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Mississippi Contractor Licenses

State Licenses

Select a license to view its requirements, definition, exams, books, and classes.

Law and Business Management

  • NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management - Mississippi, 4th Edition

Alarm Systems and Equipment (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited fire, heat and intrusion detection and notification systems.

  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • NFPA 72 - National Fire Alarm Code, 2010
  • Fire Alarm Signaling Systems Handbook, 2010
  • Certified Alarm Technicians Manual - Level 1, 2015 edition
  • Low Voltage Wiring: Security/Fire Alarm Systems, 2002
  • Understanding and Servicing Alarm Systems - Third Edition

Boiler Installation and Repair (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited boilers and associated gas and steam piping - residential, commercial and industrial.

  • Steam Plant Operation, 9th edition, 2011
  • Modern Hydronic Heating for Residential and Light Commercial Buildings
  • International Mechanical Code, 2012
  • International Fuel Gas Code, 2012
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • HVAC Pump Handbook, 2006

Building Construction (w/ Law and Business Management)

Any commercial, residential or industrial stucture.

  • International Building Code, 2012
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Technical Digest No. 9 – Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 3rd Edition
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • Roofing Construction & Estimating, 1995
  • State of Mississippi Regulation of Excavation, Chapter 13 Regulation of Excavations Near Underground Utility Facilities
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003
  • Modern Masonry - Brick, Block, Stone, Clois E. Kicklighter, 8th edition
  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 2011

Building Construction (NASCLA Accredited) (w/ Law and Business Management)

  • Construction Jobsite Management, 4th Edition
  • Construction Project Management, 2014
  • ACI 318-11 or ACI 318-14 (2011 or 2014): Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary
  • BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handling, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses, 2013
  • NASCLA Contractors' Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, Basic 10th or 11th Edition
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • Erectors' Manual - Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Pre Cast Concrete Products, 1999
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003
  • SDI (Steel Deck Institute) Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2006, 2nd Edition
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011
  • Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th edition
  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 2011
  • Technical Digest No. 9 – Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 3rd Edition
  • Modern Masonry - Brick, Block, Stone, Clois E. Kicklighter, 8th edition
  • Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 2014
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • ANSI Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, 2009
  • Roofing Construction and Estimating
  • The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction, 2005
  • Green Building Fundamentals, Michael Montoya, 2011
  • International Building Code, 2012 or 2015 Edition

Cabinets and Millwork (w/ Law and Business Management)

Cabinet construction and installation, millwork and associated finish carpentry work.

  • Finish Carpenter's Manual, Jim Tolpin, 1993
  • The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture and Cabinet Construction, 2001
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)

Carpentry (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited Carpentry, formwork and related specialties

  • Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handling, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses, 2013
  • Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th edition
  • Finish Carpenter's Manual, Jim Tolpin, 1993
  • International Building Code, 2012
  • The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture and Cabinet Construction, 2001

Communication Systems (w/ Law and Business Management)

Low voltage electrical systems, except for alarms.

  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • Code of Federal Regulations, 47-Telecommunications, Latest Edition
  • Telecommunications Wiring - 3rd edition
  • Live Sound Reinforcement: A Comprehensive Guide to P.A. and Music Reinforcement Systems and Technology, -OR- Live Sound Reinforcement, Bestseller Edition
  • Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Shoemaker and Mack, 12th Edition

Concrete (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited concrete work

  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Formwork for Concrete, 2014
  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition
  • Sawcutting Joints in Concrete
  • Sawcutting Concrete Flatwork, 1994
  • Taking the Tedium Out of Cutting, 1981
  • Tips for Cutting Concrete, 1987
  • International Building Code, 2012

Conveyor Systems (w/ Law and Business Management)

Installation, maintenance and repair of all types of conveying equipment.

