The commissioner shall issue a limited gas qualification to a person who on or after January 1, 2019 submits satisfactory proof establishing that such person:
- Has at least six months of full-time experience performing plumbing work under the direct and continuing supervision of a licensed master plumber; and
Satisfies one or more of the following:
- Such person has successfully completed a training program that (i) relates to gas work, (ii) is at least 16 hours and (iii) is approved by the commissioner;
- Such person is an apprentice in plumbing registered in an apprenticeship program approved by the New York state department of labor; or
- Such person satisfies such other requirement for demonstrating competence with gas work as the commissioner may establish by rule.