Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Nevada
(C-15) Roofing and Siding Contractor

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Nevada State Contractor's Board
2310 Corporate Circle, Suite 200
Henderson, NV  89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100
NV State Contractors Board

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
Safety 5
Roofing Substrate 8
Steep Roofing 16
Roofing Repairs 4
Elastomeric Roofing 7
Built-up Bituminous Roofing 7
Sheet Metal and Flashing 3
Siding 8
Photovoltaic Systems 2

Total number of test questions: 60
Time allowed (hours): 2.0

This exam may also include questions on the following subjects:

  • Reading and interpreting construction codes and regulations
  • Nevada Health department regulations
  • Appropriate building codes
  • Trade materials, tools, equipment and methods
  • Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Rules
The Nevada licensing process requires that you pass a Contractor Management Survey Exam
unless you are already a licensed contractor who is adding a classification to his/her license.

Business and Law Offering

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. International Building Code, 2012, ICC. Buy at Amazon
These references will not be available in the examination center.  Please see the PSI candidate bulletin regarding restrictions on personal copies.

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1. NRCA Roofing Manual: Steep Slope Roof Systems, 2013, NRCA. Buy at Amazon
2. NCRA Roofing Manual: Metal Panel and SPF Roofing Systems, 2012, NRCA. Buy at Amazon
3. NCRA Roofing Manual: Membrane Roofing Systems, 2015, NRCA. Buy at Amazon
4. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
5. ASTM D4756 - Standard Practice for Installation of Rigid Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) Siding and Soffit, 2006, ASTM. Buy from Publisher
6. Roofing Construction and Estimating, 1995, Daniel Atcheson. Buy at Amazon
7. Carpentry & Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer, and Mark Feirer. Buy at Amazon
8. Guidelines for Roof-Mounted Photovoltaic System Installations, 2009, NRCA. (2009 out of print. 2015 is current edition) Buy at Amazon

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 Nov-2017