Evansville, Indiana Residential General Contractor

To become a licensed Residential General Contractor in the city of Evansville, Indiana, you are required to pass an open-book exam. We offer the books, tabs, and a fully online and inclusive educational course to prepare you to sit for the Evansville Residential General Contractor exam. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you - Invest in Yourself.

Indiana Residenital Contractor
Steps to Success

1. Complete an application form to get approved.
2. Purchase books and online training.
3. Contact Ivy Tech to schedule your exam.
4. Complete the application process.

Exam Review Option Includes
Practice Exams
Instructor Support
iOS/Android Compatible
Study Tips
1 Year of Access

About this License

This license covers the construction, remodeling, repair, or improvement of one or two family residences not exceeding two stories in height.


Our training is written by Subject Matter Experts and built by Instructional Designers.

No Pass, No Pay

If you are not able to pass your exam on the SECOND attempt, we will refund your course fee. Conditions do apply.

Flexible & Self Paced

Simply login and out as needed. We track your progress.

Mobile Compatible

Our training is built on HTML5 - so you can take it with on your tablet or smartphone.

Lowest Price

We will beat ANY price by 10% for a similar program.

Requirements to Obtaining your License

  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Notarized Criminal Record History form

Exam Review, Training, Education

The program takes you through each one of the reference books that the exam is based on showing you exactly what to highlight. After your highlighting is completed with each book, you have the option take an online practice test to reinforce concepts presented. Also, there is an extensive math and plans analysis portion. The program is narrated.

Books and References for the Exam

These books are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

The following references are allowed in the testing center:

  • International Residential Code
  • OSHA 1926
  • Carpenrty and Building Construction
  • Walker's Building Estimator's Refrence Book
  • The Contractor's Guide to Qualtity Concrete Conctruction
  • Modern Masonry
  • Gypsum Construction Handbook

Exam Details

  • Contact Ivy Tech at (812) 429-1418 to schedule and pay required fee for the test.
  • 100 questions
  • 4 hour time limit (Part 1 - 2 hours Part 2 - 2 hours)
  • 70% required to pass
  • Topics include concrete, concrete reinforcement, masonry, carpentry, drywall, foundations, site work, safety, associated trades, and roofing.

Continuing Education

None at this time.

Applying to Get Your License

Reciprocity Agreement

None at this time.

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