Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor License

The Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor License allows you to conduct tasks involving:

  • Warm-air heating
  • Systems used for air cooling, heating and cooling (solar), ventilation and air conditioning
  • Piping
  • Controls (other than electrical)
  • Instrumentation
  • Building automation
  • Energy management
  • Incidental trenching, backfilling, patching, and surface restoration
  • Thermal and acoustical insulation necessary to maintain heat and sound within the system

How to Get the Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor’s License in Hawaii?

  1. Meet the experience requirements: Be not less than 18 years of age, have 4 years of supervisory experience within the past 10 years, and be employed by a licensed contracting entity
  2. Register with the Hawaii Business Registration Division
  3. Possess a good reputation for honesty, truthfulness, financial integrity, and fair dealing
  4. Obtain liability and workers' compensation insurance
  5. Employ a licensed individual who is designated Responsible Managing Employee (RME)
  6. Attach the application fee (non-refundable) to your application
  7. Fill & submit your Application to the Honolulu Office on or before the first Tuesday of the month, two months prior to the scheduled meeting date
  8. Send a current (not more than a year old) Financial Statement accompanied by an independent accountant's report
  9. Provide a credit report for each officer, partner, manager, or member, (from a credit reporting agency issued not more than 6 months ago) covering at least the previous 5 years
  10. Complete a Hawaii State Tax Clearance (issued not more than 6 months old) with an original State of Hawaii Department of Taxation stamp
  11. Submit a filed-stamped copy of current trade name registration approved by the Hawaii Business Registration Division (if you intend to use a trade name)
  12. Once approved by the board, schedule your exam with the testing provider
  13. After passing the examination, the Hawaii Contractors License Board will reach out to you to satisfy all license requirements, such as Workers' Compensation Insurance, Liability & Property Damage Insurance, place of business, and any other fees. Once those requirements are met, the board will issue you a license

Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor License Exam Prep Courses

Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor License Exams

Below is all the information related to the trade and Business and Law exams, including the official reference lists.

Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing; closed book
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 80
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Time Allowed: 180 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75%
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • General Knowledge and Code Requirements (34)
    • Load Calculations (6)
    • Control (10)
    • Ducting and Insulation (8)
    • Piping (8)
    • Safety OSHA (4)
    • Equipment (10)
  • PSI© Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Official Content Outline

Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor Business and Law Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing; closed book
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 80
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Time Allowed: 180 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75%
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Business Organization (3)
    • Contract Management (12)
    • Estimating and Bidding (10)
    • Financial Management (7)
    • Labor Laws (5)
    • Licensing (7)
    • Lien Law (5)
    • Project Management (9)
    • Risk Management (8)
    • Safety - OSHA (6)
    • Tax Laws (5)
    • Public Works Laws (3)
  • PSI© Business and Law Official Content Outline

Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor Book Set

This set of books includes all required references for the Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) and Business and Law exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • HAWAII VENTILATING AND AIR CONDITIONING (C-52) - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $808.94
  • HAWAII VENTILATING AND AIR CONDITIONING (C-52) - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $908.94

Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Contractor Exam Books

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Hawaii Ventilating and Air Conditioning (C-52) Business and Law Exam Books

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