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Mississippi
Carpentry

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Mississippi Board of Contractors (MSBOC)
2679 Crane Ridge Drive, Suite C
Jackson, MS  39216
Phone:  (601) 354-6161
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Exam Administrator

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
Safety6
Insulation1
Windows and Doors3
Rough Carpentry and Formwork27
Finish Carpentry14
Drywall7
Siding2
Total number of test questions:
60
Time allowed (hours):
2.0

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.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
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2.
Carpentry & Building Construction, 2010 or 2016, John Feirer, Gilbert Hutchings and Mark Feirer
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3.
Guide to Good Practice for Handing, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Truses, 2013, Wood Truss Council of America
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4.
Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, 2014, USG
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5.
Finish Carpenter's Manual, 1993, Jim Tolpin
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6.
International Building Code, 2012, ICC
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7.
Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture and Cabinet Construction, 2001, Andy Rae
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Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Practice Exam
$84.95

Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled "29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013".

This file contains 796 sample questions.

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