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Florida Principles & Practices - $250
Class OR Webinar




Florida Principles and Practices: This test is provided through the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation for those involved with the Administration of Building Departments, Code Enforcement Personnel, or Similar Department Managers. This test is REQUIRED (in addition to passing the appropriate ICC examination) in order to obtain the "Florida Standard Certificate" for inspectors, plans examiners, and code officials. You MUST apply to DBPR for approval to take this exam.

Reference Materials

Various State Statutes and Administrative Codes are required for this test. See the state's Candidate Information Brochure for more details or to apply. You may order the references as a 'P&P package' at Contractors Library.

Testing Knowledge

Questions are based upon content contained in the reference materials and from common administrative and legal knowledge. They are structured to cover a wide range of administrative and legal topics such as: Administrative Law; Property Law; Planning; Supervising Code Personnel; Negligent Wrongdoing; Discipline; Working with the Public at Large; and General Liability in order to ensure compliance with governing Building, Plumbing, Mechanical, and Electrical Codes.

This test is a 2 1/2 hour exam consisting of 50 questions.

How We Prepare You to Pass Your Exam:

The seminar will teach you how to pass your Principles & Practices exam -- the first time! Students will discuss building construction standards, CILB and ECLB and other board rules and regulations, liquefied petroleum gas, fire prevention, flood insurance, motor vehicle licenses, workers compensation, and construction lien laws.

At the conclusion of the day, students will have covered the required information for the Florida Principles & Practices examination.

Students have access to unlimited simulated practice exams online (inspector) or written practice test questions (plans examiner) following class at no additional charge. Access to online materials are available for 30 DAYS following student sign-up (or online only) or class date (classroom/live webinar).

Continuing Education Credit

This CLASSROOM COURSE provides up to 7 hours of continuing education credit for persons licensed under the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board, Building Code Inspectors and Administrators Board (through the CILB), and Electrical Contractors License Board. Others license boards, classifications, and professions may qualify for approval in Florida or other States. CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THOSE THAT ATTEND LIVE OR RECORDED WEBINARS.

DBPR Provider # 0001189

Florida Construction Laws and Rules
CILB: Course # 0007769 (4 hrs. general, 1 safety, 1 workers comp, 1 business)
ECLB: Course #0007227 (1 safety, 1 workers comp, 5 business)
BCAI:  All courses approved by CILB/ECLB are reciprocated as "general" hours

Schedule and Pricing

Course are available in CLASSROOM, SIMULTANEOUS LIVE WEBINARS via the internet, or RECORDED WEBINARS. Classes are held at our Learning Center located in Hudson, Florida 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  The course fee is $250 for either format. Instruction and online simulated exams (bring your own exam references) will be available for THIRTY DAYS from enrollment. If you wish to RE-TAKE this course after the 30 days has expired, there is a $150 Re-take Fee. Students must have their own code or other reference material required for the test - reference materials can be purchased from the Contractors Library.

Days Seminar Date(s) Location
July 14, 2016
August 26, 2016
September 8, 2016
October 7, 2016
November 17, 2016

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