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Virginia Commercial Building Contractor (CBC) specialty exam prep
You must be pre-approved by the Board for Contractors to take a specialty exam.
Below is the Experience Verification Form for the Qualified Individual who will be taking the test.
This form, along with the contractor license application form, must be submitted to the Board to get the pre-approval to register to take the specialty test at PSI.
PLAN AHEAD:experience verification and pre-approval for specialty tests is taking at least 2 to 6 months - and that's AFTER you take the Prelicense course, pass the Business Exam, and submit your application and experience forms!
Get your pre-approval before you take our Virginia CBC course.
When you get the pre-approval for CBC from the Board for Contractors,
call 703-922-9228 or fill out the ON DEMAND request form (click here)
to schedule the test preparation course
$800 includes borrowing the books - return within 3 weeks or an extra $600 will be charged
bring pen & paper to take notes - we provide everything else
Commercial building contractors (CBC)means those individuals whose contracts include construction, remodeling, repair, improvement, removal, or demolition on real property owned, controlled, or leased by another person of commercial, industrial, institutional, governmental, and accessory use buildings or structures.
The CBC classification does not provide for electrical, plumbing, HVAC, or gas fitting services and does not allow construction, repair, or improvement of dwellings and townhouses as defined by the USBC.
For the CBC, two choices are availble:
NASCLA National Commercial Building Contractor Exam, which is valid in 13 states, is accepted by Virginia.
Virginia CBC Exam, valid in Virginia.
TheCBCcan be added to Class A, B, or C licenses. The CBC classification includes the following specialties:
BSC - Billboard/Sign Contracting
CEM - Concrete Contracting
CIC - Commercial Improvement Contracting
FIC - Farm Improvement Contracting
LSC - Landscape Service Contracting
MCC - Marine Facility Contracting
BRK - Masonry Contracting
IBC - Industrialized Building Contracting
PTC - Painting and Wallcovering Contracting
RFC - Recreational Facility Contracting
ROC - Roofing Contracting
POL - Swimming Pool Construction Contracting
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Classroom Address: 6564 Loisdale COURT, Suite 600, Springfield, Virginia 22150