New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor License

The Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor License allows you to do the following work:

  • Construct,repair, prepare, clear, or alter:
    • Facilities for use as recreation areas
    • Including but not limited to golf courses
    • Miniature golf courses
    • Driving ranges
    • Tennis courts
    • Water parks
    • Playgrounds
    • Outdoor athletic facilities
    • Pitch-and-putt golf courses
  • Prepare the area by excavation
  • Shade and rain shelters and foot bridges relative to recreation areas
  • Fill
  • Retaining walls
  • Public campgrounds and parks or similar facilities
  • Including foundations
  • Sprinkler systems
  • Rest benches
  • Toilet facilities and lean-tos

How to Get the Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor License in New Mexico?

  1. Meet the experience requirement:
    • At least two years of documented experience in the Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor 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 examinations:
    • New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor Trade Exam.
    • New Mexico CORE (GF) Contractor Trade Exam.
    • New Mexico Business and Law Examination (PSI©).
  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 Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor License Exam Prep Courses

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    Lecture videos

    Practice questions

    Key concepts

    Step-by-step solutions to math problems

    $340.00
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New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor License Exams

Below is all the information related to the trade, GF-Core, and Business and Law exams, including the official reference lists.

New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 30
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 80 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (23 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Sitework (15)
    • Irrigation (6)
    • Concrete (5)
    • Project Management (4)
  • PSI© Recreation Areas (GF-5) Official Content Outline

New Mexico CORE (GF) Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 40
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 100 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (30 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Stormwater Management (10)
    • OSHA Safety (8)
    • Project Management (6)
    • Surveying / Layout (5)
    • New Mexico One-Call (6)
    • Building Code / Inspections (5)
  • PSI© CORE (GF) Official Content Outline

New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor Business and Law Examination

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 130 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (38 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Licensing Requirements (8)
    • Estimating and Bidding (5)
    • Business Organization and Financial Management (8)
    • Tax Laws (5)
    • Labor Laws (4)
    • Project Management and Lien Law (5)
    • Contracts (8)
    • Risk Management (4)
    • Environmental and Safety (3)
  • PSI© Business & Law Official Content Outline

New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor Book Set

This set of books includes all required references for the GF Core, Recreation Areas (GF-5) 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.

  • NEW MEXICO RECREATION AREAS (GF-5) - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

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New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor Exam Books

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New Mexico CORE (GF) Contractor Exam Books

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New Mexico Recreation Areas (GF-5) Contractor Business and Law Examination Books

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