Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Virginia
Commercial Improvement Contracting

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Commonwealth of Virginia
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board of Contractors

9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA  23233
(804) 367-8511
Licensing Board Page

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
Windows and Doors 4
Rough Carpentry and Metal Framing 9
General Code Requirements 5
Roofing and Exterior Siding 7
Drywall 5
Concrete 7
Masonry 8
Safety 5

Total number of test questions: 50
Time allowed (minutes): 120

 

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from Publisher
2. VA Occupational Safety and Health Program (VOSH) - (Chapters 16 VAC 25-60-10, 16 VAC 25-140-10, 16 VAC 25-150-10, 16 VAC 25-160-10, and 16 VAC 25-170-10, excerpts included) Doc Link
3. Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code, DHCDOTC Doc Link
4. International Building Code, 2012, ICC. Buy at Amazon
5. International Residential Code, 2012, ICC. Buy at Amazon
6. Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 Edition, John Feirer, Gilbert Hutchings and Mark Feirer. Buy from Publisher
7. Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, 2011, Steven H. Kosmatka, Beatrix Kerkhoff, William C. Panarese. Buy at Amazon
8. Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, 2015, Clois E. Kicklighter. Buy at Amazon
9. Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG. Buy at Amazon
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These references will not be available at the examination center.  Please see the PSI candidate bulletin regarding restrictions on personal copies.

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