Accredited Examinations

The NASCLA Accredited Examination Program was designed to reduce redundant licensing requirements and assist contractors who need to be licensed in multiple jurisdictions. Below you will find all the information you need from applying to sit for the exam, to applying for your license within each accepting state.

Apply for the Exam

Candidates who want to take the NASCLA Accredited Examinations will now need to apply for pre-approval. Learn more about the application process.

Register for Transcripts

All candidates who pass the NASCLA Accredited Examinations must register in the NASCLA National Examination Database (NED).

Participating State Agencies

Find out what states accept the NASCLA Accredited Examination for Commercial General Building Contractors.

New Electrical Examinations!

Learn about the new NASCLA Accredited Electrical Examination Program!

Candidate Information Bulletins

Check out the content outline for the examinations here.


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Resources for Exam Providers

Interested in becoming an Approved Examination Provider for NASCLA? Find out more about NASCLA's test specifications and requirements to apply.

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