Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Florida
Residential Contractors Contract Administration

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State of Florida
Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation
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Tallahassee, FL  32399-0791
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FL Education and Testing

Exam Administrator

State of Florida
Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation
Bureau of Education and Testing

2601 Blair Stone Rd
Tallahassee, FL  32399-0791
Phone: (850) 488-5952
FL Education and Testing

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Questions
Pre-Construction Activities 27
Project Contracts 40
Obtaining Licenses, Permits and Approvals 20
Construction Procedures and Operations 13

Total Number of Test Questions: 45
The state of Florida also requires that you take and pass a written Contractor's Business and Financial Management
exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. AIA - A201: General Conditions of the Contract for Construction, 2007, AIA. Doc Link
2. AIA - A401: Standard Form of Agreement between Contractor-Subcontractor, 2007, AIA. Doc Link
3. AIA - A701: Instructions to Bidders, 1997, AIA. Doc Link
4. Builder's Guide to Accounting, 2006, Michael C. Thomsett. Buy at Amazon
5. Building Estimator's Reference Book, 30th Edition, 2015, Frank A. Walker. Buy at Amazon
6. Code of Federal Regulations, (OSHA) 29 CFR Part 1926, 2015, Revised July 1, 2015), GPO. OSHA Downloads
7. Contractor's Manual, 2013 (Includes 2012 Circular E), Association of Builders and Contractors Institute. Buy from Publisher
8. Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, 2011, Steven H. Kosmatka, Beatrix Kerkhoff, PCA. Buy at Amazon
9. Placing Reinforcing Bars, 9th Edition, 2011, CRSI. Buy at Amazon
10. Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 9th Edition, 2014, Cameron K. Andres and Ronald C. Smith. Buy at Amazon
11. Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products (GA-216), 2013, Gypsum Association. Buy from NASCLA
12. Energy Efficient Building Construction in Florida, 2015, Florida Energy Extension Service, University of Florida/IFAS Publications. Buy from Publisher
13. Building Component Safety Information: Guide to Good Practice for Handling, Installing & Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses, 2013, Truss Plate Institute Inc. Doc Link
14. Florida Building Code - Building, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
15. Florida Accessibility Code, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
16. Florida Building Code - Residential, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
17. Florida Building Code - Existing Building, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
18. Florida Building Code - Energy Conservation, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
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