VA Contractor License Training - Virginia Highway Heavy Exam Preparation

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(VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This is information directly from PSIExams.com, the test administrator for the Virginia Contractor Exams Effective March 1, 2016, all Contractor Specialty examinations will require pre-approval from DPOR prior to taking the examination. For more information please contact the Board for Contractors Licensing Section directly at (804) 367-8511.)

Here is a link where we detail very specifically the six required steps to get your Virginia Contractor License. Steps Four to Six share the specific steps you need to take to be pre-approved for the Highway Heavy Contractor Specialty Exam along with necessary application documents.

 

6 Step Process to be Pre-Approved by DPOR to Get Virginia Contractor License

 

It has been reported that pre-approval can require anywhere from 4 days to 45 days.  We encourage you to get the process started as early as possible and get pre-approved for your exam before you enroll in any of our Virginia Contractor Specialty Exam preparation courses.  Please visit the PSI website for information on registering and scheduling an exam.)

This VA contractors license course includes everything that you will need to successfully pass the VA Highway Heavy Specialty exam ... the first time! There is nothing else to buy!

  1. Reference materials needed
  2. Detailed instructions that outline the exam-scheduling process
  3. Our 'train-effortlessly-the-way-your-mind-naturally-works' method
  4. Our 100% Guarantee

 

Classes are held Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. at our offices at either:

Tyson's Corner (Vienna)
1765 Greensboro Station Place
9th Floor - Tower 1
McLean (Tyson's Corner), Virginia 22102

 

or

 

Richmond (Glen Allen)

4860 Cox Rd., Suite 200
Richmond (Glen Allen), VA 23060

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: At the start of the class, a non-compete form must signed in order to sit for the class.

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Tyson's Corner VA Contractor License Training Location

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TYSONS CORNER LOCATION - VA Contractor License Highway Heavy Exam Prep Course (H/H) Fairfax County, VA

Prepare you to pass the VA Highway Heavy Specialty exam ... The First Time ... GUARANTEED!

 

Just one afternoon class prepares you to pass the VA Highway Heavy exam ... But if you feel you need more, come to a second Bonus Class ... ABSOLUTELY FREE!! NO ADDITIONAL COST!! NO ADDITIONAL BOOKS TO BUY!!

 

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Tyson's Corner Location

1765 Greensboro Station Place
9th Floor - Tower 1
McLean (Tyson's Corner), Virginia 22102

Richmond VA Contractor License Training Location

RICHMOND LOCATION - VA Contractor License Highway Heavy Exam Prep Course (H/H) Henrico County Glen Allen, VA

Prepare you to pass the VA Highway Heavy Specialty exam ... The First Time ... GUARANTEED!

 

Just one afternoon class prepares you to pass the VA Highway Heavy exam ... But if you feel you need more, come to a second Bonus Class ... ABSOLUTELY FREE!! NO ADDITIONAL COST!! NO ADDITIONAL BOOKS TO BUY!!

 

Choose your date(s) below. ONLY $1,129!!!

(Our Course Includes Everything You Need.  There is nothing else to buy. *There are reference materials for one-time use that must be returned to our offices.)

$1,129.00
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Richmond (Glen Allen)

4860 Cox Rd., Suite 200
Richmond (Glen Allen), VA 23060

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Tyson's Corner Location

1765 Greensboro Station Place
9th Floor - Tower 1
McLean (Tyson's Corner), Virginia 22102

   

Richmond Location

4860 Cox Rd., Suite 200
Richmond (Glen Allen), VA 23060

Useful Information for the Virginia Highway Heavy (H/H) Contractor Specialty

The Virginia Highway Heavy (H/H) designation is a 'big' specialty.  It is an 'umbrella' designation that covers quite a few other specialties.