  • Contren Learning Series - Conveyors
  • Contren Learning Series - Troubleshooting and Repairing Conveyors
  • Modern Welding, 2013, 11th Edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Specification for Structural Joints Using ASTM A325 or A490 Bolts, 2004
  • ASME B20.1-2003 Safety Standard for Conveyors and Related Equipment 2012

Ductwork for Heating, A/C and Ventilation(w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited Ductwork for Heating A/C and Ventilation

  • HVAC Duct Construction Standards, Metal and Flexible, 2005
  • Sheet Metal, 1995
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • International Mechanical Code, 2012
  • NFPA 96, Standard for Ventilation Control and Fire Protection of Commercial Cooking Operations, 2011
  • ACCA Ductulator, Air Conditioning Contractors of America

Electrical Contractors (NASCLA Accredited)(w/ Law and Business Management)

  • National Electrical Code or National Electrical Code Handbook, 2014 or 2017
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR 1926 - OSHA Construction Industry Regulations, 2016
  • A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Project Management Institute, 2000
  • American Electricians Handbook, 2013
  • ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1, 2016
  • Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 2016
  • International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2015
  • NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, Basic 12th Edition
  • NFPA 101- Standard for Life Safety Code, 2015
  • NFPA 70E - Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace, 2015
  • OSHA 3071 – Job Hazard Analysis Guide, 2002
  • Grounding and Bonding, 2014 Edition
  • Ugly’s Electrical References, George V. Hart, 2017 Edition

Elevators and Escalators(w/ Law and Business Management)

Installation and repair of elevators and escalators.

  • ASME A17.1 - Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, 2010
  • ASME A17.3: Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators, 2011
  • ASME A17.5: Elevator and Escalator Electrical Equipment, 2014
  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • National Elevator Manufacturing Industry's Installation Manual, 2000
  • ASME A17.1b 2003 Addenda to ASME A17.1-2000

Excavation and Grading (w/ Law and Business Management)

Clearing, grading and excavating

  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • State of Mississippi Regulation of Excavation, Chapter 13
  • Mississippi Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, 2004

Fire Sprinklers (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited Fire Suppression Systems.

  • NFPA 13: Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2016
  • NFPA 14: Installation of Standpipe, Private Hydrant, and Hose Systems, 2013
  • NFPA 17: Standard for Dry Chemical Extinguishing Systems, 2013
  • NFPA 11: Standard for Low-, Medium-, and HighExpansion Foam, 2016
  • NFPA 12 Standard on Carbon Dioxide Extinguishing Systems, 2015
  • NFPA 25: Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of WaterBased Fire Protection Systems, 2014
  • NFPA 17A: Standard for Wet Chemical Extinguishing Systems, 2013
  • NFPA 2001: Standard for Clean Agent Fire Extinguishing Systems, 2015

Fueling Systems (w/ Law and Business Management)

Installation of fuel dispensing systems and storage facilities

  • NFPA 30, Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, 2015
  • NFPA 30A, Code for Motor Fuel Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages, 2015
  • RP100 UST Installation Recommended Practices for Installation of Underground Liquid Storage Systems
  • RP200 AST Installation Recommended Practices for Installation of Aboveground Storage Systems for Motor Vehicle Fueling, 2013
  • RP400 Electrical Continuity Recommended Procedure for Testing of Electrical Continuity of Fuel-Dispensing Hanging Hardware. 2012
  • Petroleum Equipment Lexicon: The definitive dictionary of terms used in petroleum marketing operations
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011

Glass, Glazing, Windows and Skylights (w/ Law and Business Management)

Limited to flat glass work in residential or commercial settings

  • Guide to Glass & Glazing Requirements of the Model Building Codes, 5th edition
  • Glass Association of North America Glazing Manual
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)

Heavy Construction (w/ Law and Business Management)

Sewer, water and gas pipelines, grading and excavation, paving and plant construction.

  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 2011, 9th edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • DIPRA Installation Guide for Ductile Iron Pipe, 2015
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • Pipe Welding Procedures, 1973
  • Hot Mix Asphalt Paving Handbook (MAPH-2), AASHTO
  • Pipefitter's Handbook, 3rd Edition
  • State of Mississippi Regulation of Excavation, Chapter 13 Regulation of Excavations Near Underground Utility Facilities
  • Technical Digest No. 9 – Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 3rd Edition
  • ASME Code for Pressure Piping - B31.8 - Gas Transmission and Distribution Piping Systems, 2014
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003
  • Concrete Pipe and Box Culvert Installation, 2007
  • Mississippi Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, 2004
  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, 2011
  • Formwork for Concrete, 2014

Highway (w/ Law and Business Management)

Roads, highways, bridges, excavation and grading.

  • Hot-Mix Asphalt Paving Handbook (MAPH-2), 2000
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Mississippi Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, 2004
  • State of Mississippi Regulation of Excavation, Chapter 13 Regulation of Excavations Near Underground Utility Facilities
  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 2011, 9th edition
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003
  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition, 2011
  • Formwork for Concrete, 2014

HVAC (w/ Law and Business Management)

All aspects of heating and cooling including fuel gas systems and appliances as well as associated equipment and ductwork.

  • Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Althouse, Turnquist, Bracciano, 19th or 20th edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • International Fuel Gas Code, 2012
  • HVAC Duct Construction Standards, Metal and Flexible, 2005
  • Manual N - Load Calculation for Small Commercial Buildings, 5th Edition
  • International Mechanical Code, 2012
  • NFPA 58 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code 2011 Edition
  • ACCA Ductulator
  • Manual D, 2009, 3rd Edition
  • Pipefitters Handbook - 3rd Edition
  • Manual J - Residential Load Calcs, reprinted 2006

Insulation (w/ Law and Business Management)

Mechanical and Duct insulation work

  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • International Mechanical Code, 2012
  • Commercial and Industrial Insulation Standards, 7th Edition

Irrigation Systems (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited irrigation systems and related components.

  • Simplified Irrigation Design, 2nd Edition

Landscaping (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited landscaping, planting and groundcover EXCLUDING irrigation.

  • Tough-As-Nails Flowers for the South, 2003
  • Landscape Construction, 2011

Lathing, Plastering and Stucco (w/ Law and Business Management)

Installation of lath, plaster, drywall, stucco and associated work.

  • Plastering Skills, 1984
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th edition
  • Portland Cement Plaster (Stucco) Manual

Master Electrician (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited Electrical work.

  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Ugly's Electrical References

Mechanical Contractor (w/ Law and Business Management)

All aspects of heating, cooling, refrigeration and associated equipment piping and ductwork as well as plumbing work.

  • Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Althouse, Turnquist, Bracciano, 19th or 20th edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • International Fuel Gas Code, 2012
  • HVAC Duct Construction Standards, Metal and Flexible, 2005
  • Manual N - Load Calculation for Small Commercial Buildings, 5th Edition
  • International Mechanical Code, 2012
  • International Plumbing Code, 2012
  • NFPA 58: Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code 2011 Edition
  • NFPA 13: Installation of Sprinkler Systems
  • ACCA Ductulator, Air Conditioning Contractors of America
  • Manual D, 2009, 3rd Edition
  • Pipefitters Handbook - 3rd Edition

Municipal (w/ Law and Business Management)

Water and Sewer pipelines and plants, associated excavation, grading and paving.

  • The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction - 3rd Edition
  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 2011, 9th edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • DIPRA Installation Guide for Ductile Iron Pipe, 2015
  • Concrete Pipe and Box Culvert Installation, 2007
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • Formwork for Concrete, 2014, 8 th Edition
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003, 3rd Edition
  • Technical Digest No. 9 – Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 3rd Edition
  • State of Mississippi Regulation of Excavation, Chapter 13 Regulation of Excavations Near Underground Utility Facilities

Painting and Wall Covering (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited wallcovering and surface preparation.

  • Painting & Decorating Craftsman's Manual and Textbook - 8th Edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th edition

Plumbing (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited commercial and residential plumbing NOT including fuel gas or boiler systems.

  • International Plumbing Code, 2012
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, Lee Smith, 8th Edition, 2013

Process Piping (w/ Law and Business Management)

Specialized and industrial piping installation and maintenance, including associated components.

  • ASME A13.1: Scheme for the Identification of Piping Systems, 2015
  • ASME B31.1-2001 Power Piping, ASME Code for Pressure Piping, 2014
  • ASME B31.3-2002 Process Piping, 2014
  • Facility Piping Systems Handbook, 2010
  • Modern Welding, 2013, 11th Edition
  • Pipefitters Handbook
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)

Refrigeration (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited commercial and industrial refrigeration.

  • International Mechanical Code, 2012
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Industrial Refrigeration Handbook
  • Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Althouse, Turnquist, Bracciano, 19th or 20th edition

Remodeling (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited (structural) remodeling and repair work, and roof coverings

  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • Finish Carpenter's Manual, Jim Tolpin, 1993
  • International Building Code, 2012
  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 15th Edition
  • Modern Masonry - Brick, Block, Stone, Clois E. Kicklighter, 8th edition

Residential Builder (w/ Law and Business Management)

Residential 1 and 2 family not over 3 stories.

