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Georgia

Residential - Light Commercial

Apply for the License
Georgia Secretary of State
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA  31217
Phone: (478) 207-2440
Exam Provider
PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (855) 340-3701
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
Questions
Sitework, Footings, and Foundation8
Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement8
Metals5
Masonry6
Carpentry16
Roofing10
General Code and Construction Knowledge20
Associated Trades10
OSHA Safety7
Total number of test questions:
90
Time allowed (minutes):
230

In addition to the trade-specific examination, you may be required to pass the Business and Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" Business and Law course

Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
International Building Code, 2018, ICC
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2.
International Residential Code, 2018, ICC
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3.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
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4.
Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer, and Mark Feirer
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5.
BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handing, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Truses, (2013 out-of-print) 2018, SBCA
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6.
The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 3rd Edition, ASCC
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7.
Georgia Accessibility Code, 120-3-20, Georgia Safety Fire Commissioner
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8.
Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 7th Edition, 2010, Clois Kicklighter
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9.
Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts
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10.
Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG
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11.
Technical Digest 9: Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 2008, Steel Joist Institute
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12.
SDI Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2nd Edition, Steel Deck Institute
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13.
International Energy Conservation Code, 2009, ICC
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14.
Georgia State Amendments to the State Minimum Standard Codes, Georgia DCA, 2020
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