Construction Trade Exam Research Area

North Carolina
(S) Concrete Construction

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for General Contractors

PO Box 17187
Raleigh, NC  27619
Phone: (919) 571-4183
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Safety 5
Concrete Earthwork 3
Concrete 11
Concrete Reinforcement 9
Concrete Formwork 10
Concrete Cutting 3
Pre-cast Pre-stressed Concrete 4
Laws and Regulations 2
Liens 1
General Building Code Requirements 2

Total number of test questions: 50
Time allowed (minutes): 120

 

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. North Carolina OSHA for the Construction Industry (latest amendments available from North Carolina Department of Labor - Order Code 600). Buy from Publisher
2. North Carolina State Building Code: Building Code, 2012, ICC Buy at Amazon
3. ACI 318-14: Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary, 2014, ACI Buy at Amazon
4. North Carolina State Building Code: Administrative Code and Policies, 2012, ICC Buy at Amazon

 

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1. Formwork for Concrete, 7th Edition, 2005, M.K. Hurd, American Concrete Institute Buy at Amazon
2. Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, 2011, Steven H. Kosmatka, Beatrix Kerkhoff, William C. Panarese. Buy at Amazon
3. Sawcutting Joints in Concrete, January 1995, Bruce A. Suprenant, Concrete Construction Magazine Web Page Link
4. Saw Cutting Concrete Flatwork, 1994, Rosalie Johnston, Concrete Construction Magazine. PDF File Link
5. Taking the Tedium Out of Cutting, January 1981, Concrete Construction Magazine Web Page Link
6. Tips on Cutting Concrete, July 1987, Concrete Construction Magazine Web Page Link
7. Erectors' Manual: Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Precast Concrete Products, 2nd Edition, 1999, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Buy at Amazon
8. NASCLA Contractor's Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, North Carolina, 7th Edition, NASCLA Buy at Amazon
9. North Carolina Laws and Regulations Applicable to General Contracting, North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors Web Page Link
10. Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 9th Edition, 2011, CRSI Buy at Amazon

Available
Study Materials

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and Practice Exams (3)

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This package contains sample questions form the books shown in the "Permitted/Allowed" and "Not Allowed/Permitted" list(s) above.

Questions may also include extra bonus files for specific subjects such as concrete, fire codes, excavation, electrical guides such as Ugly's Electrical Guide and statute questions.

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