PSI Tennessee BC-A,B-Combined-Residential/Commercial Contractor Certification Package
mandatory business exam
the exam consists of 100 question and you get 300 minutes to complete the test. the minimum passing score is 73%.
The reference material listed below was used to prepare the questions for this examination. The examination may also contain questions based on trade knowledge or general industry practices. Except for Code books, you can base your answers on later editions of references as they become available. For Code questions, the examinations will be based only on the edition of the Code book that is listed. Candidates may use a silent, nonprinting, non-programmable calculator in the examination center.
Candidates may also use a construction calculator.
This examination is OPEN BOOK.
The following reference materials are allowed in the examination center:
International Building Code, 2012
International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2012
Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA)
Carpentry and Building Construction, 2010 or 2016 (Student Edition)
Roofing Construction and Estimating
Modern Masonry - Brick, Block, Stone
Pipe and Excavation Contracting
Gypsum Construction Handbook, 7th edition, 2014
Technical Digest No. 9 – Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, 3rd Edition, 2008
SDI Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2006, 2nd Edition
Placing Reinforcing Bars, 2011, 9th Edition
Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures,
Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning - Level 1 Field Fundamentals, 2003, 3rd Edition
Erectors' Manual - Standards and Guidelines for the Erection of PreCast Concrete Products, 1999, 2nd Edition
ACI 530/530.1-11 or ACI 530/530.1-13 (2011 or 2013)
ACI 318-11 or ACI 318-14 (2011 or 2014)