Construction Trade Exam Research Area

(C-7) Elevation and Conveyance Contractor

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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


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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