A contractor's license is generally required in Virginia (VA) for any construction work in excess of $1,000. An individual license is issued to those who want to do work with plumbing, electrical, and HVAC, at the master and journeyman levels.
Whether you are needing to pass your State exam or complete your 8 Hour Pre-Licensing course, we offer online training for you.
We offer fully State approved online continuing education for you to renew your tradesman license. Fast, Easy, Affordable.
All of the required books for your State exam are available with a variety of shipping speeds.
The first step to obtaining your license is to complete an 8 Hour Pre-Licensing Course. This course is required for all potential contractors.
Contractor License/Exam Review
To be a Class A or Class B Contractor, individuals must also pass an examination on the regulations of the board and on business management practices. You are also required to pass an examination specific to your type of work. Pre-approval to sit for the exam by the Board is required.
In order to become a Master or Journeyman, you must first pass the appropriate trade exam. Pre-approval to sit for the exam by the Board is required.
The following tradesmen CEU courses are now available online and are full state approved.
Applications for licensure can be obtained from the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation State Board for Contractors by calling (804) 367-8511. Examinations can be scheduled through PSI by calling (800) 733-9267. Please select the license/examination that you are interested in.
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