Mississippi Contractors License
Since 1993 our company has been helping contractors get their Mississippi state contractors license. With a 99% success rate, our exam prep classes are the best in the industry.
State License Overview
- State Licensing requirements exist for Public, Commercial, and Single-Family Residential construction projects exceeding $50,000.00. Projects consisting of more than 2 single residential homes, more than 1 residential duplex, triplex, or fourplex require licensing regardless of amount.
- Pre-Approval is required for all classifications before testing.
- For additional licensing requirements including experience, financial and bonding requirements, exam information, reference books needed, Reciprocity and Continuing Education Requirements, please select the appropriate License link below.
Mississippi Business & Law
Mississippi Business & Law
We offer the Business and Law examination preparation in the form of a one-day seminar in various cities throughout Mississippi. Except as otherwise provided by law, all initial applicants shall be required to take and successfully pass the business and law portion of the board’s examination and the trade portion where there exists a written or oral examination for same.
Mississippi Business Law and Project Management Online Practice Tests
Our Online practice exam consist of 6 fifty-question tests to help familiarize potential Mississippi Contractors with using the approved reference books as well as the questions and answers they can expect to see when taking the Mississippi Business Law and Project Management exam. Potential Contractors who successfully complete our Online Practice Exams have a high success rate with the Mississippi Business Law and Project Management exam.
Mississippi Residential Contractor License
Mississippi Residential Contractor
Mississippi Electrical Contractor License
Mississippi Electrical Contractor
Mississippi Electrical Contractor means any person who undertakes to, attempts to, or submits a price or bid or offers to construct, supervise, superintend, oversee, direct, or in any manner assume charge of the construction, alteration, repair, improvement, movement, demolition, putting up, tearing down, or furnishing labor together with material and equipment, or installing the same for the wiring, fixtures, or appliances for the supply of electricity to any residential, commercial, or other project, when the cost of the undertaking exceeds the sum of ten thousand dollars.
Mississippi HVAC & Mechanical Contractor License
Mississippi Mechanical Work
Mississippi Plumbing Contractor License
A Journeyman Plumber is permitted to do repair work only.
Mississippi Specialty Trades
Mississippi Concrete Construction for Buildings
Mississippi Heavy Construction Contractor
Mississippi Industrial Plants
Mississippi Insulation (Commercial & Industrial)
All types of contractors are required to pass both the Business Law Exam and the trade exam to obtain a license. The examination for Mississippi Insulation (Commercial and Industrial) License has 50 questions, is multiple-choice, closed book examination that covers all aspects of insulation relating to construction.
Mississippi Municipal & Public Works Construction
The classification of Municipal and Public Works Construction includes the work of the following sub-classifications: Filter plants and water purification; pipe work (gas lines); pipe work (sewer); pipe work (storm drains); pipe work (water lines); power plants; sewer plants or sewer disposal; underground electrical conduit installation; landscaping, grading and beautification and fencing.
Mississippi Painting & Coating (Commercial & Industrial)
The examination for the Mississippi Painting and Coating, Commercial and Industrial License is a 50-question, multiple-choice, closed-book examination covering all aspects of painting and coating relating to construction.
Mississippi Roofing & Sheet Metal, Siding
Our online bookstore offers many of the approved study materials for the Mississippi Roofing and Sheet Metal, Siding License examination. The examination for the Mississippi Roofing and Sheet Metal, Siding License consists of 50 multiple-choice questions covering the various types of roofing application.
Mississippi Streets & Highways
We have developed a set of online practice tests specifically to help prepare you for this state exam. Click Here for information on these tests. We also carry many of the approved references for the Mississippi Streets & Highways exam. To order, click on the ‘More information about these materials’ link to the right.
Mississippi Continuing Education
Mississippi General Contractor Continuing Education
The term of a Building Construction Contractor license shall be one year. All licenses and renewals shall expire December 31st of the year in which they are issued.* Applicant must show 4 hours of continuing education in order to renew this license. *The license is an annual license and becomes invalid on that date unless renewed; however, after a license has expired, the person to whom such license was issued shall have until the second Tuesday of January next following the expiration date, to file an application for the renewal of such license without the payment of a penalty and without further examination, and any person who makes an application for renewal of a license after the second Tuesday of January next following the expiration date of the license may, at the discretion of the subcommittee, have his license renewed after paying the required fee.
Residential Contractor Only
Mississippi Basic Accounting and Contract Law Continuing Education
The purpose of this course is to introduce the attendee to the basic concepts of bookkeeping and accounting. While the terms are often used interchangeable, there is a distinct difference in the two terms. While bookkeeping is concerned with recording data in a certain manner, accounting is more concerned with presenting that data in a prescribed standardized way. It will also provide an overview of contracts and contract law. It will cover different types of contracts as well as the process of offering, consideration, and accepting the contract. It will also cover methods of contracts; design/build, turnkey, and prime contracts. This course offers 2 hours of Continuing Education.
Mississippi Osha Admin, Payroll, and FLSA Online Continuing Education
Mississippi Project Management Online Continuing Education
ONLINE Mississippi Residential Contractor Continuing Education, Construction Spanish for Contractors(2hrs)
This 2-hour online course satisfies 2 of the required 4 hours of continuing education for Mississippi Residential Contractors. Course topics cover common construction terms in Spanish, proper pronunciation, and Hispanic culture. This presentation is professionally narrated by a native Spanish-speaking instructor. This allows you to hear phrases properly pronounced and gives you the opportunity to practice pronunciations along with your instructor. Upon completing the course, you will be able to print a certificate of completion. The official policy of the Mississippi Board is not to officially approve or endorse any continuing education providers; However, these course materials have been submitted to the Board and deemed acceptable for their Residential Contractors License.
ONLINE Mississippi Residential Contractor Continuing Education, Math for Contractors(2hrs)
This 2-hour online course satisfies 2 of the required 4 hours of continuing education for Mississippi Residential Contractors. Course topics include converting square yards to square feet, calculating cylindrical volumes, correctly estimating brick and block quantities, and sound computational practices. Upon completing the course, you will be able to print a certificate of completion. The official policy of the Mississippi Board is not to officially approve or endorse any continuing education providers; However, these course materials have been submitted to the Board and deemed acceptable for their Residential Contractors License.