Education

Residential contractor requirements

PLUS
  • 5 hours of Series A business practices (includes building codes and safety as well as bidding, estimating, accounting, marketing, construction law, customer service, etc.) 
Licensed by the CCB for less than six years? 
  • You need 8 additional hours of either business (Series A) or trade-related and energy courses (Series B). Or, these 8 hours can be a mix of Series A and Series B classes.

Series A Courses

​Find Series B (trade and energy efficiency) classes here.​

Series A Courses

Provider

Hours

Cost

Type

Phone

Asbestos Inspector Initial Course​ PBS Environmental ​20 ​$500 ​Live ​503-248-1939
​13-Hour CCB Series A Business Practices for Contractors (bidding, marketing, project management, safety) At Your Pace Online ​13 ​$99 ​Online ​877-724-6150​
Design: Sites, Buildings, Renovations and Budget ​​Builders License Class ​13 ​$99 ​Online ​800-727-7104
​Construction Safety Standards/Drones in Construction Builders License Class ​13 ​$109 ​Online ​800-727-7104
Series A Course: Topics range from basic business to OSHA safety. At Home Prep 13 $119 Online 800-952-0910
Packages 1-20: Various topics ranging from jobsite safety and liability insurance to codes and code span tables. Visit the company website to select a package. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
13hr​ Residential Package: Calculating margin, markup and profitability, estimating, financial management, performance review, goal-setting, contracts, construction accounting and job-costing.​ Oregon Contractor Education ​13 ​$199 ​Online ​503-781-7885​
​OSHA 10 Hour Construction ​ClickSafety ​10 ​$89 ​Online ​800-971-1080​ 
OSHA Campus Construction Safety Certification Course
Available in Spanish and English.
American Contractors Organization, Inc . 10 $119 Online 971-645-4292
Manage Your Way to Big Profits (project management)   Builders License Class 8 $79 Online 800-727-7104
Estimating and Bidding for Success  Builders License Class 8 $79 Online 800-727-7104
OR 2010 ADA Standards, Real World Application  Builders License Class 8 $79 Online 800-727-7104
OR Construction Safety Standards Builders License Class 8 $79 Online 800-727-7104
Structural Codes that Effect Electrical Codes and Installation 3SC Company ​8 ​$89 ​Online/DVD ​541-746-7534
Spyder Crane Training ​​Karm Safety Solutions ​8 ​$750 ​Live ​504-304-7037
​​Advanced Rigging Techniques Crux Climbing, Rigging & Training ​7 ​$85 ​Live ​503-850-8362
​Advanced Climbing Techniques Crux Climbing, Rigging & Training ​7 ​$85 ​Live ​503-850-8362
Markup & Profit: A Contractor's Guide Oregon Contractor Education 6 $99 Online 503-781-7885
Where Does Profit Really Come From? ​Aspire Institute​ ​6 ​$195 ​Live ​888-252-8998
Digital Marketing/Project Management At Your Pace Online ​5 ​$40 Online​ ​877-724-6150
​Answers to Cite It, Write It (How to Use Online Building Codes) Moneywise Contractor Education ​5 $40​ ​Online ​503-722-2894
​One Minute to Nail It Moneywise Contractor Education ​5 ​$40 ​Online ​503-722-2894
​Construction Safety Moneywise Contractor Education ​5 ​$40 ​Online ​503-722-2894
​Drones in Construction Builders License Class ​5 ​$45 ​Online ​800-727-7104
OR 2010 ADA Standards; Exterior and Interior Elements Builders License Class ​5 ​​$45 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104
OR Business Practices for Contactors (including contract, lien and labor laws.) Builders License Class ​5 ​​$45 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104
OR Construction Safety Standards Builders License Class ​5 ​​$45 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104
OR Contracts, Liabilities and Risk Management Builders License Class ​5 ​​$45 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104
OR Marketing for Building Contractors Builders License Class ​5 ​​$45 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104
OR Project Management for Contractors Builders License Class ​5 ​$45 ​Online ​800-727-7104

Series A (Multi-topic) Course: Construction business practices, customer service, business law, building codes.

