North Carolina Concrete Contractor License

"Concrete Contractor" covers the construction and installation of foundations, pre-cast silos and other concrete tanks or receptacles, prestressed components, and gunite applications, but excludes bridges, streets, side-walks, curbs, gutters, driveways, parking lots, and highways.

How to Get the NC Concrete Contractor’s License?

  1. Complete the Application for License to Practice General Contracting (Concrete) in the State of North Carolina and submit it to the board.
  2. The Board’s staff will review applications for completeness and compliance with licensing requirements. This process can typically take up to 2 or 3 weeks.
  3. If corrections or more information is required, the Board’s staff will email you.
  4. When you meet all requirements you will be mailed an exam eligibility letter (this letter would state that you can take the exam).
  5. You must schedule and take the exam (required books and related classes are listed below).
  6. After passing the exam(s), the testing company will notify the board.
  7. Once the Board gives final approval, the license is granted and assigned a license number.

Concrete Contractor Course

Concrete Contractor Exam

Concrete Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Semi-Open Book
  • Testing Company: PSI
  • Hours Allotted: 2h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 50
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Safety
    • Concrete Earthwork
    • Concrete
    • Concrete Reinforcement
    • Concrete Formwork
    • Concrete Cutting
    • Pre-cast Pre-stressed Concrete
    • Laws and Regulations
    • Liens
    • General Building Code Requirements

Concrete Contractor Book Set

The book set includes all required references for the Concrete Contractor exam. Please keep in mind that although not all the books are allowed in the exam you will be tested on all the references. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • NORTH CAROLINA CONCRETE - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $1,269.17
  • NORTH CAROLINA CONCRETE - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $1,369.17

Concrete Contractor Trade Books

Books Allowed in Testing

Books Not Allowed in Testing