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A Florida building contractor means a contractor whose services are limited to construction of commercial buildings and single-dwelling or multiple-dwelling residential buildings, which do not exceed three stories in height, and accessory use structures in connection therewith or a contractor whose services are limited to remodeling, repair, or improvement of any size building if the services do not affect the structural members of the building.

Building Contractor Experience Requirements

Your experience must be verifiable!

Education and On the Job Experience:

You must be able to prove one of the following options in order to submit your application to the DBPR.

  1. 4 year construction-related degree from an accredited college and 1 year experience on the job.
  2. 1 year experience as a foreman and not less than 3 years of credits from accredited college-level courses.
  3. 1 year as a worker, 1 year experience as a foreman, and 2 years of credits from accredited college-level courses.
  4. 2 years as a worker, 1 year as a foreman, and 1 year of credits from accredited college-level courses.
  5. 4 years as a worker or foreman of which at least one year must have been as a foreman.

Construction Related Experience:

You must provide experience in the following areas of construction in order to be eligible for this particular license.

  1. Foundation/Slabs greater than 20,000 sqft.
  2. Masonry walls
  3. Steel erection
  4. Column erection
  5. Formwork for structural reinforced concrete
  6. Elevated slabs