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Michigan Builders, May 31st is right around the corner, do you know how to renew?

As of 2017 all Michigan builder and maintenance and alteration license renewals must be completed online through the state of Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA). How to renew your license online: Complete your state required Continuing Competency All Builders must complete continuing competency every renewal cycle. – Builders licensed for less than…

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New Law for Michigan Trades People

A new Michigan law, the Skilled Trades Regulation Act (STRA), merges existing regulations for five industries: electrical, plumbing, mechanical and boilers, building officials, and inspectors. Each industry will operate under a single code administered by the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA). The act will standardize and streamline the application, testing, and renewal process across…

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Oregon CCB Issues Buyer Beware about Predatory Contractors

The Oregon Contractor Construction Board (CCB) has released a ‘Buyer Beware’ list of unlicensed contractors who take payment then do little, poor work or no work at all. Contractors on the list owe customers or the state of Oregon money.  The CCB is hoping the list will deter people from hiring these builders and discourage…

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Minnesota Builders, if you haven’t completed your CE yet, don’t panic!

Minnesota will still accept your continuing education and allow you to renew your license, you’ll just have to pay an $80 late fee. What CE is required to renew my Minnesota contractors license? Your first step is to complete 14-hours of continuing education. We offer education in a 14-hour package, 7-hour course, or just 1-hour…

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9 Days and Counting

Minnesota Builders! You have 9 days to complete your continuing education by the March 31, 2017 deadline.  We offer convenient, online, packages for you to meet state requirements. Courses can be taken on a phone, tablet, or computer allowing you to complete your CE while waiting at the job site, after work, or over the upcoming weekend.…

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Georgia Contractor License Renewals

What do I need to renew my Georgia contractors license? Georgia requires 3 hours of continuing education for Residential Basic Individual Builders and Residential Basic Qualifying Agents, and 6 hours of continuing education for Residential Light Commercial Individual, and Residential Light Qualifying Agent licenses. Builders must obtain these continuing education credits yearly between July 1st and…

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SCAM WARNING!

It has come to our attention that Michigan builders are receiving solicitation calls regarding their continued education. Builders are telling us that the caller is attempting to impersonate the State of Michigan and is asking for a credit card number. If you receive one of these calls, it is a SCAM! The State of Michigan…

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