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South Carolina

Commercial General Building Contractor
(NASCLA Accredited)

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South Carolina Contractor’s Licensing Board
Synergy Business Park - Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Dr.
Columbia, SC  29210
Phone: (803) 896-4686
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
Planning and Estimating21
Financial and Project Management21
Safety19
Site Construction15
Concrete8
Masonry3
Metals5
Wood Foundations and Framing5
Thermal Moisture Protection4
Doors, Windows and Glazing5
Finishes7
Specialty Equipment and Conveyance Systems2
Total number of test questions:
115
Time allowed (minutes):
330
Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
ICC A117.1-2017, ANSI Standard for Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, 2017, ANSI
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2.
BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handing, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Truses, 2020, SBCA
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3.
Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition), John Feirer, and Mark Feirer
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4.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
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5.
Construction Jobsite Management, 4th Edition, William R. Mincks, Hal Johnston
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6.
Construction Project Management, 4th Edition, Frederick Gould, Nancy Joyce
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7.
NASCLA Contractor's Guide to Business, Law, and Project Management - Basic, 13th Edition, NASCLA
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8.
Erectors' Manual: Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Precast Concrete Products, 2nd Edition, 1999, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute
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9.
Green Building Fundamentals, 2nd Edition, Michael Montoya
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10.
Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th Edition, USG
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11.
Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, Technical Digest No. 9, 3rd Edition, 2008, Steel Joist Institute
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12.
South Carolina International Building Code [or] International Building Code, 2018, ICC
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13.
Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 3rd Edition, 2003, Post-Tensioning Institute
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14.
Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone, 8th Edition, Clois Kicklighter
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15.
Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts
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16.
Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 10th Edition, Cameron K. Andres and Ronald C. Smith
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17.
Roofing Construction and Estimating, 1995, Daniel Atcheson
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18.
Placing Reinforcing Bars, 9th Edition, CRSI
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19.
SDI Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2nd Edition, Steel Deck Institute
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20.
The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 3rd Edition, ASCC
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21.
Developing Your Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan – A Guide for Construction Sites, 2012 Edition, EPA
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22.
ANSI/EIMA 99-A-2017: Standard for Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) and EIFS with Drainage, 2017, EIMA
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Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Practice Exam
$74.95

Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled "29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013" (hightlighted in green above).

This file contains approx. 800 sample questions.

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