Building Construction License Course and Book Package | Mississippi

$608.00

Value $672.00

This package contains:

  • Mississippi Business & Law Management Exam Prep
  • Mississippi Building Construction Exam Prep
  • Code of Federal Regulations (CFR 1926)  OSHA Safety Standards
  • Carpentry and Building Construction 2016 Edition
  • IRC 2012
  • IBC 2012
  • State of Mississippi Regulations of Excavation (printed handout)
    • and pre-printed tabs for books
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
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Description

Package Contents:


Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 9am and 5pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content. If you have any questions, please call us at 1-800-727-7104 or send an email to info@traininginstitutesedu.com . Email responses will usually be returned promptly, but guaranteed within one business day. Student policies and procedures are always available by going to our website and scrolling to the bottom of the page (See Privacy and Refund Policy).

MISSISSIPPI LAW AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 


COURSE SYLLABUS

This course will prepare students for the Business and Law portion of the exam and is based on the relevant chapters found in the Mississippi NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, 4th Edition.


Licensing Law

Residential Licensing Law

Licensing Requirements
Licensing Application and Examination
Offenses and Penalties
Application for License
Complaint and Hearing Procedures
Administrative Penalties

Commercial Licensing Law

Board Composition
Board Powers and Responsibilities
Application for Certificate of Responsibility
Complaints
Procedure
Miscellaneous

Bidding and Estimating

Bid Documents
Estimate Planning
Determining Costs
Common Sources of Error
Submitting the Bid
Job Cost Recording
Estimating Software
Making a Profit

Lien Law

Filing a Claim of Lien
Interim Waiver and Release Upon Payment
Waiver and Release Upon Final Payment
Affidavit of Nonpayment
Payment Bond

Financial Management

Accounting Cycle
Financial Ratios and Trend Analysis
Methods of Accounting
Contract Accounting
Cash Management
Equipment Records
Accounting for Materials
Payroll Accounting

Tax Law

Federal Taxes
Mississippi State Taxes

Employee Management

Hiring Employees
Hiring Minors for Construction
Employee Documentation
Federal Acts
Other Labor Laws
Workers and Unemployment Compensation

Project Management

Project Schedule
Scheduling
Cash Flow
Project Management
Project Life Cycle
Daily Reports
Budget and Cost Controls
Tracking the Budget
Quality Control
Value Engineering

Contract Management

Basic Contract Elements
Contract Provisions
Breach of Contract
Limiting Risk
Types of Contracts
Methods of Contracting
Change Orders
Dispute Resolution
Substitutions
Contract Documents and Project Manual
Oral vs. Written Contracts
Subcontracting

Business Organization

New Business Start-up
Establishing a Business Entity
Naming your Business

Risk Management

Insurance
Employment Insurance
Contract Surety Bonds
Federal Construction Projects
Mississippi Public Construction Projects

Jobsite Safety and Environmental Factors 

Safety and Health Programs
Recordkeeping
Penalties
Environmental Laws
Asbestos
Hazardous and Non-hazardous Waste
Lead Based Paint


Mississippi Building Construction Exam Prep

This course prepares you for the exam for a Building Construction license which covers residential, commercial and industrial construction.

Additional Information:

Note: The books below are recommended references for the exam. While we no longer sell the books, you are able to purchase the books from other retailers such as Amazon.

  • Handling and Erection of Steel Joists
  • Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures 2010
  • International Building Code, 2012
  • Modern Masonry – Brick, Block, and Stone
  • NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, Mississippi 4th Edition
  • Pipe & Excavation Contracting
  • Placing Reinforcing Bars, 2011, 9th Edition
  • Roofing Construction & Estimating
  • Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning

 Social Media Marketing for Construction Trades


Course Description

Learn the ins and outs of social media marketing from experts that work in both social media and the construction industry. Use these tools and tricks to upgrade your personal and professional profiles, drive leads, and increase business.


Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 9am and 5pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content.

If you have any questions, please call us at 1-800-727-7104 or send an email to info@onlinecti.com. Email responses will usually be returned promptly, but guaranteed within one business day.

Student policies and procedures are always available by going to www.licensetobuild.com and scrolling to the bottom of the page (See Attendance, Privacy and Refund Policy).