Residential Builders Commission
110 Centerview Dr, Columbia SC
Tel: (803) 896-4696
Administrator: Janet Baumberger
Board Staff: Allison Baker
Board Staff: Bonny Sweat
Individuals interested in becoming licensed or registered as a Residential Builder, Residential Specialty Contractor or Home Inspector by Examination must take a two-part examination for licensure in South Carolina.
Prior to application submission, applicants must have one year of Commission-approved experience under the supervision of a licensee in the trade in which they are applying in order to be eligible to take the examination for licensure.
Individuals wishing to sit for the examination must first submit an application with the Commission for review/approval. The Commission will notify the applicant and PSI once an applicant has been approved to take the examination. The applicant will contact PSI to schedule the examination.
Here are the Residential Specialty Contractor Applications:
- Residential Specialty Contractor Electrical License
- Residential Specialty Contractor Heating and Air Conditioning
- Residential Specialty Contractor Plumbing License
- Residential Specialty Contractor Registration Application
- Residential Home Builders License Application
They have reciprocity with Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Utah
Effective January 1, 2019 All Candidates Must Pass The Business Management And Law For Home Inspectors Examination In Addition To The Home Inspector Examination.
More information can be found in the Frequently Asked Questions