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    The Arizona Insulation (C-40/R-40) Exam Review covers safety, protective equipment, employer responsibility, estimating and planning, builder’s tips, step-by-step applications and more. The course includes narrated highlighting guides, practice tests, theory, calculations, instructor support and test-taking tips and strategies. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.

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    The Arizona Insulation (C-40/R-40) Complete Package includes the following:

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    • Carpentry and Building Construction 16th Edition
    • 29 CFR OSHA 1926 Construction Industry Regulations & Standards, January 2023 Edition
    • Insulation Handbook
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Requirements To Complete

About This License

This license covers the following work:

  • Insulation materials, including radiant barriers
  • Preformed architectural acoustical materials
  • Insulation protecting materials

Requirements to Obtaining Your License

  • 2 years of experience is required.
  • Please note that the Arizona Statutes and Rules Exam is also required to be passed to obtain your contractor’s license.
  • Workers compensation insurance is required if you employ at least 1 person.

Must carry a Bond 

  • Residential Specialty Contractors:
    • If the scope of work is less than $375,000, the bond must be $4,250
    • If the scope of work is $375,000 or more, the bond must be $7,500
  • Commercial Specialty Contractors:
    • If the scope of work is $150,000 or less, the bond must be $2,500
    • If the scope of work is in excess of $150,000 but not more than $500,000, the bond must be $7,000
    • If the scope of work is in excess of $500,000 but not more than one million, the bond must be $17,500
    • If the scope of work is in excess of one million but not more than five million, the bond must be $25,000
    • If the scope of work is in excess of five million but not more than ten million, the bond must be $37,500
    • If the scope of work is over ten million, the bond must be $50,000


  • Dual license bond amounts are calculated by combining the amount required for residential and commercial.

Applying For Your License

To apply, contact the Arizona Registrar of Contractors at 1-602-542-1525. Licenses are good for 2 years. Licenses are generally granted within 40-60 days.

  • Application fees:
    • C- 40- $580
    • R-40- $720
    • CR-40- $850

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Exam Details

  • The fee for the exam is $66 when taking 1 portion or $116 when taking 2 portions (business management and the trade).
  • The exam has 30 questions and a time limit of 75 minutes.
  • A 70% is required to pass.
  • Topics on the exam include General Knowledge and Theory, Spray-On Application, Batt/Roll Insulation, Blown or Loose-Fill Insulation, Rigid-Board and Reflective Insulation, Vapor Retarders, and OSHA Safety.
  • Examinations can be scheduled through PSI by calling 1-800-733-9267.

Books and References for the Exam

The following references are recommended to study for the examination. They are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

The following references ARE PERMITTED to be used during the exam.

  • OSHA Part 1926
  • Insulation Handbook
  • Carpentry and Building Construction

Exam Review Education

The program takes you through each one of the reference books allowed into the exam, 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.

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How It Works


Obtain pre-approval from the state (if applicable).


Purchase Exam Prep materials.


Schedule and pass your state exams.


Submit to the state your application, licensing fee, and proof of insurance.