- Filename: dewalt-building-contractors-licensing-exam-guide.
- ISBN: 1305960335
- Release Date: 2016-03-15
- Number of pages:
- Author: Christopher Prince
- Publisher: Dewalt
Updated to reflect the 2015 International Building Code and International Residential Code, this guide introduces you to the most critical concepts, from code and OSHA requirements to business management and building theory. This valuable content is enhanced by the book's student-friendly features, including access to an interactive online exam prep course that simulates actual exams, over 500 practice questions, test-taking strategies, exam rules, and answer keys. With all of these tools, never before has it been so easy to prepare for state or county licensing exams. DEWALT's Online Licensing Exam Prep Course (a $49.95 value) is included with this guide to help you prepare by simulating the actual licensing exam experience. Inside, a printed card contains an access code and instructions to get you started, with practice quizzes and exams in an interactive, online format. References are included with most questions and, upon completion of each exam, you will be provided a final score to evaluate your comprehension of each section. The tests can be taken as many times as necessary, until you feel well prepared to pass your exam. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro(tm). This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit www.DEWALT.com/MOBILEPRO. Looking for online exam prep products? Check out DEWALT Contractor's Exam Preparation at www.DEWALT.com/EXAMPREP and gain instant access to licensing exam preparation specifically created for the building trades.
- Filename: dewalt-building-contractor-s-licensing-exam-guide.
- ISBN: 1111135517
- Release Date: 2010-05-27
- Number of pages: 234
- Author: Chris Prince
- Publisher: Dewalt
If you're looking to get the most comprehensive building contractor's licensing guide on the market today, look to the industry leader in contractor education! Updated to reflect the 2009 International Building Code? and International Residential Code?, this guide introduces students to the most critical concepts, from code and OSHA requirements to business management and building theory. This valuable content is enhanced by the book's student-friendly features, including an interactive CD that simulates actual exams, over 500 practice questions, test-taking strategies, exam rules, and answer keys. With all of these tools, never before has it been so easy to prepare your students for state or county licensing exams.
- Filename: building-contractor-s-exam-preparation-guide.
- ISBN: 1572180307
- Release Date: 1996
- Number of pages: 318
- Author: John E. Traister
- Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
Pass your state, county or city contractor's exam with confidence. This book includes sample questions and the correct answers from actual state, county, and city exams across the country.
- Filename: dewalt-construction-math-quick-check.
- ISBN: 111112857X
- Release Date: 2010-07
- Number of pages: 42
- Author: Christopher Prince
- Publisher: Dewalt
Get the only tool you will ever need to tackle the most dreaded and often neglected topic in construction ? math! DEWALT? CONSTRUCTION MATH QUICK CHECK: EXTREME DUTY EDITION has identified the mathematical formulas that are most commonly used in the construction industry and simplified them using a clear, step-by-step approach. Topics include basic conversions, percentages, volume calculations, framing calculations, and more. The guide also offers more than just solid content: its durable material makes it a toolbox- and site- friendly resource, and its tabs make it easy to quickly access the information you need, when you need it.
- Filename: contractor-s-state-license-study-guide-for-the-b-general-building-examination.
- ISBN: 1889892319
- Release Date: 2005-01
- Number of pages: 250
- Author: Paul Lucente
This edition includes everything needed to pass the California B - General Building Contractor trade test the first time. The text will familiarize you with hundreds of the multiple choice questions and answers that you will find on the exam. This study guide also includes the latest charts and illustrations that you will find on today's examination. The Jaset California State Contractor's Study Guides are recognized throughout California and used in many established contractor licensing schools. This study guide covers: Uniform Codes, Plan Reading, Math, Estimating, Specifications, Safety, Quality, Industry Standards, Materials, Cal-OSHA, Tools. This set also includes a Test Companion 2003, because of their frequent alterations of adding and/or deleting various component trade questions, it is necessary that we continually inform the examinee of the technical changes. For your convinience, we are keeping everything up-to-date..).
- Filename: are-review-manual-second-edition.
- ISBN: 9781591263210
- Release Date: 2010-12-08
- Number of pages: 800
- Author: David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ Certification No. 9425
- Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com
Updated to the 2007 AIA Documents and the 2009 International Building Code Successful exam preparation requires the best resources, and the ARE Review Manual gives you the power to pass all seven divisions of the ARE. This one book, updated to the 2007 AIA documents and the 2009 International Building Code, provides you with a complete and comprehensive review of the content areas covered on the ARE divisions. Additional chapters covering basic mathematics, important building regulations, and barrier-free design supplement your preparation regime. ARE Divisions Covered Building Systems Building Design & Construction Systems Construction Documents & Services Programming, Planning, & Practice Schematic Design Site Planning & Design Structural Systems Prepare to Pass All Seven Divisions of the ARE with a thorough review of all the content areas covered hundreds of tables and figures exam advice to help you avoid common mistakes guidelines to effectively focus your preparation a revised edition with updated codes and standards
- Filename: california-contractor-general-building-b-exam-a-complete-prep-guide.
- ISBN: 1530838525
- Release Date: 2016-03-31
- Number of pages: 396
- Author: Contractor Education Inc.
- Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
This book is the only one you will need to pass the California General Builder (B) Exam. We give you all of the knowledge necessary by spelling out the principles and concepts covered on the exam. In addition, and perhaps most importantly, the codes are translated into an easy to read format that does away with the long and often confusing wording found in the formal California Building Code. Whether you are a novice or possess a wealth of construction knowledge, this is the book you need to prepare yourself for the California General Builder (B) exam.
- Filename: residential-building-inspector.
- ISBN: 9780979219122
- Release Date: 2006-01-01
- Number of pages: 175
- Author: Cliff Burger
- Publisher: BGR Technical Publications
Residential Building Inspector is a complete study guide created to help you prepare for the ICC? Residential Building Inspector, R-1, Certification Exam. This effective tool will show you a quick and easy way to learn the code while you practice for taking the certification exam. While merely reading and studying the code can help you learn. it would take a long time to master because of the extremely large amount of data, exceptions and variations it contains. It is almost impossible to have all that information flawlessly in your mind. In fact, that is why the tests are open book. The best inspectors rely on the code book, not their recollection of the code. It is extremely important to be right on the safety issues in the code. If you have a basic understanding of terminology and you study using my practice question study technique, you should easily be able pass the exam first time and become an expert on the code at the same time while making the most of your time. The general practice questions, timed practice exams, along with special learning techniques in this book will help you:1. Increase your speed at finding the answers making you an expert on where to find the answers in the code book, this is very important because this is the only way to be correct 100% of the time.2. Learn the answers to many of the questions that will be on the test and thereby be able to answer them from recall memory, saving you precious time. 3. Become an expert at managing that time during the test, through test taking experience.Quickly learn a system of study that does do not waste time and is very effective in learning the material quickly and accurately. Using questions to learn is far superior to just reading. When you read a question your mind in forced to think, after all you now have a problem to solve. In order to purse the answer, your mind is required to interpret what that problem is, then process that information, and finally find a solution through recall, or research. This system of study will teach you how to both recall the answers and research the answers quickly and effectively, in fact, you will find that this technique can be used for anything you want to learn and remember throughout your life.The practice questionsThe first section of practice questions contains hundreds of questions similar to those on the exam. It is designed to help you learn the code and give you the practice need to the find answers quickly. The second section contains are several Timed Practice Tests, which will hone your skills further, only this time with the element of time in play, just like the real exams. When you are finished you should be a master.Now, you can go into that exam room with experience, knowledge and confidence, and pass that exam.Cliff Burger
- Filename: residential-mechanical-inspector.
- ISBN: 9780979219160
- Release Date: 1912-08-30
- Number of pages: 190
- Author: Cliff Burger
- Publisher: BGR Technical Publications
330 Unique Code Questions 5 Complete Timed Exams Practice Questions and Study Guide Workbook for the ICC® Residential Mechanical Inspector M-1 Certification Exam, Based on the 2012 ICC Residential Building Code There are 60 code questions on the Residential Electrical Inspector M1 Exam That is equivalent to taking the exam over 5 times!! The Result: Passed All Questions are based on the ICC International Residential Code® 2012 Edition This effective tool will show you a quick and easy way to learn and remember the code while you practice for taking the Inspector's exam. It will show you a system of how to study the code most effectively with efficient use of time, and at the same time train you become an expert on finding the answers that you need to lookup in the code reference quickly and accurately.
- Filename: design-of-wood-structures-asd-lrfd.
- ISBN: 9780071745611
- Release Date: 2014-09-05
- Number of pages: 1008
- Author: Donald Breyer
- Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
THE DEFINITIVE WOOD STRUCTURE DESIGN GUIDE -- FULLY UPDATED Thoroughly revised to incorporate the latest codes and standards, the seventh edition of this comprehensive resource leads you through the complete design of a wood structure following the same sequence of materials and elements used in actual design. Detailed equations, clear illustrations, and practical design examples are featured throughout the text. THIS NEW EDITION: Conforms to the 2012 International Building Code (IBC) Addresses the new 2012 National Design Specification for Wood Construction (NDS) Contains dual-format Allowable Stress Design/Load and Resistance Factor Design (ASD/LRFD) specifications, equations, and problems Includes ASCE/SEI 7-10 load provisions DESIGN OF WOOD STRUCTURES--ASD/LRFD, SEVENTH EDITION, COVERS: Wood buildings and design criteria Design loads Behavior of structures under loads and forces Properties of wood and lumber grades Structural glued laminated timber Beam design Axial forces and combined loading Wood structural panels Diaphragms Shearwalls Wood connections Nailed connections Bolts, lag bolts, and other connectors Connection details and hardware Diaphragm-to-shearwall anchorage Advanced topics in lateral force design
- Filename: concrete-formwork.
- ISBN: 0826907105
- Release Date: 2010-06-30
- Number of pages: 376
- Author: Leonard Koel
- Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
Concrete Formwork 4th Edition provides valuable information on the construction and safe assembly and disassembly of formwork for residential, light commercial, and heavy commercial structures. Various aspects of concrete construction methods are presented in sequence from site preparation through concrete placement and form stripping. The companion CD includes Quick Quizzes® for each chapter, an Illustrated Glossary, Flash Cards, Media Clips, Prints, Interactive Calculations, and links to valuable Internet resources through ATPeResources.com.