Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Lathing, Plastering and Stucco

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Mississippi Contractor Licensing Board
PO Box 320279
2679 Crane Ridge Drive, Suite C
Jackson, MS  39216
Phone:  (601) 354-6161
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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Safety 5
Surface Preparation and Setup 10
Drywall 5
Stucco 5
Application and Installation 8
Base and Finish Coat 7
Plaster and Lathe 5

Total Number of Test Questions: 45
Time Allowed (Hours): 2.0
The state of Mississippi also requires that you take and pass a written Law and Business Management exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. Plastering Skills, 1984, F. Van Den Branden, T. L. Hartsell. Buy at Amazon
2. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from PSI
3. Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG. Buy at Amazon
4. Portland Cement Plaster (Stucco) Manual, 2003, Portland Cement Association. Buy at Amazon


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