Continuing Education for Contractors

Basic Contractor Business Licensing Course

This eight-hour course provides an overview of the statutes and regulations that govern contractor licensing in
Virginia. This course is approved by the Commonwealth of VIrginia Department of Professional and Occupational
Regulation and Board of Contractors. Topics include: Starting a Business in Virginia, Laws and Regulations,
Contractor Limits and Classifications, Virginia State Statutes Relating to Contractors, Statement of
Consumer Protections, The Licensing Process, Obtaining the Contract, Costumer Service and New Home
Warranties, Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC), Underground Utilities, Insurance, Virginia Taxes, 
Labor Law, Erosion and Sediment COntrol, Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH), and Liens.