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Miami-Dade County General Contractor License

General Contractor is a contractor whose services are unlimited as to the type of work, height, area or complexity of construction, and has a qualifying agent with the experience, knowledge and skill gained by not less than four (4) years' experience for a State of Florida certified or registered general contractor with at least one (1) year as either a superintendent or foreman or four (4) years' experience as a State of Florida certified or registered building contractor or sub-general contractor or has an accredited college-level education in a construction-related field equivalent thereto, or any combination thereof, with at least one year of proven experience as a superintendent or foreman and who has satisfactorily passed a general contractors' examination. A general contractor may do, contract for, and take out permits for the work of any specialty building contractor subject to the limitations contained herein.

General Contractor Courses

  • Dade County (Florida) General Contractor (ProV) 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
  • Florida Business Procedures (ProV) 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

General Contractor Exams

General Contractor Trade Exams

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: ProV
  • Hours Allotted: 3h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 75
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Plan Reading & Estimating
    • Sitework
    • Concrete
    • Masonry
    • Structural Steel
    • Carpentry & Metal Framing
    • Roofing
    • Associated Trades
    • Interior Finishes
    • Exterior Finishes
    • Safety
    • Hurricane Zone Building Contractor

General Contractor Business and Law Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: ProV
  • Hours Allotted: 3h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 75
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Business Organization
    • Licensing
    • Lien laws
    • Tax Laws
    • Safety Reporting Regulations
    • Labor Laws
    • Contract Management
    • Project Management
    • Estimating & Bidding
    • Financial Management
    • Risk Management

General Contractor Book Set

The books set includes all required references for both the General Contractor 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.

  • MIAMI-DADE COUNTY GENERAL BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES
    BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS - ALL BOOKS LISTED BELOW

    Sales price: $969.22
  • MIAMI-DADE COUNTY GENERAL BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES
    BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS - ALL BOOKS LISTED BELOW

    Sales price: $1,059.22

General Contractor Trade Books

  • Study Guide for Structural Steel

    Study Guide for Structural Steel

    The Study Guide for Structural Steel is book commonly used in Prov exams dealing with heavy construction trades.
    $78.84
    $78.84
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  • Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures

    Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures

    Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures is a technical reference used by designers and builders to make sure their masonry structures are compliant with code requirements.
    $188.15
    $188.15
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  • Carpentry Level One

    Carpentry Level One

    Carpentry Level One is the first book in a three-volume carpentry series. This book is used in some Prov contractor exams.
    $80.57
    $80.57
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  • Concrete Finishing Level Two

    Concrete Finishing Level Two

    Concrete Finishing Level Two is book used by Prov for some of their contractor exams. It is normally used in conjunction with Concrete Finishing Level One
    $116.57
    $116.57
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  • Florida Building Code - Building

    Florida Building Code - Building

    Florida Building Code 2017 edition is the primary source for building code compliance in Florida.
    $137.59
    $137.59
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  • Masonry Level Three

    Masonry Level Three

    Masonry Level Three is an important reference used in Prov© exams. Masonry Level Three covers the subjects of elevated masonry, specialized materials and techniques, repair and restoration, commercial drawings, estimating, site layout, leveling, stone masonry, and fundamentals of crew leadership.
    $116.93
    $116.93
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  • Study Guide for Commercial Carpentry

    Study Guide for Commercial Carpentry

    Study Guide for Commercial Carpentry, 2nd edition, deals with all aspects of heavy carpentry construction for single or multi-story commercial buildings. Study Guide for Commercial Carpentry replaces Masonry Level 3 Trainee Guide, Carpentry Level 2 Framing & Finishing Trainee Guide, Carpentry Level 3 Forms Trainee Guide, and Carpentry Level 4 Advanced Trainee Guide.
    $166.14
    $166.14
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General Contractor Business and Law Books

  • Dade County Municipal Code Chapter 10 Contractor

    Dade County Municipal Code Chapter 10 Contractor

    An important document for contractors since it is the chapter of the code which outlines the rights and responsibilities of construction industry contractors.
    $16.92
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  • NASCLA Florida Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management

    NASCLA Florida Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management

    The NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management is organized into three sections.
    $67.51
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