Licensing Exams by Trade Name - Home Link

South Carolina
Commercial Building Contractor (Limited)

Apply for the License

South Carolina Contractor’s Licensing Board
Synergy Business Park - Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Dr.
Columbia, SC  29210
Phone: (803) 896-4686

Exam Administrator

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (800) 733-9267

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Questions
Sitework7
Concrete10
Masonry10
Metals10
Carpentry12
Thermal and Moisture Protection9
Doors and Windows2
Finishes2
Safety5
General Code, Plan Reading and Estimating13
Total number of test questions:
80
Time allowed (hours):
5.0

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.
South Carolina International Building Code - OR - International Building Code, 2015, ICC
Buy at Amazon
2.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
Buy from Publisher
3.
Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, Clois Kicklighter
Buy at Amazon
4.
Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, Technical Digest No. 9, 3rd Edition, Steel Joist Institute
Buy at Amazon
5.
Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer, and Mark Feirer
Buy at Amazon
6.
Roofing Construction and Estimating, 1995, Daniel Atcheson
Buy at Amazon
7.
The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 2nd Edition, ASCC
Buy at Amazon
8.
Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts
Buy at Amazon
9.
South Carolina 811 Excavator Manual, 2018
PDF File Link
Available Study Materials
Individual Book Title
Practice Exam
(price variable)

The price is dependent on how many sets of questions you order and their content.

The file(s) you receive contain sample exam questions for the book title(s) above highlighted (light green) that you select in your order.

A 15% discount applies when ordering TWO (2) OR MORE BOOK TITLES.

Sent as E-mail Attachment
Return to Top
Copyright Notice