  • June 23, 2015
  • July 6, 2015
  • Aug. 25, 2015
  • Sept. 15, 2015
  • Oct. 21, 2015
  • Nov. 3, 2015
  • Dec. 11, 2015


Shakopee - America's Best Value Inn and Suites - 1244 Canterbury Rd., Shakopee, MN 55379

  • Oct. 3, 2014
  • Oct. 29, 2014
  • Nov. 14, 2014
  • Nov. 25, 2014
  • Dec. 9, 2014
  • Dec. 19, 2014
  • Jan. 7, 2015
  • Jan. 28, 2015
  • Feb. 11, 2015
  • Feb. 27, 2015
  • March 4, 2015
  • March 25, 2015
  • April 1, 2015
  • April 29, 2015
  • May 6, 2015
  • May 27, 2015
  • June 3, 2015
  • June 26, 2015
  • July 15, 2015
  • July 29, 2015
  • Aug. 12, 2015
  • Aug. 28, 2015
  • Sept. 2, 2015
  • Sept. 23, 2015
  • Oct. 1, 2015
  • Oct. 28, 2015
  • Nov. 12, 2015
  • Nov. 24, 2015
  • Dec. 7, 2015
  • Dec. 18, 2015

 



Questions?

Send your questions regarding license eligibility and examinations to dli.exam@state.mn.us. Please identify the license exam you are inquiring about and include your contact information, application number if known, and other pertinent information in the email message.

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