COVID-19 Agency News

With the Governor’s disaster declaration and Executive Order related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and his direction to state agencies to provide flexible work and telework policies to employees, the RRC will maintain limited skeleton crews at the William B. Travis building (WBT) and district/regional offices, with other employees telecommuting. This is in effect Tuesday, March 17 until further notice.


The Railroad Commission of Texas Open Meeting scheduled for March 31, 2020 has been cancelled.

Important Note for In-person Filings
In an effort to ensure the safety of the public and Railroad Commission staff during the COVID-19 concerns, the RRC is not accepting in-person filings at this time. You may submit filings via U.S. Postal Service, FedEx or United Parcel Service.


Training Requirements, Classes and Exams


Training Requirements

The following links are useful for determining what training requirements are in place, checking due dates on continuing education requirements, determining when classes are available, registering for a class, determining AFT requirements and learning how to become an Outside Instructor.

Certification training and continuing education information:

The following links are useful for individuals using LPG or servicing the LPG industry.

Guidelines and Training documents for industry use:

Classes and Exams

Classes and examinations are held year-round in all regions of Texas. The Alternative Fuels Safety (AFS) department’s 8-hour classes are FREE for RRC certificate holders who have paid the annual renewal fee. The fee for an 8-hour class is $75 per person for new applicants' first-year training class and for uncertified individuals, including those whose certificates have expired.

To view the schedule of classes and exams, go to the Training and Exam Events page.

CLASSES: Pre-registration is required for all classes at least 7 calendar days prior to the scheduled class. Classes may be canceled up to 7 days prior to the scheduled class. All classes begin at 8 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. unless otherwise noted. REGISTER NOW 

EXAMINATIONS: Walk-in exams are offered every business day from 8 a.m. to Noon at 4044 Promontory Point in Austin. Pre-registration is required for all examinations given outside Austin. Please register at least 7 business days prior to the date you intend to take an examination. Examinations scheduled outside Austin may be canceled up to 7 business days before the scheduled examination. REGISTER NOW

STUDY GUIDES AND SUPPLEMENTS for the RRC's LPG, CNG and LNG qualifying examinations are available to view, download or print prior to your examination date.

LPG Examination Study Guides
CNG Examination Study Guides
LNG Examination Study Guides

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Last Updated: 2/6/2020 1:14:47 PM