Signing Up for the North Carolina Contractor's Exam
Follow these steps to sign up for the NC contractor's test:
- Identify the licensing board that issues the license you need1.
- Contact the board's approved testing companies2.
- Submit your exam registration to the corresponding testing provider (links below).
- Make required payment and confirm the date and time of testing.
1There are four contractor licensing boards in North Carolina: General Contractor's Board, Electrical Contractor's Board, Plumbing, Heating, and Fire Sprinkler Contractor's Board, and the Refrigeration Contractor's Board.
2Refrigeration contractors and Plumbing/Heating contractors test through their boards through their own testing apparatus. Electrical and General contractors test with a well-known testing company called PSI©