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The Category E Management Course Has Gone Online Dates are Scheduled for September


The LPG Category E Management Course is an 80-hour course offered every 6 months

by the Railroad Commission. This course is intended for new Category E Management level certification applicants.


The course is broken into two, weeklong sessions and will be an interactive Zoom based online class with exams conducted in-person on the last day in Austin. The first week of this online course will be given September 14-17, 2020.  The next week September 21- 25, 2020. There will be no interim week. The course will be back to back weeks.

This 80-hour fast-paced online course covers all the material in courses 2.1, 2.3, 3.2, 3.3, 3.8 and 3.11 the Railroad Commission LP-Gas Safety Rules; National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 54, National Fuel Gas Code and NFPA 58, LP-Gas Code. All new Category E certification applicants must complete this course.  There will be IN-PERSON exams administered on September 25, 2020 in Austin. Only course attendees may take the exam.

In previous years, course had been limited to 20 due to classroom size. Although, capacity has more than doubled to now accommodate 40-45 students online, space is expected to fill, so if you plan to attend, sign up sooner than later.

Questions? Contact Training Coordinator, Maurie Hebert at 512-463-6933 or email training-exams@rrc.texas.gov.

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