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Georgia Utility Manager with Business Law online

Utility manager means any individual who is employed by a utility contractor to have oversight and charge of the construction, erection, alteration, or repair of utility systems.


Only the Utility Manager is allowed to do the hands-on work. Other licenses are needed to supervise and to contract.


 A Utility Contractor License is needed to bid, advertise, contract and pull permits. An exam is not needed to acquire the license. A Utility Contractor must fill out an application, meet the qualifications, pay a $50 fee and have a licensed Utility Manager in his employ.


A Utility Foreman license is needed to supervise utility construction. An exam is not required for the Foreman license. One must fill out an application and meet the requirements.

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Required Books 

The list of references located below have been used to create the exam questions and are used in our preparation seminar.

In addition to the books listed under "Reference Materials" on this page, there are also downloadable documents that you are allowed to take into the exam room with you. To view and download these documents, simply click on the link below. We also sell these two documents at our cost to produce.


Employer"s Tax Guide, Circular E


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  • Pre-approval from the state is required to sit for the examination.
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Please note that the Georgia Business and Law exam is also required to be passed to obtain your contractors license, however it is incorporated into the exam.
  • You must have held a utility foreman license for 3 years or had the equivalent experience in another state.

  • NOTE: Applicants are also required to complete a Board approved safety-training course that is a minimum of 7hrs. to obtain a license.
  • Applicants for Utility Manager must show at least two (2) years of experience as a licensed utility foreman in the State of Georgia or equivalent experience from another state as a manager or foreman in the field and at least three (3) years total experience for the construction, erection, alteration, or repair of utility systems at least five feet underground.
  • You must submit a notarized letter on company letterhead from the employers listed below to verify your experience record in the field for the minimum duration required for certification

Utility manager means any individual who is employed by a utility contractor to have oversight and charge of the construction, erection, alteration, or repair of utility systems.

Only the Utility Manager is allowed to do the hands-on work. Other licenses are needed to supervise and to contract.

 A Utility Contractor License is needed to bid, advertise, contract and pull permits. An exam is not needed to acquire the license. A Utility Contractor must fill out an application, meet the qualifications, pay a $50 fee and have a licensed Utility Manager in his employ.

A Utility Foreman license is needed to supervise utility construction. An exam is not required for the Foreman license. One must fill out an application and meet the requirements.

Information & Applications for Underground Utilities may be obtained from:

 Construction Industry Licensing Board

237 Coliseum Drive

Macon, GA 31217

Phone (478)207-2440 

An approval letter will be sent by the Board to applicants who are approved to sit for the exam. If approved, AMP (testing vendor) will provide you a Candidate Information Bulletin, which includes an outline of topics covered in the examination. Applicants are responsible for submitting a scheduling form and correct fee to AMP by the posted deadline. The deadline dates are available on the board website. 

 Approximately 2 Weeks Prior to the Examination You will receive an Admission Notice from AMP, giving the date and location of the examination, as requested on the AMP-GA10 form. If you received an approval letter from the Board, but do not receive an admission notice, Contact AMP at (800) 345-6559. 

 Upon completion of the Examination results will be sent to applicants by AMP. Applicants who failed the exam must submit a re-exam application with the Board. Applicants will also receive a new Examination Scheduling Form from AMP to apply for another examination date.

 

App. Deadline                 Exam Registration Date       Exam Window

 

Feb. 13, 2019                       Mar. 25, 2019                   May 6-18, 2019

 

May 29, 2019                        Jul. 29, 2019                      Sept. 9-21, 2019

 

 Oct. 2, 2019                                   TBA                                       TBA

 

Important Contacts

Information & Applications for Conditioned Air, Electrical, Low Voltage, Plumbing & Utilities as well as information for Building Contractors licenses may be obtained from:

Construction Industry Licensing Board
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217
(478) 207-2440

The State Testing Agency is PSI


PSI Licensure: Certification
ATTN: Examination Registration GA
3210 E Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(800) 733-9267

www.psiexams.com
To schedule an exam for any Technical Trade License (Electrical, Low Voltage, Conditioned Air, Plumbing, Gas) contact:

AMP
800-345-6559
Attn: GACILB
18000 W. 105th Street
Olathe, KS 66061
www.goamp.com
Fax: 913-895-4650
Georgia currently has no reciprocity agreement for the Utility Manager License

Contractors must complete at least four (4) hours of continuing education per year. Applications for renewal must document completion of education.

The testing company is AMP.

  • The exam is offered throughout the year. It is an open book, timed test with weighted questions and a 4-hour time limit.
  • The Utility Manager exam has 80 questions. (plus 15 pre-test questions)
  • It is a two-part test with Business and Law type questions and technical questions.
  • All questions are multiple-choice. A score of 70% is required to pass the exam.
  • The exam fee is $143.

    If you should fail the exam twice, you must complete a state approved training course before testing again.

    Approximately six (6) weeks after the examination, score reports will be mailed. Examination scores cannot be released over the telephone, so please do not call the Board Office for this purpose. Passing candidates will receive their examination score, while failing candidates will receive their examination score and subscores in the major examination content areas. Subscores will be provided for the examination major content areas listed in the bulletin.

    Veterans may have 5 to 10 points added to their exam scores by submitting documentation that they served a minimum of one year in active duty status and must have served during a period of conflict or war for a minimum of 90 days. Or, discharged for an injury or illness that occurred in the line of duty and the disability is officially rated.

The Examination questions pertain to the following categories: 

  • Regulations, Laws and Administrative Functions Comply with Laws
  • Comply with Regulations
  • Installation and Servicing
  • Technical Functions
  • Job Planning and Start-Up
  • Line Work
  • Concrete Work and Testing
  • Process Equipment Installation and Testing
  • Safety and Quality Control Programs

American Contractors offers a 2-day seminar to prepare for the Georgia Utility Manager and we carry all of the references for the Georgia Utility Manager State Contractors license exam. Please contact is for more information.