South Carolina Building Contractor (Limited) License

"Building Contractor (Limited)" covers for Group #1, #2, and #3 limitations to construct or remodel commercial or residential buildings. Construction is limited to 3 stories in height. Licensees under this classification may perform ancillary work, including grading, associated with the building or structure which the licensee has been engaged to construct. However, if a project includes work performed under a Mechanical Contractor sub-classification or any of these license subclassifications, the licensee must have a license in the appropriate license classification or subclassification to perform the work: Swimming Pools, Bridges, Boring and Tunneling, Water and Sewer Lines, Pipe Lines, Railroad Lines, Specialty Roofing, Marine, Water and Sewer Plants, and Asphalt Paving.

Building Contractor (Limited) Courses

Building Contractor (Limited) Exams

Building Contractor (Limited) Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: PSI
  • Hours Allotted: 5h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 80
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Sitework
    • Concrete
    • Masonry
    • Metals
    • Carpentry
    • Thermal and Moisture Protection
    • Doors and Windows
    • Finishes
    • Safety
    • General Code, Plan Reading and Estimating

Building Contractor (Limited) Business Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: PSI
  • Hours Allotted: 2h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 50
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Business Management
    • Estimating and Bidding
    • Contracts and Agreements
    • Project Management
    • Insurance and Bonding
    • Safety Recordkeeping and Reporting
    • Labor Laws and Employment Regulations
    • Financial Management
    • Tax Laws
    • Liens
    • Environmental Laws and Regulations

Building Contractor (Limited) Book Set

The book set includes all required references for the Building Contractor (Limited) exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • SOUTH CAROLINA BUILDING (LIMITED) - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $569.96
  • SOUTH CAROLINA BUILDING (LIMITED) - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $669.96

Building Contractor (Limited) Trade Books

Building Contractor (Limited) Business Books