Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Virginia
Recreational Facility Contracting

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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board of Contractors

9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA  23233
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PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Planning and Design for Landscape Construction 6
Soils and Site Preparation 5
Layout and Excavation 5
General Concrete 5
Retaining Walls 5
Landscaping 7
Irrigation 8
Rough Carpentry 5
Safety 4

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), Revised as of 2013 - OR - (OSHA) Excerpts as of 2013 by PSI. 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), 2012. Doc Link
3.
Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code, DHCDOTC. Doc Link
4. International Building Code, 2012, ICC. Buy at Amazon
5. Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 Edition, John Feirer, Gilbert Hutchings and Mark Feirer. Buy at Amazon
6.
Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, 2011, Steven H. Kosmatka, Beatrix Kerkhoff, William C. Panarese. Buy at Amazon
7. Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts. Buy at Amazon
8. Simplified Irrigation Design, 2nd Edition, 1995, Pete Melby. Buy at Amazon
9. Landscaping Principles & Practices, 6th Edition (Revised 7th Edition, 2009), Jack Ingels. Buy at Amazon
10. Landscape Construction, 3rd Edition, 2010, David Sauter. Buy at Amazon
11. Fences and Retaining Walls, 1990 (Revised 1996), William McElroy. Buy at Amazon
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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