Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Arizona Licensing
B-3 (CR-61) Carpentry, Remodeling and Repairs
(Dual License)

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Arizona Registrar of Contractors
1700 W Washington St, Suite 105
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: (602) 542-1525
Licensing Link

Exam Administrator

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3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
Examination Link

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Plan Reading and Estimating 6
Sitework 6
Building Code - Egress 5
Concrete 6
Masonry 6
Painting and Wall Coverings 4
Drywall and Metal Framing 7
Rough Carpentry and Framing 7
Siding 3
Finish Carpentry 5
Roofing 5
Insulation 5
Safety 5

Total number of test questions: 70
Time allowed (minutes): 180
The state of Arizona also requires that you take and pass a written Business Management exam for this trade

Go to Business and Law Offering

Books Permitted 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 Residential Code, 2009, ICC. Doc Link
3. International Building Code, 2009, ICC. Doc Link

Books NOT Permitted in the Exam

1. Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 1987, Dave Roberts. Buy at Amazon
2. Carpentry & Building Construction, 2010, John Feirer, Gilbert Hutchings and Mark Feirer. Buy at Amazon
3. The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 3rd Edition, 2005, American Society of Concrete Contractors. Buy at Amazon
4. Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, 2015, Clois E. Kicklighter. Buy at Amazon
5. Roofing Construction and Estimating, 1995, Daniel Atcheson. Buy at Amazon
6. Walker's Insulation Techniques and Estimating Handbook, 1983, Harry Hardenbrook and Gary D. Cook. Buy at Amazon
7. Painting & Decorating Craftman's Manual, 8th Edition, 1995, Painting and Decorating Contractors of America. Buy at Amazon
8. ASTM D4756-06 - Standard Practice for Installation of Rigid Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) Siding and Soffit, 2006, ASTM. Buy from Publisher
9. Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG. Buy at Amazon

Additional Recommended Books

1. Reading Architectural Plans for Residential and Commercial Construction, 2001, Ernest R. Weidhaas Buy at Amazon
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