Florida Contractor Continuing Education Course Packages

Florida 14 Hour CE Package #1

This 14 hour package fulfills all state Continuing Education requirements for a 2 year renewal cycle for Registered and Certified Contractors .

  • 7 Hr ADA Standards:  Key Features and Elements | Florida Approval #0610639
  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Gable End Anchoring and Framing in High-Velocity Hurricane Zones Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612574
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media!

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$99.00
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Florida 14 Hour CE Package #2

This 14 hour package fulfills all state Continuing Education requirements for a 2 year renewal cycle for Registered and Certified Contractors .

  • 7 Hr Weatherization and Renewable Energy | Florida Approval #0610624
  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Thermal & Moisture Protection:  Keeping the Weather Out Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612612
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media!

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$99.00
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Florida 14 Hour CE Package #3

This 14 hour package fulfills all state Continuing Education requirements for a 2 year renewal cycle for Registered and Certified Contractors .

  • 7 Hr Construction Safety Standards | Florida Approval #0610133
  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Gable End Anchoring and Framing in High-Velocity Hurricane Zones Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612574
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media!

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$99.00
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Florida 14 Hour CE Package #4

This 14 hour package fulfills all state Continuing Education requirements for a 2 year renewal cycle for Registered and Certified Contractors .

  • 7 Hr Contracts, Liability and Risk Management | Florida Approval #0610130
  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Thermal & Moisture Protection:  Keeping the Weather Out Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612612
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media!

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$99.00
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Florida 14 Hour CE Package #5

This 14 hour package fulfills all state Continuing Education requirements for a 2 year renewal cycle for Registered and Certified Contractors .

  • 7 Hr Project Management | Florida Approval #0610131
  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Gable End Anchoring and Framing in High-Velocity Hurricane Zones Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612574
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media!

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$99.00
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Florida 14 Hour CE Package #6

This 14 hour package fulfills all state Continuing Education requirements for a 2 year renewal cycle for Registered and Certified Contractors .

  • 4 Hr Drones in Construction | Florida Approval #0611776
  • 3 Hr Successful Site Design | Florida Approval #0611775
  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Thermal & Moisture Protection:  Keeping the Weather Out Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612612
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media!

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$99.00
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Required Competency including 1 Hour Advanced Module 7 Hr CE

This course fulfills 6 hours of required topics for Florida Registered and Certified Contractors which include lead remediation (Workplace Safety), Lien Law (Business Practices), Worker's Compensation, Construction Laws and Rules, and Wind Mitigation and 1 hour Advanced Module.

  • 6 Hr Required Competency Course | Florida Approval #0610132
  • 1 Hr 2017 Thermal & Moisture Protection:  Keeping the Weather Out Advanced Module | Florida Approval #0612612

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$69.00
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Florida Contractor Continuing Education Courses

2017 ADV Thermal & Moisture Protection: Keeping the Weather Out | Florida Approval #0612612

1 Advanced Credit Hour | Online Course | Instructor:  Roger Peck
Protecting against water damage is a major concern in many building projects in Florida.  Keep your clients dry and your profits high with practical moisture and weather solutions.

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$19.00
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2017 ADV Gable End Anchoring and Framing in High Velocity Hurricane Zones | Florida Approval #612574

1 Advanced Credit Hour | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  Paul Acker
This course is based on the 2017 Florida Building Code changes that surround the most common causes of gable end failure during high-velocity hurricane events which inspection of residential buildings that endured past hurricanes was shown to sustain the most damage.

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$19.00
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Manage Your Way to Big Profits | Florida Approval #0611600

7 General Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  Paul Acker
Learn the responsibilities a construction project manager must be prepared to perform to maximize the earning potential of each and every building project you manage in Florida with this course.

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$69.00
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Estimating and Bidding for Success | Florida Approval #0611018/AIABLTI330

7 General Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  Paul Acker
Calculating a more accurate estimate and bid allows a Florida contractor to get the most out of every job.  Improve your bottom line as we cover all aspects of the bidding process.

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$69.00
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Financial Responsibilities: Effective Business Strategies | Florida Approval #0610623

7 Florida Financial Responsibilities Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell
Here you will learn modern techniques for accurate record keeping and accounting principles essential for any business owner in Florida.  Build a foundation of effective financial strategies that will help you grow your business and manage your funds.

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$69.00
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Contracts, Liabilities and Risk Management | Florida Approval #0610130/AIABLTI302

7 Financial Responsibilities Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat
Get it in writing!  Understanding how to utilize contract law for risk and liability management will protect your Florida business from unscrupulous people.

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$69.00
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Weatherization and Renewable Energy | Florida Approval #0610624/AIABLTI303

7 General Credit Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Rodger Peck
Give yourself an edge in the growing market in Florida for contractors with knowledge about renewable energy building.  Explore the benefits of solar and wind energy and practical solutions that will add to a buildings efficency.

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$69.00
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Construction Safety Standards | Florida Approval #0610133/AIABLTI301

7 Workplace Safety Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat
Creating a safe building site in Florida can only be accomplished when everyone understands their role.  In this course, expert project managers explain the responsibilities of both the employer and the employees.

