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  • Limited Residential Contractor – BC-A/r (PSTCC)

    $329.99

    Contractors may apply for a Limited License with a BC-A/r classification, which restricts residential contractors to building in the amount of $125,000 or less. In lieu of the exams, they may attend a course at a community college. All other application requirements must be fulfilled, including a personal board interview. This course is offered online through Pellissippi State Community College. PSTCC will issue a certificate upon completion. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,…

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  • Limited Residential Contractor – BC-A/r LLC (SWTCC)

    $329.99

    Contractors may apply for a Limited License with a BC-A/r classification, which restricts residential contractors to building in the amount of *$125,000 or less. In lieu of the exams, they may attend a course at a community college. All other application requirements must be fulfilled, including a personal board interview. This course is offered online through Southwest Tennessee Community College. SWTCC will issue a certificate upon completion. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over…

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  • Limited Residential Contractor – BC-A/r (RSCC)

    $329.99

    Contractors may apply for a Limited License with a BC-A/r classification, which restricts residential contractors to building in the amount of $125,000 or less. In lieu of the exams, they may attend a course at a community college. All other application requirements must be fulfilled, including a personal board interview. This course is offered online through Roane State Community College. RSCC will issue a certificate upon completion. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 cla…

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  • State Licensed Contractor Application Processing

    Tennessee Application Processing

    $249.99$299.99

    @HomePrep Application Processing is here to ensure your application to become a state licensed contractor gets filled out correctly and promptly. We provide a professional service ensuring your privacy and comfort throughout the entire process. Following your purchase of the Tennessee Application Processing our AP Coordinator will contact you to discuss the next steps. If you have any questions please call us at 800-952-0910. We look forward to working with you.

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Requirements To Complete

About This License

BCA/r contractors are authorized to bid on and contract for construction, remodel, repair, or improvement of a single family dwelling. The monetary limit assigned cannot exceed $125,000.

Requirements to Obtaining Your License

Contractors may apply for a Limited License with a BC-A/r classification, which restricts residential contractors to building in the amount of *$125,000 or less. In lieu of the exams, they may attend a course at a community college.

All other application requirements must be fulfilled, including a personal board interview. The BC-A/r licensee cannot exceed their monetary limit; there is not a 10% tolerance. In addition, they cannot joint venture with another licensed contractor to combine monetary limits. The contractor's monetary limit must cover the total project, which includes: land, labor, materials and equipment, as well as profit.

Applying For Your License

An application for licensure can be obtained from the Tennessee Board for Licensing Contractors by calling 1-800-544-7693.

Exam Details

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Books and References for the Exam

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Exam Review Education

This course covers a variety of topics essential to beginning your career as a licensed contractor.

  • OSHA / Safety
  • Blue Prints Analysis
  • Business Management
  • Employee Management
  • TN Laws and Rules
  • International Residential Code
  • and more...

Continuing Education

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Reciprocity Agreement

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How It Works

1

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

2

Purchase Exam Prep materials.

3

Schedule and pass your state exams.

4

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