STATE OF FLORIDA CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

"14 hours board-approved continuing education is required each biennium prior to the renewal period for both certified and registered contractors. At least 1 hour must deal with workplace safety, 1 hour on the subject of worker's compensation, 1 hour on the subject of business practices, 1 hour on the subject of laws and rules and 1 hour on Florida Building Code advanced modules.

A person who holds more than one certificate or registration issued by the board is required to complete the continuing education requirements only once during each biennial certification renewal period and only once during each biennial registration period.

Any course approved for the education requirements for persons certified under Chapter 468, Part XII, Florida Statutes, shall be accepted for continuing education for renewal for persons who are certified under Part XII and who are certified or registered contractors under Chapter 489, Part I, Florida Statutes".

"Additionally General, Building, Residential, Roofing, Specialty Structure, and Glass and Glazing contractors must complete one hour of Wind Mitigation Methodology as part of their required 14-hours."

LICENSE CATEGORIES

  • General
  • Building Residential
  • Sheet Metal
  • Roofing
  • Class A & B Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning Service
  • Mechanical
  • Commercial Pool/Spa
  • Residential Pool/Spa
  • Swimming Pool/Spa Service
  • Swimming Pool Specialties
  • Plumbing
  • Underground Utility & Excavation
  • Residential Solar Water Heating Specialty
  • Solar
  • Specialty Structure
  • Pollutant Storage System Specialty
  • Gypsum Drywall Specialty
  • Gas Line Specialty
  • Internal Pollutant Tank Lining Applicator
  • Precision Tank Tester
  • Specialty Glass & Glazing

FLORIDA BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

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