Commercial Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings Contractor
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South Carolina Contractor’s Licensing Board
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Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: (803) 896-4686
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Las Vegas, NV 89121
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|Concrete — Framework||4|
|Concrete — Reinforcement||4|
|Metal — Structural Framing||10|
|Metal — Siding and Roofing||4|
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All Commercial General and Mechanical Contractors are required to pass Business Management & Law exam in addition to any technical examinations required for the specific license category or subcategory.
Books Allowed in the Exam
South Carolina Building Code, 2018, ICC –OR–
International Building Code, 2018, ICC
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI, 2013
Metal Building Systems Manual, 2018, MBMA
ASTM C 754 - Standard Specification for Installation of Steel Framing Members to Receive Screw-Attached Gypsum Panel Products, 2017 (Revises 2011), ASTM
ASTM C 1007 - Standard Specification for Installation of Load Bearing (Transverse and Axial) Steel Studs and Related Accessories, 2011, ASTM
Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 3rd Edition, ASCC
Energy Design Guidelines for Metal Building Systems, 2nd Edition, 2017 (Revises 2010), Metal Building Manufacturers Association
Specifications for Structural Joints Using High-Strength Bolts, 2009, Research Council on Structural Connections
South Carolina 811 Excavator Manual
WARNING: The 2012 version of reference #3 appears to be out-of-print. If you do a search, you'll find several providers selling PDF downloads of this version. Choose your provider carefully. Some may not be reputable.
Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled “29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013” (highlighted in green above).
This file contains approx. 800 sample questions.
REMINDER: PSI uses this book for many exams they offer. Not all sections of this code will apply to your exam.
We also include a table showing the relationship between our questions and OSHA code sections. Corrections to the original PSI publication are noted.