  • International Residential Code, 2012 edition
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction - 3rd Edition
  • Modern Masonry - Brick, Block, Stone, Clois E. Kicklighter, 8th edition
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • BCSI: Guide to Good Practice for Handling, Installing, Restraining, and Bracing of Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses, 2013
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • Roofing Construction & Estimating -, 1995
  • Rules and Regulations Residential Contractors Mississippi State Board of Contractors

Residential Roofer (w/ Law and Business Management)

Residential 1 and 2 family not over 3 stories.

  • International Residential Code, 2012 edition
  • Roofing Construction & Estimating -, 1995
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • NRCA Roofing Manual: Steep Slope Roof Systems, 2017
  • International Building Code, 2012

Roofing, Sheet Metal and Siding (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited Roofing and Siding installation and repair

  • NRCA Roofing Manual: Steep Slope Roof Systems, 2017
  • NRCA Roofing Manual: Metal Panel and SPF Roof Systems, 2016
  • NRCA Roofing Manual: Membrane Roofing Systems, 2019
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Standard Practice for Installation of Rigid Poly(Vinyl Chloride) (PVC) Siding and Soffit - ASTM D 4756 - 96, 2006
  • Roofing Construction and Estimating, Daniel Atcheson, 1995
  • Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016
  • International Building Code, 2012

Sign Erection (w/ Law and Business Management)

Sign wiring, installation and erection.

  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Engineering Sign Structures: An Introduction to Analysis and Design, 2006
  • Neon Installation Guide, 2002

Solar (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited solar and photovoltaic systems - residential, commercial and industrial.

  • Solar Water and Pool Heating Design and Installation Manual, 2006
  • International Plumbing Code, 2012
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • Photovoltaic Systems, 3rd Edition
  • The Easy Guide to Solar Electric Part II Installation Manual, 2001
  • Uniform Solar Energy Code, 2015

Structural Steel (w/ Law and Business Management)

Placement and Installation of Structural and Reinforcing Steel.

  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003
  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, 2011, 9th edition
  • Technical Digest No. 9 – Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 3rd Edition
  • Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2006

Swimming Pools (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited pool and spa installation, maintenance and servicing, except for solar pool heating.

  • Guide to Shotcrete, American Concrete Institute
  • The Contractor's Guide to Quality Concrete Construction - 3rd Edition
  • The Ultimate Pool Maintenance Manual: Spas, Pools, Hot Tubs, Rockscapes and Other Water Features, 2007
  • ANSI/NSPI-1 Standard for Public Swimming Pools, 2014, National Spa and Pool Institute
  • ANSI/NSPI-5 American National Standard for Residential Inground Swimming Pools
  • ANSI/NSPI-2 Standard for Public Spas, 1999
  • ANSI/NSPI-3 - Standard for Permanently Installed Residential Spas, 2014
  • Certified Pool-Spa Operators Handbook, 2006
  • Circulation System Components and related materials for swimming pools, spas/hot tubs, 2015

Tile and Marble (w/ Law and Business Management)

Surface preparation and application of stone, ceramic or similar materials.

  • Setting Tile
  • Builders Guide to Floors
  • ANSI A108/A118/A136.1:2017, American National Standard Specifications for the Installation of Ceramic Tile, 2017
  • Craft Training for the Tile Professional - Tub Surrounds
  • Tilesetting Workbook (TILE)

Transmission/Distribution Lines (w/ Law and Business Management)

Underground and Overhead electrical transmission lines.

  • National Electrical Safety Code 2012
  • National Electrical Code, NEC, 2014
  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Shoemaker and Mack, 12th Edition
  • Ugly's Electrical References, George V. Hart, 2008, 2011, or 2014 edition

Underground Utilities (w/ Law and Business Management)

Water, sewer and gas pipelines plus exvcavation, grading and paving.

  • Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
  • DIPRA Installation Guide for Ductile Iron Pipe, 2015
  • Concrete Pipe and Box Culvert Installation, 2007
  • Pipe and Excavation Contracting, Dave Roberts, 2011
  • State of Mississippi Regulation of Excavation, Chapter 13 Regulation of Excavations Near Underground Utility Facilities
  • ASME Code for Pressure Piping - B31.8 - Gas Transmission and Distribution Piping Systems, 2014
  • Pipe Welding Procedures, Hoobasar Rampaul, 2003

Welding (w/ Law and Business Management)

Unlimited Welding Work

  • Modern Welding, 2013
  • Pipe Welding Procedures, 2003