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Louisiana

Highway, Street and Bridge Construction

Apply for the Exam and License
Louisiana Licensing Board for Contractors
600 North Street
Baton Rouge, LA  70802
Phone:  (225) 765-2301
Exam Type
CLOSED  BOOK
Exam Content
Content Outline% of
Questions
Construction Layout6
Clearing, Grubbing, and Demolition6
Drainage8
Earthwork12
Bridges and Structures17
Soil Treatments and Base Courses12
Concrete Pavement12
Asphalt Pavement12
Incidental Construction7
Lights, Signs, Barricades, Traffice Control, and Safety Devices8
Total number of test questions:
100
Time allowed (hours):
4.0

After your application has been approved, you are required to take the Business and Law Online Course (at home) for completion of application processs.

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
1.
Concrete Pavement Field Reference: Pre-Paving (EB237P), 2008, ACPA
Web Page Link
2.
Concrete Pavement Field Reference: Paving (EB238P), 2010, ACPA
Doc Link
3.
Culvert Repair Practices Manual, Volume 1 (FHWA-RD-94-096), 2012 (Revises 1995), FHWA
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4.
Culvert Repair Practices Manual, Volume 2 (FHWA-RD-95-089), 2012 (Revises 1995), FHWA
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5.
Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, Kosmatka, Kerkhoff, Panarese
Buy at Amazon
6.
Developing Your Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan: A Guide for Construction Sites (EPA-833-R-06-004), 2007, EPA
PDF File Link
7.
Hoisting and Rigging Manual, DOE-STD-1090-2007, USDOE
Web Page Link
8.
Integrated Materials and Construction Practices for Concrete Pavement: A State-of-the-Practice Manual, 2004, Peter Taylor
PDF File Link
9.
Hot-Mix Asphalt Paving Handbook (AC 150/5370-14A), 2000, AASHTO
Book Source
10.
Louisiana Standard Specifications for Roads and Bridges, 2016 (Revises 2006), Louisiana DOTD
Web Page Link
11.
Managing Your Environmental Responsibilities: A Planning Guide for Construction and Development, EPA
Web Page Link
12.
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways, 2012, FHWA
Web Page Link
13.
Moving the Earth: The Workbook of Excavation, 6th Edition, Nichols and Day
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14.
Pile Driving Equipment, Technical Instructions UFC 3-220-02, 2004, US Army Corps of Engineers
Web Page Link
15.
Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 9th Edition (Revises 2009), Cameron K. Andres and Ronald C. Smith
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16.
Recommended Procedures for the Safety Performance Evaluation of Highway Features, NCHRP Report 350, 1993, H.E. Ross Jr, D.L. Sicking, National Academy Press
PDF File Link
17.
Code of Federal Regulations, (OSHA) Title 29, Part 1926, USDOL
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