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Alabama Licensing Board for General Contractors
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Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (334) 272-5030
PSI Licensure: Certification
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Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (855) 257-1619
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|Sitework, Footings & Foundation||8|
|Concrete & Concrete Reinforcement||8|
|General Code & Construction Knowledge||20|
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (minutes):
In addition to the trade-specific examination, you are required to pass the Business & Law Exam for General Contractors offered by PSI.
Books Allowed in the Exam
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
Carpentry & Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer & Mark Feirer
BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handing, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Truses, 2018, SBCA
The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 3rd Edition, ASCC
Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, Clois Kicklighter
Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts
Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG
Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, Technical Digest No. 9, 3rd Edition, Steel Joist Institute
SDI Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2nd Edition, Steel Deck Institute
International Energy Conservation Code, 2006, ICC
International Building Code, 2015, ICC
International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2015, ICC
ACI 530/530.1-11[or] ACI 530/530.1-13: Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures, 2011 or 2013, ACI
ACI 318-11[or] ACI 318-14: Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary, 2011 or 2014, ACI
Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled “29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013” (highlighted in green above).
This file contains approx. 800 sample questions.
REMINDER: PSI uses this book for many exams they offer. Not all sections of this code will apply to your exam.
We also include a table showing the relationship between our questions and OSHA code sections. Corrections to the original PSI publication are noted.