Alabama Homebuilder

Training Overview

American Contractors holds a 1 day Seminar for the Alabama Homebuilder that guarantees that you will pass the Alabama Homebuilder license exam & Business Law exam. American Contractors has been holding Seminars to help contractors pass their exam for over 22 years. Sign up today for the Alabama Homebuilder Exam Preparation Seminar!


  • This license is required for Residential Homebuilding and Remodeling contracts when the job exceeds $10,000.
  • Applicants are required to submit a credit report and document experience on the application.
  • Applicants are not required to pass a separate Business Law exam because it is included in the Alabama Homebuilder exam.

Scope of Work

This license includes the construction of any residence or structure which is not over 3 stories in height and which does not have more than 4 units in an apartment complex.

Schedule Info

Location Seminar Date
Athens, AL 5/24/2018
Athens, AL 7/12/2018
Athens, AL 9/27/2018
Athens, AL 11/8/2018

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Seminar Price: $445.00


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To apply, contact the state of Alabama at 1-334-242-2230. Application requests must be made in writing and the fee is $25. The license fee is $205. Applications must be received at least 30 days prior to regular board meeting dates in order to be reviewed at that meeting. The Board meets once per month. The processing time is approximately 60 days.

Home Builders Licensure Board

445 Herron Street

Montgomery, AL 36130 


The State of Alabama has a reciprocity agreement for this license with Tennessee, Mississippi, and Louisiana.


At this time Alabama does not require continuing education for the Homebuilder license.


  • There are two exams. If both exams are taken on the same day the cost is $130.00. If the exams are taken on separate days each exam cost is $80.00.
  • The Alabama HBLB Skill exam is has 80 questions and a time limit of 4 hours.
  • The Alabama HBLB Business Law exam has 40 questions and a 2 hour time limit.
  • A 70% is required to pass.

    Topics on the Business exam include business organization, contract management, estimating & bidding, licensing, estimating and bidding, financial, payroll, labor laws, project management, business organization, safety reporting, and risk management. Topics for the Homebuilder skill exam include plan reading, sitework & foundations, Concrete and reinforcement, masonry, carpentry, roofing, interiro & exterior finishes and associated trades.

  • To schedule your exam contact

    Prov, Inc.

  • 5200 NW 43rd Street, Suite 102-167

    Gainesville, FL   32606

    Toll Free: (866)  720-7768

    Fax: (386) 518-6419

    Office Hrs: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.


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