Business and Law Exam Prep | Utah

$69.00

8  Hours | Online Text Course 
Prepare for Business and Law exam on your own schedule with this course that covers EVERY topic on the exam and is based on the Utah NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law & Project Management book.  
Note:  This exam prep course does NOT meet the 20-hr prelicensure requirement.  It is a very useful study tool and will prepare you for the State exam.

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Description

Utah Business and Law
Exam Prep Course

This course will prepare students for the Business and Law portion of the exam and is based on the relevant chapters found in the Utah NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, 3rd Edition.


 

Business Organization

New Business Start-up
Establishing a Business Entity

Naming your Business

Licensing Law

Part 1 – General Provisions
Part 3 – Licensing
Part 4 – License Denial and Discipline
Part 5 – Unlawful and Unprofessional Conduct
Part 6 – Payment Provisions

Licensing Rules

License Classifications
Qualifications for Licensure 
Renewal Cycle and Continuing Education
Contractor License Qualifiers
Contractor Financial Responsibility
Reinstatement and Inactive License
Penalty for Failure to Maintain Insurance
Unprofessional Conduct
Contractor License Bonds

Bidding and Estimating

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

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

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

Employee Management

Hiring Employees 
Hiring Minors for Construction 

Employee Documentation 
Federal Acts 
Other Labor Laws 
Workers and Unemployment Compensation

Lien Law

State Construction Registry Program and Notice of Retention 
Notice of Commencement
Preliminary Notice, Notice to Subcontractor, and Notice of Completion

Conditional Waiver and Release
Waiver and Release Upon Final Payment
Filing a Claim of Lien

Priority and Monetary Awards
Bonding Around a Lien
Abuse of Lien Rights 

Lien Recovery Fund

Financial Management

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

Risk Management

Insurance
Employment Insurance
Contract Surety Bonds
Federal Construction Projects

Utah Construction Projects

Tax Law

Federal Taxes
Utah State Taxes 

Jobsite Safety and Environmental Factors 

Safety and Health Programs
Recordkeeping

Penalties  
Environmental Laws
Asbestos
Hazardous and Non-hazardous Waste
Lead Based Paint 

WHAT TO DO NEXT?


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.

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