Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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Books & Classes for your Contractor's License

 

Aluminum with concrete (specialty structure) contactor: A contractor whose services are limited to the execution of contracts requiring experience, knowledge and skill necessary for the fabrication, assembling, handling, erection, installation, dismantling, adjustment, alteration, repair, servicing and design work when not prohibited by law, in accordance with accepted engineering data and/or according to manufacturers specifications in the aluminum, metal, canvas, vinyl and fiberglass screening, and allied construction materials. The scope of work shall include and be limited to fabric coverings on metal substructures, screened porches, screened enclosures, pool enclosures, preformed panel-post and beam roofs, enclosures, vinyl panel window enclosures, single story self-contained aluminum utility storage structures (not to exceed 720 square feet) siding, soffit, fascia and gutters.

 

Exams

 

Aluminum with Concrete Exam

 
   

Exam

BAE1MV

 
Testing Method:   Open book  
Testing Company:   GITS (Gainesville Independent Testing Service)  
Hours Alloted:   2h
   
Number of questions:   50  
Subjects Involved:  

- Concrete
- Carpentry/Framing
- Gutters
- Siding
- Windows/Doors
- Estimating
- Safety
- Earthwork/Securing

 
 

Business Procedures Exam

 
   

Exam

AAE2A

 
Testing Method:   Open Book  
Testing Company:   GITS (Gainesville Independent Testing Service)  
Hours Alloted:   2h    
Number of questions:   50  
Subjects Involved:  

- Insurance Laws
- Tax Laws
- Safety
- Management
- Lien Laws
- Employment Laws
- General Accounting

 

Courses

 

Martin County (Florida) Aluminum with Concrete Contractor (GITS) Course

Course Description: Upon enrolment the student receives an email containing his/her ID and Password combination to access the eCampus. The student can access the eCampus 24/7 for as long as it is necessary until he/she passes all licensing exams. The eCampus contains VIDEOS, PRACTICE QUESTIONS (similar to those seen on the actual exams), typical MATH PROBLEMS with step-by-step solutions, and detailed instructions on how to FIND ANSWERS within the books. The student also has access to optional in-person classroom-style refresher seminars. The training can be completed fully online, but if the student prefers, he/she can go to any number of REFRESHER SEMINARS (no extra charges or limitations).

Click here for a list of dates and locations of upcoming Refresher Seminars offered for this trade.

$425.00
$425.00

Martin County (Florida) Business Procedures (GITS) Course

Course Description: Upon enrolment the student receives an email containing his/her ID and Password combination to access the eCampus. The student can access the eCampus 24/7 for as long as it is necessary until he/she passes all licensing exams. The eCampus contains VIDEOS, PRACTICE QUESTIONS (similar to those seen on the actual exams), typical MATH PROBLEMS with step-by-step solutions, and detailed instructions on how to FIND ANSWERS within the books. The student also has access to optional in-person classroom-style refresher seminars. The training can be completed fully online, but if the student prefers, he/she can go to any number of REFRESHER SEMINARS (no extra charges or limitations).

Click here for a list of dates and locations of upcoming Refresher Seminars offered for this trade.

$240.00
$240.00

Books Set

 

Aluminum with Concrete Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

 

Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures

Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures

Many advances have been made in concrete technology over the decades ranging from new materials and testing methods, to improved concrete properties and construction practices. Concrete construction today follows a mantra of quicker, stronger, more durable, more resilient, and more sustainable. That story is proudly displayed within the pages of this centennial edition of Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures.
$67.51
$67.51
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Finish Carpentry: A Complete Interior & Exterior Guide

Finish Carpentry: A Complete Interior & Exterior Guide

This book is widely used by contractors trying to pass their county examinations for their license. This finish carpentry book is also used as a reference by contractors on the field.
$10.09
$10.09
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Formwork for Concrete

Formwork for Concrete

Formwork for Concrete is published by ACI (American Concrete Institute) and is used for contractor testing by several counties in Florida.
$221.52
$221.52
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All About Roofing and Siding Basics

All About Roofing and Siding Basics

Ortho's All About Roofing and Siding Basics is a practical book which uses graphics to show the user how to properly select and install roofing and siding material. The book has become an important reference for contractors in those trades.
$7.13
$7.13
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CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

OSHA (CFR 29 Part 1926) is the leading safety reference in the construction industry covering all aspects of construction.
$36.04
$36.04
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Excavation and Grading Handbook

Excavation and Grading Handbook

Excavation and Grading Handbook is an important reference for excavation contractors, specially those testing in Florida for a county license in said trade.
$35.87
$35.87
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Guide to Aluminum Construction in High-Wind Areas

Guide to Aluminum Construction in High-Wind Areas

The Guide to Aluminum Construction in High-Wind Areas has a student version which is used for contractor testing in FL.
$188.40
$188.40
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Business Procedures Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

 

Florida Contractor's Business Procedures Reference Manual

Florida Contractor's Business Procedures Reference Manual

This book includes many of the aspects of operating a business related to the construction industry and shows everything there is to know about the proper way to file taxes; what insurance to carry; how to manage daily accounts, and how, when, and why to file a paperwork for a lien.
$69.43
$69.43
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CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

OSHA (CFR 29 Part 1926) is the leading safety reference in the construction industry covering all aspects of construction.
$36.04
$36.04
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