Florida Contractors Examination Preparation Class Schedules

Building Trades Education Services offers live construction and electrical examination preparation classes. Our classes are in depth without being complicated. Each class is also extremely affordable. For over 40 years, our combination of clear and simple education and affordability has helped over 99% of our attendees pass the Florida state construction, electrical, plumber, & general contractor licensing exams. See for yourself why contractors across the state of Florida continue to recommend Building Trades Education Services.

 

To view a downloadable PDF of our class schedules, click on one of the four appropriate links below. Keep scrolling down to view a plain-text version of all of our class schedules.

 

For the 2020 State CONSTRUCTION Exam class schedules, CLICK HERE

For the 2020 State and County ELECTRICAL Exam class schedules, CLICK HERE 

For the 2019 – 2020 County Exams class schedules, CLICK HERE 

For the 2020 County PAINTING, DECORATING AND GLASS & GLAZING Exam class schedules, CLICK HERE

Sign up today, or call us directly to register for the Florida Licensing Examination Preparation Class of your choice.

PLEASE REMEMBER THAT FOR SOME TRADES YOUR BUSINESS BOOKS WILL BE REQUIRED ON THE TRADE PORTION OF YOUR EXAM. PLEASE SIGN UP FOR THE BUSINESS CLASS TO BE PROPERLY PREPARED FOR BOTH EVEN IF YOU THINK YOU DON’T NEED IT!!!! THIS IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT!

 

STATE CONSTRUCTION EXAM CLASS SCHEDULES

Classes are from 8 AM-5 PM *EXCEPT TRADE IN SARASOTA 9 AM to 5 PM*

 

ABC (General/Building/Residential) STATE SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
NaplesFebruary 22, 23February 20, 21
SarasotaMarch 7, 8March 5, 6
Fort PierceMarch 21, 22March 19, 20
KissimmeeApril 11, 12April 9, 10
ClearwaterApril 25, 26April 23, 24
Fort PierceMay 16, 17May 14, 15
SarasotaMay 30, 31May 28, 29
KissimmeeJune 13, 14June 11, 12

PLUMBING & IRRIGATION STATE SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
NaplesFebruary 22, 23February 24, 25, 26
SarasotaMarch 7, 8March 9, 10, 11
Fort PierceMarch 21, 22March 23, 24, 25
KissimmeeApril 11, 12April 13, 14, 15
ClearwaterApril 25, 26April 27, 28, 29
Fort PierceMay 16, 17May 18, 19, 20
SarasotaMay 30, 31June 1, 2, 3
KissimmeeJune 14, 15June 15, 16, 17

A/C & MECHANICAL STATE SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
Sarasota (Virtual)Note: Virtual live classes only apply to trades. Business classes will be held in a live classroom setting.March 23, 24, 25
ClearwaterApril 25, 26April 27, 28, 29
Sarasota (Virtual)Note: Virtual live classes only apply to trades. Business classes will be held in a live classroom setting.May 20, 21, 22
KissimmeeJune 13, 14June 10, 11, 12
ClearwaterJune 27, 28June 29, 30, July 1
SarasotaJuly 25, 26July 27, 28, 29
ClearwaterAugust 22, 23August 24, 25, 26

ROOFING STATE SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
Sarasota (Virtual)Note: Virtual classes only apply to trades. Business class will be live.March 3, 4
KissimmeeApril 11, 12April 9, 10
SarasotaMay 30, 31May 26, 27
KissimmeeJune 13, 14June 9, 10
SarasotaJuly 25, 26July 21, 22
ClearwaterAugust 22, 23August 18, 19

POOL/SOLAR/GYPSUM/UNDERGROUND STATE SCHEDULE

LocationTradeDate
SarasotaPoolMarch 2, 3
SarasotaSolarMarch 12, 13
SarasotaSolarApril 21, 22
SarasotaPoolMay 6, 7
SarasotaSolarJune 23, 24
SarasotaPoolJuly 7, 8
SarasotaSolarAugust 3, 4

SPECIALTY STRUCTURE/MARINE STATE SCHEDULE

LocationTradeDate
SarasotaSpecialty StructureFebruary 27, 28
SarasotaMarineMarch 26, 27
SarasotaMarineMay 24, 25
SarasotaMarineSeptember 8, 9

 


 

STATE & COUNTY ELECTRICAL CLASS SCHEDULES

*Classes are from 9 AM to 5 PM*

 

ELECTRICAL STATE SCHEDULE

Master (UE)Alarm IAlarm IILimited EnergyLocation
January 14, 15, 16, 17January 14, 15, 16January 14 & 16January 14 & 15Sarasota
February 18, 19, 20, 21February 18, 19, 20February 18 & 20February 18 & 19Sarasota
March 17, 18, 19, 20March 17, 18, 19March 17 & 19March 17 & 18Sarasota
April 7, 8, 9, 10April 7, 8, 9April 7 & 9April 7 & 8Sarasota

ELECTRICAL COUNTY SCHEDULE

Master/JourneymanFire AlarmBurg. AlarmLow VoltageLocation
January 13January 13January 13January 13Sarasota
February 17February 17February 17February 17Sarasota
March 16March 16March 16March 16Sarasota
April 6April 6April 6April 6Sarasota

