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ICC National Standard
(W11) General Building Contractor (A)

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Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Questions
Administration 8
Building Planning 6
Plan Reading 12
Life Safety 12
Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures 13
Soils and Foundations 11
Concrete 4
Masonry 9
Steel 4
Wood 13
Gypsum Board and Plaster 2
Special Construction 2
Energy Efficiency 2

Total number of test questions: 90
Time allowed (hours): 4.0

 

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. International Building Code, 2012, ICC Buy at Amazon
2. Concrete Manual, 2009 or 2012, ICC Buy at Amazon

Additional Recommended Books

1. Reading Architectural Plans for Residential and Commercial Construction, 2001, Ernest R. Weidhaas Buy at Amazon
2. Concrete Manual Workbook, 2015, ICC PDF File Link

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