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West Virginia

Steel Erection Contractor

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WV Contractor's Licensing Board
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East
State Capitol Complex
Building 3, Room 200
Charleston, WV 25305
Phone: (304) 558-7890
Exam Provider
PSI Services LLC
3210 E. Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (855) 539-0708
Exam Type
Exam Content
Content Areas# of
Plan Reading & Estimating5
Structural Steel10
Welding & Cutting6
Connections including Bolting4
Metal Decking6
Metal Siding & Roofing3
Metal Joists5
Staging, Rigging & Cranes6
Safety - OSHA5
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (minutes):

West Virginia also requires that you take and pass a written Business & Law exam for this license.

Books Allowed in the Exam
Metal Building Systems Manual, 2018, MBMA
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Modern Welding, 11th Edition, 2013, Althouse, Turnquist, Bowditch
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Handling and Erection of Steel Joists and Joist Girders, Technical Digest No. 9, 3rd Edition, 2008, Steel Joist Institute
Buy at Amazon
SDI Manual of Construction with Steel Deck, 2016, Steel Deck Institute
Buy at Amazon
NASCLA Contractor's Guide (OSHA Safety Chapter), West Virginia, 1st Edition, PSI
Buy from PSI

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