ELECTRICAL STATE BUSINESS SCHEDULE

*All Business Classes are from 8 AM to 5 PM*

LocationDatesDays
SarasotaJanuary 11, 12Saturday & Sunday
Fort PierceJanuary 25, 26Saturday & Sunday
KissimmeeFebruary 8, 9Saturday & Sunday
NaplesFebruary 22, 23Saturday & Sunday
SarasotaMarch 7, 8Saturday & Sunday
Fort PierceMarch 21, 22Saturday & Sunday
KissimmeeApril 11, 12Saturday & Sunday
NaplesApril 18, 19Saturday & Sunday
ClearwaterApril 25, 26Saturday & Sunday
Fort PierceMay 16, 17Saturday & Sunday
SarasotaMay 30, 31Saturday & Sunday

ELECTRICAL COUNTY BUSINESS SCHEDULE

*All Business Classes are from 8 AM to 5 PM*

LocationDatesDays
SarasotaJanuary 11Saturday
Fort PierceJanuary 25Saturday
KissimmeeFebruary 8Saturday
Sarasota (GITS)February 14Friday
NaplesFebruary 22Saturday
Sarasota (GITS)February 28Friday
Sarasota (GITS)March 6Friday
SarasotaMarch 7Saturday
Fort PierceMarch 21Saturday
Sarasota (GITS)March 27Friday
Sarasota (GITS)April 10Friday
KissimmeeApril 11Saturday
NaplesApril 18Saturday
Clearwater (GITS)April 26Sunday

 


 

COUNTY CONSTRUCTION CLASS SCHEDULES

Classes are from 8 AM-5 PM *EXCEPT TRADE IN SARASOTA 9 AM to 5 PM*

 

ABC (General/Building/Residential) COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationBusinessTrade
SarasotaTBD
(Fort Pierce location)
TBD
(Sarasota location)
SarasotaTBD
(Plantation location)
TBD
(Sarasota location)
SarasotaTBD
(Kissimmee location)
TBD
(Sarasota location)

PLUMBING & IRRIGATION COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
SarasotaOctober 19October 28, 29, 30
ClearwaterNovember 17November 13, 14, 15
Fort PierceDecember 7December 4, 5, 6
NaplesDecember 15December 19, 20, 21

A/C & MECHANICAL COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
SarasotaOctober 19October 21, 22, 23
ClearwaterNovember 17November 18, 19, 20
Fort PierceDecember 7December 4, 5, 6
NaplesDecember 15December 16, 17, 18

ROOFING COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationBusiness & FinanceTrade
ClearwaterNovember 17November 21, 22
Fort PierceDecember 7December 9, 10
Sarasota (Virtual)January 2, 3
KissimmeeFebruary 8, 9February 4, 5
Sarasota (Virtual)March 3, 4

SWIMMING POOL RES./COMM./SERV. COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationTrade
SarasotaJuly 17, 18, 19
SarasotaSeptember 17, 18, 19
SarasotaNovember 12, 13, 14

UNDERGROUND COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationTrade
SarasotaJuly 22, 23

 


 

GLASS & PAINTING CLASS SCHEDULES

*ALL TRADE CLASSES IN SARASOTA ARE 9 AM to 5 PM*

 

GLASS & GLAZING STATE & COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationDateDay
SarasotaFebruary 15, 16Saturday & Sunday

PAINTING COUNTY SCHEDULE

LocationDateDay
SarasotaJanuary 23Thursday
SarasotaMarch 17Tuesday
SarasotaApril 23Thursday

STATE BUSINESS SCHEDULE

*All Business Classes are from 8 AM to 5 PM*

LocationDatesDays
SarasotaJanuary 11, 12Saturday & Sunday
Fort PierceJanuary 25, 26Saturday & Sunday
KissimmeeFebruary 8, 9Saturday & Sunday
NaplesFebruary 22, 23Saturday & Sunday
SarasotaMarch 7, 8Saturday & Sunday
Fort PierceMarch 21, 22Saturday & Sunday
KissimmeeApril 11, 12Saturday & Sunday
NaplesApril 18, 19Saturday & Sunday
ClearwaterApril 25, 26Saturday & Sunday
Fort PierceMay 16, 17Saturday & Sunday
SarasotaMay 30, 31Saturday & Sunday

COUNTY BUSINESS SCHEDULE

*All Business Classes are from 8 AM to 5 PM*

LocationDatesDays
SarasotaJanuary 11Saturday
Fort PierceJanuary 25Saturday
KissimmeeFebruary 8Saturday
Sarasota (GITS)February 14Friday
NaplesFebruary 22Saturday
Sarasota (GITS)February 28Friday
Sarasota (GITS)March 6Friday
SarasotaMarch 7Saturday
Fort PierceMarch 21Saturday
Sarasota (GITS)March 27Friday
Sarasota (GITS)April 10Friday
KissimmeeApril 11Saturday
NaplesApril 18Saturday
Clearwater (GITS)April 26Sunday

 

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