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Tennis Court Contractor (GITS) | Palm Beach County (FL)

Tennis Court Contractors are qualified to construct or repair tennis courts, including but not limited to the preparation of the surface, drainage, paving, surface topping, concrete, posts, and fencing. Lighting installation may be included in the contract for work but must be subcontracted to a Certified Electrical Contractor.

Courses for Tennis Court Contractor

  • Palm Beach County (Florida) Tennis Court Contractor (GITS) Course

    Course Description: Upon registration students obtain class material and a detailed introduction to the study program (same day you register!). Once the introduction has been completed, students receive access to class lectures which can be watched at any time; these lectures teach students how to solve typical exam questions. The student is also instructed on how to perform a series of exercises to develop an understanding of the distribution of information within the reference books. Tabbing of the books is conducted to help students find information faster within the books. Students are provided with hundreds of practice questions very similar to the ones found on the actual exams. As the students go through the program they have immediate access to professors who can assist them with any questions they might have; these professors are standing by morning, afternoon, and evening to answer any academic questions the students might have.

    The courses are carefully structured so that each student can go through the material at his/her own pace, based on his/her unique schedule limitations, and study skills. Students remain in the program for as long as they need to, until all the exams required for licensure have been passed. The students also have access to in-person classroom-style refresher courses which are held all day Saturday and Sunday throughout the state at no extra charge to the student and without limitations. These refresher classes are not mandatory and the training can be completed successfully without attending them.

    Click here for a list of dates and locations of upcoming refresher classes offered for this trade.

    $425.00
    $425.00
  • Palm Beach County (Florida) Business Procedures (GITS) Course

    Course Description: This course can be taken through morning, afternoon, and evening classes, every week. You will be able to choose from all available times and dates at the time of your registration (first come, first served).  Once you register for the course, you will be contacted to set up your training sessions according to your schedule. The subjects covered in this training will reflect material specific to this exam (no generic material). You can access the live classes from any computer and talk to your professor (one-on-one) in real time. You will also receive access to practice questions and training material to complete before taking the exam, after the live training sessions. An email with all instructions will be sent to the student’s email address, immediately after registration. Please continue scrolling down this page for a detailed list of books and subjects involved in this exam. 

    $240.00
    $240.00

Tennis Court Exams

Trade Exam

  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Time Allowed (hours): 2
  • Subject Area and Number of Questions:
    • Paving 10
    • Surface Topping 10
    • Concrete 7
    • Excavating/Grading 10
    • Fencing 7
    • Safety 6

Business Exam

This exams tests candidate's knowledge of payroll taxes, workers' compensation, unemployment compensation, lien laws and other laws or subjects that will affect their daily operations as contractors. All contractors need to take and pass this exam.

  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Time Allowed (hours): 2
  • Subject Area and Number of Questions:
    • Insurance Laws 10
    • Tax Laws 10
    • Safety 6
    • Management 4
    • Lien Laws 8
    • Employment Laws 4
    • General Accounting 8

List of Books For Tennis Court Contractor

The book set includes all required references for both the Tennis Court Contractor and Business Procedures exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

PALM BEACH COUNTY (FLORIDA) TENNIS COURT (GITS) BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES
BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS - ALL BOOKS LISTED BELOW

Sales price: $640.15

PALM BEACH COUNTY (FLORIDA) TENNIS COURT (GITS) BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES
BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS - ALL BOOKS LISTED BELOW

Sales price: $740.15

Tennis Court Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

  • MS-16 Asphalt in Paving, Preservation & Maintenance

    MS-16 Asphalt in Paving, Preservation & Maintenance

    MS-16 Asphalt in Pavement, Preservation & Maintenance, 4th Edition. MS-16 Asphalt in Paving Maintenance is a reference widely used by asphalt technicians specializing in asphalt repair and maintenance. Contractors engaged in maintenance contracting for major and minor roadways also find MS-16 Asphalt in Paving Maintenance extremely useful. This reference is also used by contractors preparing for contractor licensing exams. 978-1-934154-58-8
    $78.50
    $78.50
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  • MS-19 Basic Asphalt Emulsion Manual

    MS-19 Basic Asphalt Emulsion Manual

    MS-19 Provides information about when, where, and how emulsions should be used. This manual will help professionals evaluate pavement systems for construction and maintenance, and chose the emulsion that best fits a project’s specific conditions. Number of Pages: 97 Product Dimensions: 11" x 8 3/8" x 1/4" Weight: 0.6 Lbs Publisher: AEMA ISBN-13: 9781934154564
    $78.50
    $78.50
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  • MS-5 Introduction to Asphalt

    MS-5 Introduction to Asphalt

    MS-5 Introduction to Asphalt is a great book for contractors and apprentices alike. It covers all vital aspects of asphalt application without overwhelming the reader with technical details.
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  • CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

    CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

    OSHA (CFR 29 Part 1926) is the leading safety reference in the construction industry covering all aspects of construction.
    $36.04
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  • Painting and Decorating Craftsman's Manual and Textbook, 8th Edition

    Painting and Decorating Craftsman's Manual and Textbook, 8th Edition

    This publication by the Painting and Decorating Contractor's of America is the leading reference for Painters in the US. The Craftsman's Manual, 8th edition, covers all aspects of the painting trade.
    $111.80
    $111.80
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  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures

    Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures

    Many advances have been made in concrete technology over the decades ranging from new materials and testing methods, to improved concrete properties and construction practices. Concrete construction today follows a mantra of quicker, stronger, more durable, more resilient, and more sustainable. That story is proudly displayed within the pages of this centennial edition of Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures.
    $67.51
    $67.51
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  • Excavation and Grading Handbook

    Excavation and Grading Handbook

    Excavation and Grading Handbook is an important reference for excavation contractors, specially those testing in Florida for a county license in said trade.
    $33.91
    $33.91
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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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  • Fences and Retaining Walls

    Fences and Retaining Walls

    Fences and Retaining Walls contains all the information needed to successfully install most types of fences. This textbook is a must-have for contractors preparing for their fencing exams.
    $26.87
    $26.87
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Business Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

  • Florida Contractor's Business Procedures Reference Manual

    Florida Contractor's Business Procedures Reference Manual

    This book includes many of the aspects of operating a business related to the construction industry and shows everything there is to know about the proper way to file taxes; what insurance to carry; how to manage daily accounts, and how, when, and why to file a paperwork for a lien.
    $69.43
    $69.43
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  • CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

    CFR (OSHA) Tile 29 Part 1926

    OSHA (CFR 29 Part 1926) is the leading safety reference in the construction industry covering all aspects of construction.
    $36.04
    $36.04
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