Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Business and Law

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King Kalakaua Building
335 Merchant St, Room 301
Honolulu, HI  96813
Phone: (808) 586-3000
Contractor Licensing Site

Exam Administrator

Prometric of Hawaii ™
354 Uluniu Street, Suite 308
Kailua, HI  96734
Phone: (808) 261-8182
Candidate Web Link

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Business Organization3
Estimating and Bidding12
Contract Management18
Project Management9
Public Works Laws5
Risk Management10
Labor Laws7
Financial Management9
Tax Laws6
Lien Laws4

Total number of test questions: 80
Time allowed (hours): 3.0


Books NOT Permitted in the Exam
(used to write questions)

1. Hawaii Contractor's Reference Manual, 9th Edition, 2011, Prometric Buy at Amazon
2. Employer's Tax Guide, Circular E, current version, IRS PDF File Link

Study Materials

Practice Exam
Covers content for specific state (or Basic) NASCLA version listed in exam bulletin (and above).  May include additional questions from state statutes.
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