Construction Trade Exam Research Area

(C-7) Elevation and Conveyance Contractor

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Nevada State Contractor's Board
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Henderson, NV  89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100
NV State Contractors Board

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PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas # of Questions
Wire Rope 2
Clearance and Space Limits 8
Electrical 2
Testing 4
Engineering and Inspection 4
Safety Devices 9
Controls 2
Operating Limitations 2
Drive Mechanisms 4
Fire Service 3
Maintenance and Repairs 6
Escalators and Dumbwaiters 2
Emergency Power 2

Total number of test questions: 50
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. ASME A17.1 - Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2010, ASME. Buy from Publisher
2. ASME A18.1 - Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts, 2014, ASME. Buy from Publisher
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. ANSI/ASSE A 10.4-2016 - Safety Requirements for Personnel Hoists, 2007 (Revised 2016), ANSI. Buy from Publisher
2. ANSI A117.1 - Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, 2009, ANSI. Buy at Amazon
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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