Construction Trade Exam Research Area

South Carolina
Commercial Structural Framing Contractor

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South Carolina Contractor's Licensing Board
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110 Centerview Dr.
Columbia, SC  29210
Phone: (803) 896-4300
Licensing Board Web Site

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PSI Licensure : Certification
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Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
Candidate Information Web Page

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Safety 4
Welding 12
Structural Steel - Bolting 4
Metal - Joists 13
Rigging 8
Structural Steel 9

Total number of test questions: 50
Time allowed (hours): 2.0
The state of South Carolina also requires that you take and pass a written Business Management exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. South Carolina International Building Code - OR - International Building Code, 2015, ICC Buy at Amazon
2. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments) Buy from Publisher
3. Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, Technical Digest No. 9, 3rd Edition, 2008, Steel Joist Institute Buy at Amazon
4. Code of Standard Practices for Steel Buildings and Bridges, 2005 (Revises 2000), American Institute of Steel Construction PDF File Link
5. Modern Welding, 11th Edition, A.D. Althouse, C.H. Turnquist, W.A. Bowditch, K.E. Bowditch Buy at Amazon
6. Manual of Steel Construction, 9th Edition, AISC Buy at Amazon
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