Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Florida
Mechanical Contractor

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State of Florida
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2601 Blair Stone Rd
Tallahassee, FL  32399-0791
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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-Installation and Design Engineering 10
Ductwork and HVAC Materials 10
Installation of Refrigeration and HVAC Systems 12.5
Installation of Mechanical Systems 15
Installation of Refrigeration and HVAC Equipment and Components 10
Installation of Mechanical Equipment and Components 15
Maintenance Analysis of Refrigeration and HVAC 10
Maintenance Service of Refrigeration and HVAC 5
Safety and Equipment 10
Excavating 2.5

Total Number of Test Questions: 130
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. Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Troubleshooting Handbook, 2nd Edition, 2002, Billy Langley. Buy at Amazon
2. Code of Federal Regulations, (OSHA) 29 CFR Part 1926, 2015, Revised July 1, 2015), GPO. OSHA Downloads
3. Contractor's Manual, 2013 (Includes 2012 Circular E), Association of Builders and Contractors Institute. Buy from Publisher
4. Pipefitter’s Handbook, 3rd Edition, 1967, Forrest R. Lindsey. Buy at Amazon
5. NFPA 90A: Standard for the Installation of Air-Conditioning and Ventilation Systems, 2015, NFPA. NFPA Link
6. NFPA 90B: Standard for the Installation of Warm Air Heating and Air-Conditioning Systems, 2015, NFPA. NFPA Link
7. NFPA 96: Standard for Ventilation Control and Fire Protection of Commercial Cooking Operations, 2008, NFPA. NFPA Link
8. NFPA 99: Standard for Health Care Facilities, 2012, NFPA. NFPA Link
9. Fibrous Glass Duct Construction Standards, 7th Edition, 2003, SMACNA. Buy at Amazon
10. HVAC Duct Construction Standards - Metal and Flexible, 3rd Edition, 2005, SMACNA. Buy at Amazon
11. Energy Systems Analysis and Management, 2nd Edition, 2014, SMACNA. Buy at Amazon
12. Trane Air Conditioning Manual, 6th Edition (70th, 71st, 72nd, 73rd printing with errata through 6/03 or 74th printing), The Trane Company. Buy at Amazon
13. Trade Ductulator, 1976 or later, The Trane Company. Buy at Amazon
14. Trane Reciprocating Refrigeration Manual, 67th Printing, (Revised 69th Printing), The Trane Company. Buy at Amazon
15. Energy Efficient Building Construction in Florida, 2015, Florida Energy Extension Service, University of Florida/IFAS Publications. Buy from Publisher
16. Florida Building Code - Mechanical, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
17. Florida Building Code - Plumbing, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
18. Florida Building Code - Energy Conservation, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
19. Florida Building Code - Fuel Gas, 2014, ICC. Doc Link
All candidates are advised to bring an Architect's Scale
(including 1/4" and 1/8") for Trade Knowledge.
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