Georgia Business Law and Project Management

Georgia Business Law and Project Management

State Requirements and Application

Test Information

Reciprocity

Permitted Work

Georgia Business Law and Project Management Complete Course

This course covers the required Georgia Contractor Business and Law exam. It has everything you need to pass your exam: prep course,reference book,printed book tabs,audio cd,and a printed study guide.


Georgia Business Law Prep Course

This course is for the Georgia General Contractor Business and Law exam. If you already have the book, this is what you need. The program consists of online presentations of the reference book and includes practice exams and online printable study guide.



Georgia Business Law & Project Management 2nd Edition Book

NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law, and Project Management, Georgia Edition. This book is for the Georgia Business and Law Exam for State Builder Contractor Licenses. The exam based on this book is also required for various other State Licenses.

State Requirements & Application

*Any prime contractor or sub contractor working on projects where the cost of labor and materials is more than $2,500 is required to have the appropriate license.

* Only the General Contractor license has a minimum net worth requirement. The minimum net worth for a GC unlimited is $150,000 and a GC Limited Tier must have a minimum net worth of $25,000.

* The General Contractor must have at least $500,000 worth of general liability insurance.

Board Contact Information:

Professional Licensing Board Division
237 Coliseum Dr.
Macon, GA 31217-3858

Phone: 478.207.2440
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:30pm
Website:
http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/?section=licensing

Frequently Asked Questions: http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/46/faq

Fees: The application fee for a new prime contractor license is $300. The renewal fee is $200. The application fee for a subcontractor is $150. To obtain a Georgia contractor license application and other forms for Georgia go to http://sos.ga.gov/cgi-bin/plbforms.asp?board=49

Veteran Preference: Veterans who served during war time or who have permanent disability may qualify for up to 10 Veteran Preference points. Contact the board to see if you qualify.

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Test Information

Test Information: This open book test covers information over 9 subject areas. The questions are created from content in the Georgia Business Law book.
Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin.

Exam Information
Exam Fee $60
Number of Questions 50
Passing Score 70% or 35 Questions
Time Limit 120 Minutes

Subject Area Number of Questions
Licensing Requirements 5
Estimating and Bidding 7
Business Organization and Financial Management 7
Tax Laws 5
Labor Laws 5
Project Management and Lien Laws 6
Contracts 6
Risk Management 4
Environmental and Safety 5

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Reciprocity

Georgia has established reciprocity with Louisiana, and Tennessee. The NASCLA exam serves as your trades exam in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, West Virginia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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Permitted Work

Business Law and Project Management Exam is required in the state of Georgia for Residential and Commercial Contractors.

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