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

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 ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $1,027.87
  • MIAMI-DADE COUNTY GENERAL - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $1,117.87

General Contractor Trade Books

General Contractor Business and Law Books