Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor License

A Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor is a contractor whose services are limited to the installation, maintenance, repair, alteration, extension, or design and use of materials and items used in the installation, maintenance, extension, and alteration of, pollutant storage tanks.

Licensing Requirements

Below are some of the requirements needed to become a licensed Pollutant Storage Contractor in the State of Florida:

Age

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Examination

Must take and pass the state certification examinations (Pollutant Storage & Business and Finance). Please note that the application process cannot be started until the exams are taken and passing scores are obtained.

Experience / Education

A person will qualify for a Certified Pollutant Storage Contractor’s license by meeting one of the following requirements:

  • Four-year construction-related degree from an accredited college (equivalent to three years’ experience) and one year proven experience applicable to the category for which you are applying.
  • One year experience as a foreman and not less than three years of credits from accredited college-level courses.
  • One year experience as a worker, one-year experience as a foreman, and two years of credits from accredited college-level courses.
  • Two years’ experience as a worker, one year experience as a foreman, and one year of credits from accredited college-level courses.
  • Four years’ experience as a worker or foreman of which at least one year must have been as a foreman.

Military Veterans

A veteran will qualify for a certified license by meeting on of the following:

  • Three years of military service and one year experience as a foreman applicable to the category for which you are applying.
  • Two years of military service, one year experience as a foreman, and one year experience as a worker or foreman applicable to the category for which you are applying.
  • One year of military service, one year experience as a foreman, and two years experience as a worker or foreman applicable to the category for which you are applying.
Pollutant Storage Tank Being Replaced by Licensed Florida Contractor
Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Replacing Old Storage Tank

Applicants for the Certified Pollutant Storage Contractor License must have experience in the areas below:

  • Installation and Extension of Pollutant Storage Systems
  • Alteration/Repair, Maintenance, and Removal of Pollutant Storage Systems.

Financial / Credit

Applicants will need to provide proof of financial stability and responsibility by submitting personal credit reports. Credit reports must include a FICO derived credit score and indicate that local, state and federal records have been searched. Credit report containing a credit score (FICO derived) on applicant from a nationally recognized credit reporting agency, which includes a public records statement that records have been checked at local, state, and federal levels. If credit score is below 660 (FICO derived) applicant must submit a bond or irrevocable letter of credit. Note that Fifty percent (50%) of the bond or letter of credit requirement may be met by completion of a 14-hour financial responsibility course.

Fingerprints

An applicant must have a background check as part of the licensing process.

Insurance

Applicants are required to attest that they have obtained public liability and property damage insurance in the amounts determined by Board rule. Applicants are also required to obtain workers compensation insurance or obtain an exemption from worker’s compensation insurance within 30 days of issuance of their license.To download the different application forms related to the Pollutant Storage Contractor’s License, you may visit the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board’s site.

Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Exams

Florida Pollutant Storage Contractors must pass two exams prior to obtaining their license. Do not sign up to take your exams until you obtain your books and begin studying for them!

Florida Pollutant Storage Exam

Contractor Campus has the books and the classes specific to the Pollutant Storage License in the State of Florida. This is not the General Contractor's License. These exams use very specific textbooks and information related to the Pollutant Storage trade. Contractor Campus has been providing classes and books for Pollutant Storage contractors for over 7 years. This Pollutnat Storage exam is open-book and multiple-choice consisting of 80 questions covering the following subjects: Material Handling; Excavating; Supports and Anchorage; Tank Installation; Piping, Valves and Fittings; Above Tank Covering; Leak Detection; Cathodic Protection Systems; Tank Removal and Abandonment; and Equipment.

Business and Finance Exam

This is a separate test which lasts 6.5 hours, and contains 120 questions. Some of the subjects included in this test are: Establishing the Contracting Business, Managing Administrative Duties, Managing Trade Operations, Conducting Accounting Functions, Managing Human Resources, and complying with Government Regulations.

Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Classes

You can take Pollutant Storage Contractor Classes in Tampa, Fort Myers, Orlando, Miami, or Online. You can sign up for your classes at any time and receive access to lecture videos, practice questions, tabbing and highlighting instructions, as well as to step-by-step explanations on how to solve typical Pollutant Storage Contractor Exam Problems. The Pollutant Storage Contractor Classes prepare you for the trade and business exams. Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Testing Schedule. You must pass all exams before applying for the Pollutant Storage Contractor’s License in Florida. To sign up for the Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor classes, simply click on the "enroll" button below and checkout; this will allow you to receive immediate access to the Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Classes online, and will also enable you to attend in-person Exam Prep classes. All students have access to both online and in-person classes for an unlimited amount of time (until passing all the Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor exams needed to get the Pollutant Storage license!). The in-person classes are not mandatory and can be taken at the student's discretion. For a list of upcoming classes for the Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Exams click on the link within the course description below.

 

 

Florida Pollutant Storage Contractor Books

The set of books includes all required references for both the Pollutant Storage and Business and Finance exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

FLORIDA POLLUTANT STORAGE - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

Sales price: $1,671.09

 

FLORIDA POLLUTANT STORAGE - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

Sales price: $1,771.09

 

List of Books for the Pollutant Storage Contractor Trade Exams

List of Books for the Business and Finance Exam

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