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Candace Rutledge with Contractors Licensing & Consulting Services delivers the highest standards in personal service while expediting the license application process. She makes it easy and painless for you to get it right the first time. Be sure to mention we referred you.

Mike Holt Enterprises, Inc provides extensive resources for electrical contractors, including exam preparation, continuing education, software, and much more.

Professional Testing, Inc. is the testing company under contract from the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) to develop and score the examinations for the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board. You can apply online or download application forms from this website to register for one of these examinations.

American Home Inspectors Training Institute offers training classes for home inspector, energy auditor and solar installer. Whether in the classroom or online, these courses have been developed in conjunction with AHIT. Their resources help you prepare for certification exams along with marketing support programs designed to create successful businesses.

API Processing – Licensing, Inc – Nationwide State Contractor License & Application Service specializes in Florida and Out-Of-State Licensing for Electrical, Alarm, Fire, Limited Energy and all Construction Related Licenses. Domestic & Foreign Corporations including Registered Agent Services


Government Information 
Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation has valuable information about the DBPR and its many divisions.

Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation Application Center contains information to apply for your contractor license after passing your state exam.

Construction Industry Licensing Board contains information for before and after you are licensed as a contractor. There are also many helpful forms and guides available to make your life easier.

Examination Registration Instructions and Application from the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board. This lets you download, view, and print a copy of the state application for the State of Florida Certification Examination. This file requires Adobe Reader to view, use the link below if needed.

Florida Statutes – Chapter 489, Part 1 – Construction Contracting from the Florida Senate. This gives you access to the statutes that govern contractors of the construction industry in Florida.

Qualification for Certification from the Florida Administrative Code. This lets you download, view, and print a copy of Rule 61G4-15.001 of the Florida Administrative Code regarding certification qualification requirements for contractors.


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