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Tennessee BC-C Industrial

The complete combo package includes:

  • All the books for the Tennessee Industrial Exam & Business Law
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  • Each Book's Individual Highlighting Presentation
  • Audio tracks for each book to help with some memorization
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    State Requirements & Application

    * A license is required when the total cost or contract amount is $25,000 or more.

    Monetary limits for each license as follows:

    * 10 times working capital OR 10 times net worth – whichever is LESS

    * If the requested monetary limit is $3,000,000 or less, a reviewed financial statement is required.

    * If the requested monetary limit is greater than $3,000,000 an audited financial statement is required.

    * A license is not granted solely on meeting one requirement. All requirements must be met (exams, financials, experience, etc) and all information submitted is considered

    Board Contact Information:

    Board for Licensing Contractors

    4th Floor, Davy Crockett Tower
    500 James Robertson Pkwy.
    Nashville, TN 37243-1150

    Phone: 800.544.7693
    Website:
    Tennessee State Contractors License Board

    Fees: The application fee for a new contractor's license in Tennessee is $250. To obtain a license application and other forms for Tennessee go to Tennessee Contractors Application


    Test Information

    Test Information: This test covers information in 9 subject areas. The questions are created from content in the 14 book set shown below the following chart.
    Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin.

    Applicants must also pass a separate Tennessee contractor's exam on Business Law and Project Management.


    Exam Information
    Exam Fee $55
    Number of Questions 72
    Passing Score 73% or 53 Questions
    Time Limit 210 Minutes

    Subject Area Number of Questions
    Sitework, Footings and Foundation 5
    Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement 18
    Masonry 6
    Carpentry 4
    Metals 13
    Roofing 4
    Associate Trades 4
    OSHA Safety 5
    General Code, Plan Reading, and Estimating 13

    Reciprocity

    Tennessee has established reciprocity as follows - AL (BC-B, BC-A), AR (All licenses), GA (BC-B), LA (All licenses), MS (Unlimited), NC (BC-A, BC-B, BC-A,B), SC (All commercial licenses), NASCLA (BC-B). For more information visit

    Permitted Work

    A contractor under this classification is authorized to bid on and contract for the erection, alteration, repair and demolition of buildings or structures used for industrial production, and service, such as manufacturing plants. May also take a BC combined exam to cover all building trades.
    Tennessee Contractors Permitted Work