Alabama General Contractors
Alabama General Contractors
In Alabama, general contractors working on industrial or commercial projects over $50,000 require a license.
To obtain your license, you'll have to pass two exams and submit an application to the state.
In order to pass the exams, (even though they are open book exams), you'll need a prep course to help guide you through the process. Otherwise, you'll spend months reading 1,000's of unnecessary pages in text books.
Alabama Commercial General Contractor NASCLA
Any contract over $50,000 in Alabama requires an Alabama contractor's license. This license will allow the builder to bid on, build, or modify any type of structure in Alabama except for residential structures. This exam will also serve as your trades exam for Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Virginia. Of those states listed, only Alabama, South Carolina, and Tennessee require a separate license for residential construction.
Alabama Residential Home Builder Contractor
The Alabama Home Builder License allows for the construction of New and Existing Residential homes. A residential Home Builder is one who engages in the construction, remodeling, repair, improvement, or reimprovement of a residential structure where the cost of the undertaking including labor and materials exceeds $10,000, unless the work performed is not within the jurisdiction of the Board.
Alabama Under Four Stories Contractor
Building Construction under Four Stories (BCU4): Shall include the construction of building structures, including modifications thereof, that do not exceed three stories in height, and any roof structure or component of such structure does not exceed fifty feet in height, which are intended for use for shelter, protection, comfort or convenience. This a Commercial License Only you will need to have a separate license for Residential work. BCU4 shall include the excavation and foundations for buildings and work incidental thereto for buildings less than three stories in height. BCU4 shall include interior nonstructural alterations and repairs to existing buildings exceeding three stories in height. In addition to the above BCU4 shall include the construction of building structures, including modifications thereof exceeding three stories in height on projects but only under the direction and supervision of a General contractor or Construction Manager licensed under Building Construction.
Alabama Commercial Business Law and Project Management
The Alabama Commercial Business Law exam is a short 2 hour exam covering information in only 1 book. This exam will cover topics including rules for the Alabama General Contractors Board, types of forms needed for hiring and verifying employee's work status, taxation, lien laws and more.
Alabama Residential Business Law and Project Management
The Alabama Residential Business Law exam is a short 2 hour exam covering information in only 1 book. This exam will cover topics including rules for the Alabama General Contractors Board, types of forms needed for hiring and verifying employee's work status, taxation, lien laws and more.