Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Doors, Windows, and Glass
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Licensing Board for General Contractors
2525 Fairlane Drive (Executive Park)
Montgomery, AL  36116
Phone: (334) 272-5030
Alabama Licensing Board

Exam Administrator

PSI Licensure : Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
Candidate Information Web Page

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
General Glazing 10
Glass Systems 10
Metal Framing 4
Plastics / Acrylics 3
Sealant Installations 3
Safety 4
Code Requirements 6
Doors and Frames 10
Hardware 6
Special Doors 2
Overhead Garage Doors 2

Total number of test questions: 60
Time allowed (minutes): 150
The state of Alabama also requires that you take and pass a written Business Management exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO- OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
2. International Building Code, 2006, ICC Buy at Amazon
3. International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2006, ICC Buy at Amazon
4. Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016, Student Edition, John Feirer, Gilbert Hutchings and Mark Feirer. Buy at Amazon
5. Glass Installer Reference Manual, 2002 (Revised 2005), National Glass Association. Web Page Link
6. Guide to Glass and Glazing Requirements for the Model Building Codes, 5th Edition, 2015 or earlier, National Glass Association Buy from publisher
You must bring your own reference books to the exam  which adhere to the restrictions stated in the PSI candidate bulletin.
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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