Virginia Contractor Pre-License Courses


As the leading DPOR approved online contractor training provider, we are experienced in helping students successfully complete the education requirements in order to obtain a Virginia contractor's license.

How Do I get My Virginia Contractor License?


To Get Your Virginia Contractor Business License:

  1. Complete an 8 hour business training course.
  2. Choose the appropriate Class and Specialty for your license.
  3. Pass the required state exam. Required exams are based on the Class and Specialty of the license.
  4. Complete and submit the DPOR application with state fee.

Virginia Contractor DPOR Provider Id: 2730000291


VA Business License (Class C)

8 Hour Course $ 89.00

All prospective contractors are required to take the 8 hour business class.

The class C license is for those individuals that work on single projects that total less than $9,999 and do not have more than $150,000 in contracts annually.

Our Virginia BFC Course Number is: 2731001867


VA Business License (Class A/B) Deluxe

8 Hour Course $ 189.00

Our 8 hour business class A/B course is designed to fully prepare you to take and pass your contractors business exam. We provide the main book you will want/need in this course. We also provide the links to any other reference material you may need.

This Course Includes:

  • NASCLA contractors guide book
  • Part 1 - Virginia Portion (Rules and Regulations)
  • Part 2 - General Portion
  • Part 3 - Advanced Portion
  • Links to obtain the optional books
  • Examination information

VA Business License (Class A/B) Basic

8 Hour Course $ 129.00

Our 8 hour business class A/B course is designed to fully prepare you to take and pass your contractors business exam.We developed this course to provide a cheaper alternative when trying to obtain your license. You can purchase this book free course and get started today! We do recommend purchasing the books and using them with the course, but it is not required. We provide links to obtain your books, only one of which you have to buy.

This Course Includes:

  • Part 1 - Virginia Portion (Rules and Regulations)
  • Part 2 - General Portion
  • Part 3 - Advanced Portion
  • Links to obtain the optional books
  • Examination information

VA Residential Building Contractor (RBC) Specialty Deluxe

8 Hour Course $ 259.00
We offer exam prep courses for one of the most common contractor specialties, the Residential Builder Contractor. The exam prep course includes 17 targeted quizzes that will help you prepare for the individual parts of the exam and one randomized pre-test that can be taken as many times as you need. This ensures that you are ready to tackle the exam when the time comes. This Deluxe course includes the International Residential Code and Glencoe Carpentry & Building Construction books. We will ship those to you within 3-5 days.

VA Business License (Class C) & Residential Building Contractor (RBC) Package

8 Hour Course $ 289.00

The Class C license is for those individuals who work on single projects that total less than $9,999 and do not have more than $150,000 in contracts annually. With the RBC specialty you can cut into walls, tear them down or move them. You can expand the footprint of a floor plan or build additions of any size. The RBC allows you to work on any part of the dwelling, from the foundation to the roof. This package also includes the 2012 IRC textbook, Carpentry & Construction textbook and practice exam. All for only $289!


VA Residential Building Contractor (RBC) Specialty Basic

8 Hour Course $ 189.00
We offer exam prep courses for one of the most common contractor specialties, the Residential Builder Contractor. The exam prep course includes 17 targeted quizzes that will help you prepare for the individual parts of the exam and one randomized pre-test that can be taken as many times as you need. This ensures that you are ready to tackle the exam when the time comes. This course includes the International Residential Code book. We will ship that to you within 3-5 days.

Pre License State Approval Letters

COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA 

DEPARTMENT OF PROFESSIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL REGULATION

 

Mike Melvin

@ 1s t  Attempt 205 Fruitdale Dr

Grants Pass, OR 97527

 

RE: Education Provider Registration

 

Application Dear Applicant:

 

The Committee of the Board for Contractors reviewed the Education Provider Registration/Course Approval  Application for @ 1s t  Attempt at its meeting on July 25, 2011. The Committee's recommendation was adopted by the Board at its meeting on July 26, 2011, and the application was approved. Your Education Provider Number is 2730000291.  Following you will find your course approval  info:

 

Course Name

Course Type

Contact Hours

Credit Hours

Course Approval Number

Method of Instruction

Virginia Pre-License

PRE-L

8

8

2731000074

Online

Virgnia Remedial Ed

REM

8

8

2732000044

Online

 

The Board' s regulations require electronic transmittal of Pre-LI Rem course completion data to the Board office within seven (7) days of the completion of each individual  course. The reporting form and instructions for use will be transmitted via email within the next few days.

Please note that a course that has been approved by the Board may not be substantially aitered. If a change occurs 1hal would moJify the content or time: allocations sta led in the course outline or change any of the stated course topics, you must submit an application    for approval of the new/revised course.  In addition, please notify the Board of any  changes in administrative information (i.e., name, location, instructors, fees, course material, etc.) and transmit your course schedule to the Board as classes are scheduled.

Should you need additional information or assistance, please feel free to contact the Education Staff at (804)  367-2224.

Sincerely,
Leas A. Roth