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Requirements:
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If you have high rise experience building from the ground up, after passing this Nevada contractors exam you will be eligible to receive the B license.

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All others will be eligible for the B-2 license.

*You will also be required to pass the Nevada Business Law exam which must be taken in Nevada.

Board Contact Information:

Southern Nevada Contractors Board
2310 Corporate Circle, Ste 200
Henderson, NV 89074
Phone: 702.486.1100
Fax: 702.486.1190

Northern Nevada Contractors Board
9670 Gateway Dr. Ste 100
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 775.688.1141
Fax: 775.688.1271


Website: http://www.nvcontractorsboard.com/
Frequently Asked Questions: http://www.nvcontractorsboard.com/faq_central.html

Fees:
The contractor's test fees for a Nevada contractor's license are the same regardless of the  classification of license for which you are applying. The fee to apply is $300. 

If your license is approved the license fee is $600 for a two year license.  Nevada does NOT issue one year licenses.  If you are engaged in residential work you must participate in the Residential Recovery Fund.  The Residential Recovery Fund fee is based on the monetary limit placed on the license. The license fee and Residential Recovery Fund fee is due at the time you license is issued and every two years when your license is renewed.  Fees must be paid in full.  There is no payment plan and the Board does not accept partial payments.To obtain a license application and other forms for Nevada go to http://www.nvcontractorsboard.com/pdfs/Forms/License%20Application%20Form.pdf

Test Information  This contractors test covers information in the 12 subject areas below. The questions are created from content in the 20 book set shown below the following chart.
Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin.

Exam Fee:
$106
Number of Questions:
115
Passing Score: 70% or 81 Questions
Time Limit: 5.5 Hours

Subject Area Number of Questions
Planning and Estimating 21
Financial and Project Management 21
Safety 19
Site Construction 15
Concrete 8
Masonry 3
Metals 5
Wood Foundations and Framing 5
Thermal Moisture Protection 4
Doors, Windows, and Glazing 5
Finishes 7
Specialty Equip. and Conveyance Systems 2

Applicants must also pass a separate Contractor Management Survey exam.

Reciprocity:Nevada has established reciprocity with Arizona, California, and Utah after 5 years of holding the license in the other state. The NASCLA exam will serve as your trades exam in Arkansas, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Virginia

Permitted Work: This license allows for the construction or remodeling of buildings or structures for the support, shelter and enclosure of persons, animals, chattels or movable property of any kind, requiring in their construction the use of more than two unrelated building trades or crafts, upon which he/she is a prime contractor and where the construction or remodeling of the business is the primary purpose.

A general building contractor may not perform plumbing, electrical, refrigeration, air-conditioning or fire protection without the appropriate specialty license. A person who exclusively constructs or repairs mobile homes, manufactured homes or commercial coaches is not a general building contractor.

