South Carolina Limited Building Contractor

Pursuing a career in the construction field? Study at home for your South Carolina Limited Building Contractor License with our fully online, easy to take, and self-paced course.

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Steps to Success

1. Take the online course at your convenience.
2. At the end of the course, print your certificate of completion.

Exam Review Option Includes
Study Tips
Instructor Support
Highlighting Guides
Practice Exams
Math and Plans
Licensing Information
iOS/Android Tablet and Smartphone Compatible
1 Year of Access

Course Fee: $199.99

About This License

The scope of work includes the construction of commercial or residential buildings that are no greater than 3 stories in height.


Our training is written by Subject Matter Experts and built by Instructional Designers.

No Pass, No Pay

If you are not able to pass your exam on the SECOND attempt, we will refund your course fee. Conditions do apply.

Flexible & Self Paced

Simply login and out as needed. We track your progress.

Mobile Compatible

Our training is built on HTML5 - so you can take it with on your tablet or smartphone.

Lowest Price

We will beat ANY price by 10% for a similar program.

Requirements to Obtaining your License

  • A minimum of 2 years of commercial experience within the last 5 years
  • Please note that the Commercial Business and Law Exam must be passed in addition to the trade exam.

Exam Review, Training, Education

We offer review for the South Carolina Limited Building Contractor Exam through home study/ online course format. The fee for the online class is $199.99. The program takes you through each one of the reference books that the exam is based on showing you exactly what to highlight. After your highlighting is completed with each book, you have the option take an online practice test to reinforce concepts presented. Also, there is an extensive math and plans analysis portion. The program is narrated and animated. Now includes the Business and Law Review. For more information, or to order, contact our office at 1-800-952-0910.

Books and References for the Exam

The following references are permitted to be taken into the examination. These references may be tabbed (with a permanent index tab) and highlighted. They are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

  • Contractors Guide to Quality Concrete
  • Handling & Erection of Steel Joists & Girders
  • International Building Code 2015
  • Modern Masonry
  • OSHA 1926
  • Pipe & Excavation Contracting
  • Carpentry and Building Construction
  • Roofing Construction and Estimating

Exam Details

  • 80 questions and a time limit of 4 hours
  • A score of 70% (56 questions correct) is needed to pass.
  • Exam fee is $75
  • To schedule an examination, contact PSI Examination services at 1-800-733-9267.

Continuing Education

There are no requirements for continuing education as of this time.

Applying to Get Your License

Submit an application to the state licensing board with documentation of your experience, financial information and your passing test scores.

Licensing Board for Contractors
Post Office Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29211
(803) 896-4686

Reciprocity Agreement

Agreement with Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Utah.

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