After a more than two decade absence, the Elevator Safety law and rules were enacted in 2006 to regulate all aspects of the elevator industry. The Department of Labor, in order to protect public health and safety, has jurisdiction to ensure that elevators, escalators, moving sidewalks and similar devices are installed, maintained, and regularly inspected in compliance with recognized safety standards and codes. All elevator contractors, elevator mechanics and elevator inspectors are required to be licensed by the state.
Notice for Elevator Mechanics Examination:
- Exams are provided the third Thursday of each month:
- $100 examination fee must be paid prior to examination
- Exams are open book
- Exams are provided at the Oklahoma Department of Labor, 3017 N. Stiles, Suite 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
- Please call 405-521-6597 and notify the Elevator Program in advance if you plan to attend so space for applicants can be prepared.