Nevada NASCLA General Contractor Exam Prep Course
Nevada NASCLA Complete Combo
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Nevada NASCLA Complete Combo
Everything you need to pass both your NASCLA trades and business & law exams. Our exam prep course looks and acts just like the real NASCLA Exam. One trades test covers 14 states (GA AL AR LA MS NV NC OR SC TN UT VA USVI WV). The absolute best NASCLA Prep
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General Contractor's Unlimited Full Commercial Trades Exam Prep Course (NASCLA)
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The most comprehensive study course available! Pass your exam on the first try. You'll have instant online access, audio discs, study guides, and unlimited practice exams. See full description below.
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NV NASCLA Exam Preparation Course Complete Book Set
Nevada NASCLA Reference Book Set
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Nevada NASCLA Reference Book Set
Nevada General Builder Contractor License Exam NASCLA Trades. The Contractor Exam Prep. Course is not included.
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Printed NASCLA Book Tabs
Printed NASCLA Book Tabs Optional States
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Printed NASCLA Book Tabs Optional States
Pre-Printed tabs for all 20 books used in the NASCLA Exam. 576 tabs 25 sheets. Each tab set includes blank tabs for additional customization.
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ACI 318-11 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary, 2011
ACI 318-11 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary, 2011
Price: $196.50
ACI 318-11 Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary, 2011
ISBN: 9780870317446 The Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete covers the materials, design, and construction of structural concrete used in buildings and where applicable in non building structures.
Carpentry and Building Construction
Carpentry & Building Construction
Price: $105.95
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Carpentry & Building Construction
ISBN-10: 0078797845 ISBN-13: 978-0078797842 PSI Exam reference book. You can take this book into most exams. By Feirer & Feirer. 2010 edition.
Construction Jobsite Management 4th
Construction Jobsite Management, 4th Edition
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Construction Jobsite Management, 4th Edition
Keep up to management standards with the Construction Jobsite Management, 4th Edition. ISBN-10: 130508179X | ISBN-13: 9781305081796 PSI reference for NASCLA Accredited exam
Construction Project Management 4th
Construction Project Management 4th
Price: $181.90
Construction Project Management 4th
ISBN-10: 0132877244 ISBN-13: 978-0132877244 Construction Project Management 4th Edition
Green Building Fundamentals
Green Building Fundamentals
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Green Building Fundamentals
ISBN-10: 0135111080 ISBN-13: 978-0135111086 LEED Green Building
The Gypsum Construction Handbook 7th Edition, 2014
Gypsum Construction Handbook
Price: $44.95
Gypsum Construction Handbook
ISBN-10: 1118749847 ISBN-13: 978-1118749845 PSI Exam reference book. GA, SC, AL can take this book into the exam.From USG. Soft cover. 7th Edition.
Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Steel Girders 3rd Ed
Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Steel Girders 3rd Ed
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Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Steel Girders 3rd Ed
ASIN: B002DGNQUA PSI Exam reference book. GA, AL, MS, SC can take this book into the exam.By the Steel Joist Institute. Technical Digest #9
ANSI A117.1-2009 Standard on Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities
ICC/ANSI A117.1-2009 Standard on Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities
Price: $47.95
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ICC/ANSI A117.1-2009 Standard on Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities
ISBN-10: 1580019188 ISBN-13: 978-1580019187 ICC/ANSI A117.1-2009 Standard on Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities is a Reference for NASCLA Accredited Exam
IBC 2015 International Building Code
International Building Code 2015
Price: $134.95
International Building Code 2015
International Building Code 2015 IBC 2015
Modern Masonry 8th edition
Modern Masonry
Price: $92.95
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Modern Masonry
ISBN-10: 1631260952 ISBN-13: 978-1631260957 PSI Exam reference book. By Clois E. Clicklighter. 8th Edition.
NASCLA Business Law and Project Management 12th Edition
NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law & Project Mgt, Basic 12th Edition
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NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law & Project Mgt, Basic 12th Edition
NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law, and Project Management. This book is for the Business and Law Exam for State Builder Contractor Licenses. The exam based on this book is also required for various other State Licenses.
Nevada Business Law Manual
Nevada Construction Business and Law Manual
Price: $77.95
Nevada Construction Business and Law Manual
Nevada Construction Business and Law Manual. This book is for the Nevada Business and Law Exam for State Builder Contractor Licenses. The exam based on this book is also required for various other State Licenses.
OSHA 1926 Construction Industry Regulations Book
OSHA 1926 Construction Industry Regulations Book
Price: $39.95
OSHA 1926 Construction Industry Regulations Book
OSHA, 29 CFR Part 1926 is a PSI Exam reference book required for most license exams
PCI Erectors' Manual - Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Precast Concrete Products
PCI Erectors' Manual - Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Precast Concrete Products
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PCI Erectors' Manual - Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Precast Concrete Products
ISBN-10: 0937040568 ISBN-13: 978-0937040560 PCI Erectors' Manual - Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of Precast Concrete Products is a PSI reference for NASCLA Accredited Exam
Placing Reinforcing Bars, 9th Edition
Placing Reinforcing Bars, 9th Edition
Price: $84.95
Placing Reinforcing Bars, 9th Edition
ASIN: B005GR19C0 PSI Exam reference book. GA, SC & AL NASCLA can take this book into the exam.From CRSI. 9th Edition
Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 9th Edition
Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 9th Edition
Price: $172.95
Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 9th Edition
ISBN-10: 0132495015 ISBN-13: 978-0132495011 This classic text provides an overview of the principles, equipment, materials, and methods applied in the construction of commercial buildings. PSI reference for NASCLA Accredited exam
Roofing Construction & Estimating
Roofing Construction & Estimating
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Roofing Construction & Estimating
ISBN-10: 1572180072 ISBN-13: 978-1572180079 PSI Exam reference book. SC & GA can take this book into the exam.By Daniel Atcheson. 448 pages
The Contractors Guide to Quality Concrete Construction
The Contractors Guide to Quality Concrete Construction
Price: $68.50
The Contractors Guide to Quality Concrete Construction
ISBN-10: 0870311670 ISBN-13: 978-0870311673 PSI Exam reference book. MS, AL, SC & GA & NASLCA can take this book into the exam.From the American Concrete Institute. Soft cover.
Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning
Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning
Price: $98.95
Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning
ISBN-10: 1931085250 ISBN-13: 978-1931085250 PSI Exam reference book. SC, MS, AL, GA NASCLA can take this book into the exam.From the Post Tensioning Institute, Soft cover, spiral bound.
WTCA/BCSI Guide to Handling, Restraining & Bracing Wood Trusses
WTCA/BCSI Guide to Handling, Restraining & Bracing Wood Trusses
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WTCA/BCSI Guide to Handling, Restraining & Bracing Wood Trusses
ASIN: B00CKZCZXI Building Component Safety Information by the WTCA & TPI. 2013 Edition. 99 pages
2016 New NASCLA Updated Books (ACI 318.2011 and CPM 4th)
Price: $342.95
2016 New NASCLA Updated Books (ACI 318.2011 and CPM 4th)
These are the 2 books that will be added on April 1, 2016. At that time the test will have 21 books total.