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$69.00
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Project Management | Florida Approval #0610131/AIABLTI304

7 Business Practice Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat
In this course we take an in-depth look at the responsibilities of a project manager.  Study proven methods experienced contractors and builders use to effectively manage all aspects of a building project in Florida.

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$69.00
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2010 ADA Standards: Key Features and Elements | Florida Approval #0610639/AIABLTI325

7 Accessibility Credit Hours | Online HD Video & Narrated Course | Instructor:  Roger Peck
This course covers the fourth through tenth chapters of the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design and includes on-site, real world examples of various accessible buildings used by both the public and the private sector in Florida.

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$69.00
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2010 ADA Standards: Real World Application | Florida Approval #0610622/AIABLTI312

6 General Credit Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Roger Peck
Accessibility issues are one of the most common reasons a new building will fail inspections in Florida.  Learn the current ADA standards and how to implement them with real world problems and solutions.

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$59.00
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Required Competency | Florida Approval #0610132/AIABLTI322

6 Business Practices Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell
This course fulfills 6 hours of required topics for Florida Registered and Certified Contractors which include lead remediation (Workplace Safety), Lien Law (Business Practices), Worker's Compensation, Construction Laws and Rules, and Wind Mitigation.

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$59.00
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Drones in Construction | Florida Approval #0611776

4 General Credit Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Greg MacMaster 
Drones are more accessible than ever and Florida Contractors are raving about their benefits.  But before you take flight, learn the rules and regulations that must be followed to operate commercial drones.

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$49.00
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Successful Site Design | Florida Approval #0611775

3 General Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  Wayde Hoppe
Designing your building site is key to the success of any building project in Florida.  Learn to navigate through the challenges and pit falls of site development without compromising building design.

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$39.00
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Ethics and Professional Development | Florida Approval #0610810/AIABLTI308

2 Required Credit Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell
For a Florida builder or contractor, the reputation of your business is everything.  Learn to apply a Code of Ethics to your current policies, rules and guidelines and protect your reputation.

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$29.00
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Florida Contractor Frequently Asked Questions for Continuing Education

All Registered Contractors and Certified Contractors are required to complete fourteen (14) hours of continuing education each renewal cycle.  Of the fourteen hours, one hour is required in each of the following topics:

  • Specialized or Advanced Module that is approved by the Florida Building Commission
  • Workplace Safety
  • Business Practices
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Laws and Rules Regulating the Construction Industry
  • Wind Mitigation Methodologies (if license is held in the following category:  General, Building, Residential, Roofing, Specialty Structure, or Glass & Glazing.

The remaining hours may include any of the above topics or general topics to the industry.

Yes! All of our courses are approved by the Florida Construction Industry Board. They are also approved by the American Institute of Architects and the Florida Division of Professions Board of Architecture and Interior Design.

Our courses are approved for Construction Industry licenses to include the following license categories:

  • Air Conditioning Service
  • Building
  • Class A Air Conditioning
  • Class B Air Conditioning
  • Commercial Pool/Spa
  • General
  • Internal Pollutant StorageTank Lining Applicator
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
  • Pollutant Storage Systems
  • Precision Tank Tester
  • Residential
  • Residential Pool/Spa
  • Roofing
  • Sheet Metal
  • Solar
  • Specialty: Drywall
  • Specialty: Demolition
  • Specialty: Gas Line 
  • Specialty: Glass and Glazing 
  • Specialty: Irrigation 
  • Specialty: Marine
  • Specialty: Residential Pool/Spa Servicing
  • Specialty: Solar Water Heating 
  • Specialty: Structure 
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Decking
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Excavation 
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Finishes 
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Layout 
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Piping 
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Structural 
  • Specialty: Swimming Pool Trim 
  • Specialty: Tower 
  • Swimming Pool/Spa Service
  • Underground Utility and Excavation

Certified contractors renew their license by August 31 each even-numbered year.
Registered contractors renew their license by August 31 each odd-numbered year.

Certified licenses are statewide and allow you to work as a contractor anywhere in Florida. Registered licenses are limited to certain local jurisdictions and only allow you to work in the cities or counties where you hold a certificate of competency.

Yes, here is the fee schedule:

  • Current, Active Individual – $209.00
  • Current, Active Qualifying Business – $259.00
  • Delinquent, Active Individual – $309.00
  • Delinquent, Active Qualifying Business – $359.00
  • Current, Inactive – $59.00
  • Delinquent, Inactive – $218.00

No. However, when you reactivate your license, you must show proof of completing 14 hours of continuing education for the renewal cycle immediately preceding reactivation of your license. Included in the 14 hours, you must show that you have complied with all requirements for your license type.

Yes. Providers with the “C / I” or “I” designation are approved to offer online courses.

Our courses are all approved for Florida online continuing education, Provider #0005830.

Go to https://www.myfloridalicense.com/ActivateAccountInstruct.asp?Page=CErequirements.asp&SID= to log on or activate your account and verify your completed CE hours.

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