Tennessee BC-C Industrial Contractor

Tennessee BC-C Industrial Contractor

State Requirements and Application

Test Information

Reciprocity

Permitted Work

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Tennessee BC-C Industrial Contractor Reference Book Set

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State Requirements & Application

* A license is required when the total cost or contract amount is $25,000 or more.

Monetary limits for each license as follows:

* 10 times working capital OR 10 times net worth – whichever is LESS

* If the requested monetary limit is $1,500,000 or less, a reviewed financial statement is required.

* If the requested monetary limit is greater than $1,500,000, an audited financial statement is required.

* A license is not granted solely on meeting one requirement.  All requirements must be met (exams, financials, experience, etc) and all information submitted is considered

Board Contact Information: 

Board for Licensing Contractors
4th Floor, Davy Crockett Tower
500 James Robertson Pkwy.
Nashville, TN 37243-1150

Phone: 800.544.7693
Website: 
http://www.tn.gov/regboards/contractors/

Fees: The application fee for a new contractor's license in Tennessee is $250. To obtain a license application and other forms for Tennessee go to https://apps.tn.gov/licenses-app/view?id=1026


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Test Information

Test Information: This test covers information in 9 subject areas. The questions are created from content in the 14 book set shown below the following chart. 
Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin.

Applicants must also pass a separate Tennessee contractor's exam on Business Law and Project Management.


Exam Information
Exam Fee $55
Number of Questions 72
Passing Score 73% or 53 Questions
Time Limit 180 Minutes

Subject Area Number of Questions
Sitework, Footings and Foundation 5
Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement 18
Masonry 6
Carpentry 4
Metals 13
Roofing 4
Associate Trades 4
OSHA Safety 5
General Code, Plan Reading, and Estimating 13

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Exam Information
Exam Fee $106
Number of Questions 115
Passing Score 70% or 81 Questions
Time Limit 330 Minutes

Subject Area Number of Questions


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Reciprocity

Tennessee has established reciprocity as follows - AL (BC-B, BC-A), AR (All licenses), GA (BC-B), LA (All licenses), MS (Unlimited), NC (BC-A, BC-B, BC-A,B), SC (All commercial licenses), NASCLA (BC-B). For more information visit https://www.tn.gov/assets/entities/commerce/attachments/ContBLCReciprocationwithTN.pdf.

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Permitted Work

A contractor under this classification is authorized to bid on and contract for the erection, alteration, repair and demolition of buildings or structures used for industrial production, and service, such as manufacturing plants. May also take a BC combined exam to cover all building trades.
http://www.tn.gov/assets/entities/commerce/attachments/ContClassificationOutlineWeb.pdf

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