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Alaska CBPL
Contractor Licensing

333 Willoughby Ave, 9th Floor
Juneau, AK  99801
Phones:  last name A-K  (907) 465-2550
last name L-Z  (907) 5372
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PSI Services LLC
3210 E. Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (855) 746-8173
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Exam Content

Please consult the exam bulletin for content sub-topic listed in this table.  The button below should allow you to view or download the PSI bulletin for this exam.

Content AreasSubtopics# of
Sitework, Footings and Foundations612
Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement510
General Plan Reading4
Carpentry - General and Residential Code412
Advanced Cold Climate Home Building Techniques - Framing24
American Wood Council Framing Fundamentals88
Seismic and Wind Loading Fundamentals36
General Code14
Thermal and Moisture Protection - General26
Thermal and Moisture Protections - Advanced Cold Climate Home Building Techniques112
Equipment and Tools5
OSHA Safety6
Alaska Regulations for Residential Endorsement3
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (minutes):
Books Allowed in the Exam
Alaska Centralized Regulations, Occupational Licensing
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Alaska Centralized Statutes, Licensing
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Alaska Construction Contractor Statutes and Regulations (AS 08.18; 12 AAC 21)
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ANSI/AWC NDS-2018 Wood Design Standards
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ANSI/AF&PA SDPWS-2015 Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic (SDPWS) Standard
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Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI, 2013
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International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2018, ICC
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Northern Comfort: Advanced Cold Climate Home Building Techniques, 2nd Edition, Alaska Craftsman Home Program
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Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handing, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses, 2020, SBCA
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Carpentry and Building Construction, 2016 (Student Edition), McGraw-Hill
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Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 4th Edition, 2018, ACI/ASCC
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Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, 2015, Clois Kicklighter
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Roofing Construction and Estimating, 1995, Daniel Atcheson
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Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Study Guide

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.

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