Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Roofing Contracting

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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Estimating and Plan Reading 5
Surface Preparation and Planning 5
Steep and Low Slope Roofing including BUR and Waterproofing 18
Roofing Components 10
Safety 5
Repairs and Reroofing 7

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. Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code, 2012, VADHCD Web Page Link
3. International Building Code, 2012, ICC Buy at Amazon
4. International Residential Code, 2012, ICC Buy at Amazon
5. Roofing Construction and Estimating, 1995, Daniel Atcheson Buy at Amazon
6. NRCA Roofing Manual: Steep Slope Roof Systems, 2013, NRCA Buy from Publisher
7. NCRA Roofing Manual: Membrane Roofing Systems, 2015, NRCA Buy at Amazon
Note to Exam Candidates
Sample questions we provide will exclude reference #2. Questions for reference #8 will be from a 2011 version of the manual

Go to OSHA Resources

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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