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Hawaii General Building

This exam covers a broad range of activities performed by a General Contractor. Examination questions are based on research of accepted business and trade practices as determined by surveyed current professionals in the field of General Building.

Every aspect of commercial, residential and  public works construction is regulated at the state level.

 

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Required Books 

The associated list of references have been used to create exam questions but are NOT ALLOWED into the testing center. We no longer carry the 2003 International Building Code however the 2006 edition is available Individuals testing should be familiar with the information contained in these references.

Add All Required Books to Cart ($1468.50)

The Business Law exam is also required, in addition to the General Building exam.

Applications for licensure must be submitted to the Board by the 20th of the month for review by the Board during the following month. (The Board does not review applications or meet in December)

Once the application is approved, the qualifying individual or responsible managing employee must successfully complete the appropriate licensing examinations.

Upon completion of the exam process, the applicant must submit license fees, and proof of liability and workers compensation insurance.

Four-years of supervisory experience, within the last ten years, are required.

Prior to licensure, applicants must submit a certificate of insurance for worker's compensation and a certificate of insurance from their insurer showing liability coverage in the following amounts:

Property Damage = $50,000 per occurrence

Bodily Injury = $100,000 per person/$300,000 per occurrence

This exam covers a broad range of activities performed by a General Contractor. Examination questions are based on research of accepted business and trade practices as determined by surveyed current professionals in the field of General Building.

Every aspect of commercial, residential and  public works construction is regulated at the state level.

 

Applications can be obtained from :

Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs

Professional and Vocational Licensing Division

PO Box 3469

Honolulu, HI 96801

808-586-2689

Important Contacts

Applications & licensing information for all types of contractor or individual licenses may be obtained from:

Dept. of Commerce & Consumer Affairs
Professional & Vocational Licensing Division
PO Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
808.586.2689
808.586.3000 fax
To register for an exam, contact:

Prometric
354 Uluniu Street, Suite 308
Kailua, HI 96734
808.261.8182

Hawaii does not have reciprocity agreements with any other states.

Currently, Hawaii does not require continuing Education for its contractors.

This exam is Closed-Book with 80 questions and a 4-hour time limit.

Passing score of 75% is required.

The Business and Law examination is also required.

Exam questions include topics: Plan Reading and Estimating, Sitework and Concrete, Masonry and Carpentry, Metals, Thermal and Moisture Protection, Doors and Windows, Finishes, Safety

The exam fees are $65 per portion, with most classifications requiring 2 portions, one of which is Business Law.

 

Applications for testing can be obtained from:- Prometric at 808-261-8182

American Contractors does not currently offer a preparation seminar for the Hawaii General Building Contractor. Please contact us for more information. (800) 992-1910