- Understand the basic requirements.
- Obtain industry experience.
- Decide on your license type.
- Apply for the exam.
- Sign up for a test.
- Study for the exam.
- Register for liability insurance.
- Obtain your license.
What is the easiest contractors license to get?
The easiest kind of contractor's license is a Class “B” Contractor's License. This license allows you to do general contracting work. There are also licenses for specialty contracting work called a Class “C” Contractor's License. These are for jobs like plumbing or electrical.
How long does it take to get a contractors license in Oregon?
Complete the 16-hour pre-license training and take the exam. Select a Responsible Managing Individual to complete the training and exam. Find a list of approved pre-license educators here. Once you have taken the training, you will be directed to take the test from your pre-license training provider.
How long does it take to get a contractors license in Tennessee?
Approximately 4 to 6 weeks
License Approval - It takes approximately 4 to 6 weeks to be granted a license (do NOT contract, bid or offer prior to obtaining a license). Board review and approval is required. A license may be issued prior to the next Board meeting if approved by the Board.
What degree is best for a contractor?
General Contractor Requirements and Job Description
|Bachelor's degree; apprenticeships are also available
|Education Field of Study
|Construction management, engineering, construction science
|Leadership, interpersonal, problem-solving, time management
What can you do with a Michigan builders license?
This license is for contractors who wish to do any sort of contracting work on either a residential or a combination of residential and commercial buildings. This license covers demolition, home improvement, replacement, alterations, and repairs.