Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Georgia
Residential - Basic Contractor

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Georgia Secretary of State
Licensing Division

237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA  31217
Phone: (478) 207-2440
Georgia Licensing Division

Exam Administrator

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

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Questions
Sitework, Footings and Foundations 8
Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement 8
Masonry 5
Carpentry 16
Roofing 8
General Code and Construction Knowledge 18
Associated Trades 10
OSHA Safety 7

Total number of test questions: 80
Time allowed (minutes): 200
The state of Georgia also requires that you take and pass a separate Business and Law exam for this license

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. International Residential Code, 2006, ICC. Doc Link
2. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
3. Carpentry & Building Construction, 2010, John Feirer, Gilbert Hutchings and Mark Feirer. Buy at Amazon
4. Guide to Good Practice for Handing, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Truses, 2013, Wood Truss Council of America. Doc Link
5. The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 3rd Edition, 2005, American Society of Concrete Contractors. Buy at Amazon
6. Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, 2015, Clois E. Kicklighter. Buy at Amazon
7. Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts. Buy at Amazon
8. International Energy Conservation Code, 2009, ICC. Doc Link
9. Georgia State Amendments to the State Minimum Standard Codes, Georgia Department of Community Affairs. Doc Link
You must supply your own books that conform to the PSI rules listed in the candidate bulletin
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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