New Mexico General Building Inspector License

The General Building InspectorLicense allows you to do the following work:

  • Verify the structural integrity of buildings
  • Inspect building safety
  • Ensure building compliance with standards and regulations
  • Asses construction projects

How to Get the General Building Inspector License in New Mexico?

  1. Meet the experience requirement:
    • At least two years of documented experience in the General Building Inspector field.
  2. Apply for eligibility through PSI©.
  3. Send these documents via mail with the corresponding application fee to:
    PSI©
    2820 Broadbent Pkwy NE Suites E & F
    Albuquerque, NM 87107

    877-663-9267
  4. Once the documents and the eligibility have been approved, schedule and pay for the examination.
  5. Take and pass the following examination:
    • New Mexico General Building Inspector Trade Exam
  6. After passing the examination, complete the Application for Contractor License and the Construction Industries Division Contractor License Code Bond.
  7. Gather the following documents and send them by mail to PSI©: PSI©
    2820 Broadbent Pkwy NE Suites E & F
    Albuquerque, NM 87107

    (877) 663-9267
  8. Once accepted, the license will be delivered via USPS.

New Mexico General Building Inspector License Exam Prep Course

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New Mexico General Building Inspector License Exam

Below is all the information related to the trade exam, including the official reference list.

New Mexico General Building Inspector Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 150 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (38 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Sitework, Footings, and Foundations (10)
    • Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement (4)
    • Masonry (4)
    • Carpentry (12)
    • Metals (4)
    • Roofing (8)
    • Associated Trades (4)
    • General Code (4)
  • PSI© General Building Inspector Official Content Outline

New Mexico General Building Inspector Book Set

This set of books includes all required references for the General Building Inspector exam. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • NEW MEXICO GENERAL BUILDING INSPECTOR - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $211.50
  • NEW MEXICO GENERAL BUILDING INSPECTOR - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

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New Mexico General Building Inspector Exam Books

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