 

This is information provided directly by the Virginia Board for Contractors (VBC), Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation (DPOR) regulation guide, updated December 1, 2014:

 

Highway/heavy contractors" (Abbr: H/H) means those individuals whose contracts include construction, repair, improvement, or demolition of the following:

  • Bridges Rail roads
  • Dams Roads
  • Drainage systems Runways
  • Foundations Streets
  • Parking lots Structural signs & lights
  • Public transit systems Tanks


The functions carried out by these contractors include but are not limited to the following:

  • Building demolition
  • Nonwater well drilling
  • Clearing Paving
  • Concrete work Pile driving
  • Excavating Road marking
  • Grading Steel Erection


These contractors also install, maintain, or dismantle the following:

  1. Power systems for the generation and primary and secondary distribution of electric current ahead of the customer's meter;
  2. Pumping stations and treatment plants;
  3. Telephone, telegraph or signal systems for public utilities; and
  4. Water, gas, and sewer connections to residential, commercial, and industrial sites, subject to local ordinances. This classification may also install backflow prevention devices incidental to work in this classification when the installer has received formal vocational training approved by the board that included instruction in the installation of backflow prevention devices.


Virginia Highway Heavy (H/H) includes the following specialties and they are not required to be listed separately on your contractor license.

 

Below, you'll find a further breakdown of each of these specialties that your Virginia Highway Heavy (H/H) designation covers.


"Asphalt paving and sealcoating contracting" (Abbr: PAV) means that service that provides for the installation of asphalt paving or sealcoating, or both, on subdivision streets and adjacent intersections, driveways, parking lots, tennis courts, running tracks, and play areas, using materials and accessories common to the industry. This includes height adjustment of existing sewer manholes, storm drains, water valves, sewer cleanouts and drain grates, and all necessary excavation and grading. The H/H classification also provides for this function.

"Billboard/sign contracting" (Abbr: BSC) means the service that provides for the installation, repair, improvement, or dismantling of any billboard or structural sign permanently annexed to real property. H/H and BLD are the only other classifications that can perform this work except that a contractor in this specialty may connect or disconnect signs to existing electrical circuits. No trade related plumbing, electrical, or HVAC work is included in this function.

"Concrete contracting" (Abbr: CEM) means the service that provides for all work in connection with the processing, proportioning, batching, mixing, conveying and placing of concrete composed of materials common to the concrete industry. This includes but is not limited to finishing, coloring, curing, repairing, testing, sawing, grinding, grouting, placing of film barriers, sealing and waterproofing. Construction and assembling of forms, molds, slipforms, pans, centering, and the use of rebar is also included. The BLD and H/H classifications also provide for this function.

"Landscape irrigation contracting" (Abbr: ISC) means the service that provides for the in stallation, repair, improvement, or removal of irrigation sprinkler systems or outdoor sprinkler systems. The PLB and H/H classifications also provide for this function. This specialty may install backflow prevention devices incidental to work in this specialty when the installer has received formal vocational training approved by the board that included instruction in the installation of backflow prevention devices.

"Landscape service contracting" (Abbr: LSC) means the service that provides for the alteration or improvement of a land area not related to any other classification or service activity by means of excavation, clearing, grading, construction of retaining walls for landscaping purposes, or placement of landscaping timbers. This specialty may remove stumps and roots below grade . The BLD and H/H classifications also provide for this function.

"Marine facility contracting" (Abbr: MCC) means the service that provides for the construction, repair, improvement, or removal of any structure the purpose of which is to provide access to, impede, or alter a body of surface water. The BLD and H/H classifications also provide for this function. The MCC specialty does provide for the construction of accessory structures or electrical, HVAC or plumbing functions.

"Vessel construction contracting" (Abbr: VCC) means the service that provides for the construction, repair, improvement, or removal of nonresidential vessels, tanks, or piping that hold or convey fluids other than sanitary, storm, waste, or potable water supplies. The H/H classification also provides for this function.

You may find it helpful to download the following PSI documents.

Highway Heavy exam requirements
PSI document that details Highway heavy exam requirements
Hwy_Hvy_Doc.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 140.3 KB
Designated Employee general guidelines
PSI general requirements document for the Designated Employee
QI_PSI_document.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 311.1 KB

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