At Home Prep 5 $69 Online 800-952-0910
Package 1: Building codes; jobsite safety; general liability insurance

At Home Prep 5 $69 Online 800-952-0910
Package 2-11: Various Series A courses including building codes, jobsite safety, residential span tables, changing business entities. See website for details of packages. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534

Residential Specialty Codes Span Tables Revisited

3SC Company 5 $69 Online

DVD option
800-774-7534
The Importance of a Company Policy 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
(Spanish) Asbestos Awareness with Respiratory Protection American Contractors Organization, Inc . ​5 ​$75 ​Online ​971-645-4292
(Spanish) Hazard and Health: Preventing back injuries in the workplaceand hazard communication
American Contractors Organization, Inc.  5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
Respiratory and PPE Training.  American Contractors Organization, Inc. 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
(English or Spanish) Safety and Compliance:  Heat and illness prevention, back safety, health and safety management, PPE, and asbestos awareness. American Contractors Organization, Inc. 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
Safety and Health (back safety, heat and illness prevention for supervisors, PPE program,  sexual discrimination and harassment prevention.) American Contractors Organization, Inc. 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
​Construction Job Hazards.   PDH Academy​ ​5 ​$75 Self-study​ ​800-576-4341​
Construction Site Safety Practices

PDH Academy 5 $75 Online 800-576-4341
The Art & Science of Construction Project Management Oregon Contractor Education 5 $99 Online 503-781-7885
​Forklift Certification Training Karm Safety Solutions 5​ ​$125 ​Live ​504-304-7037​
Scaffold Competent Person Training Karm Safety Solutions ​5 ​$135 ​Live ​504-304-7037​
Understanding Workman's Comp American Contractors Organization, Inc.​ ​5 ​$249 ​Live ​971-645-4292
Fall Protection Program & Training American Contractors Organization, Inc . 5 $379 Live
971-645-4292
​​​Aerial Lift Certification Training ​​​Karm Safety Solutions ​4 ​$125 ​​Live ​​​504-304-7037
High Performance Leadership: The Art of Influence ​​​Lighthouse Leadership ​4 ​$149 ​Live 503-805-8882​
​​Advanced Supervisor Skills: Part Two ​​​Lighthouse Leadership ​4 ​$149 ​Live ​503-805-8882
Emotional Competencies: Successful Interaction with Others ​​​Lighthouse Leadership​ ​4 ​$149 ​Live ​​503-805-8882
​Asbestos Inspector Refresher ​PBS Environmental ​4 ​$185 ​Live (webinar or in-person) ​​503-248-1939​
Confined Space Competent Person Certification Training. Karm Safety Solutions ​3.5 ​$125 ​Live ​504-304-7037
​Fall Protection Competent Person Certification Training Karm Safety Solutions
​3.5 ​$125 ​Li​ve ​504-304-7037
Trenching and Excavation Competent Person Certification Training. Karm Safety Solutions ​3.5 ​$125 ​Live ​​504-304-7037
​Oregon Residential Building Code Business License Class ​3 ​$35 ​Online ​800-727-7104​
OR 2010 ADA Standards ​​Business License Class ​3 ​​$35 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104​
Successful Building Design ​​Business License Class ​3 ​​$35 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104​
​Successful Site Design ​​Business License Class ​3 ​​$35 ​​Online ​​800-727-7104​
Contractor Ethics At Your Pace Online 3 $45 Online 877-724-6150
Mold Problems in the Building Environment  3SC Company 3 $49 Online and DVD 800-774-7534
Oregon Residential Building Code Business License Class 3 $51 Online 800-727-7104
Construction Contracting for Larger Projects – The Construction Contracting Process PacePDH.com 3 $51 Online 800-576-4341
Lead and Other Metals in Construction. PacePDH.com 3 $51 Online 800-576-4341
Construction Claims:  Uses court cases to discuss how labor productivity loss claims are determined. Redvector.com 3 $57 Online 866-546-1212
Contract Guide for Design Professionals – Basic Principles (RV-10399): (Written primarily for the design professional - architects, engineers, and others.)  Redvector.com 3 $57 Online 866-546-1212
Annual Business Review & Goal Planning Oregon Contractor Education ​3 ​$59 ​Online ​503-781-7885
Oregon Construction Law Basics Oregon Contractor Education 3 $59 Online 503-781-7885
Running a Financially Effective Construction Company Oregon Contractor Education 3 $59 Online 503-781-7885
Three Keys to Managing a Successful Construction Business Oregon Contractor Education 3 $59 Online 503-781-7885
Basic Supervisor Skills: Part One ​Lighthouse Leadership​ ​3 ​​$99 ​​Live ​503-805-8882
Basic Supervisor Skills: Part Two ​Lighthouse Leadership ​3 ​$99 ​Live ​503-805-8882​
Advanced Supervisor Skills: Part One Lighthouse Leadership 3 ​$99 ​Live ​​503-805-8882​
Carrots, Sticks and Fairy Dust: How to Motivate Employees ​Lighthouse Leadership​ ​3 ​$99 ​Live ​503-805-8882
Hazardous Conversations: Saying the Right Thing When Stakes are High ​​Lighthouse Leadership ​3 ​$99 ​Live ​​503-805-8882
The Trust Factor: A Competitive Advantage ​Lighthouse Leadership​ ​3 ​$99 ​Live ​​503-805-8882
Project Management At Your Pace Online​
2.5 $50 Online 877-724-6150
Digital Marketing. At Your Pace Online​
2.5 $50 Online 877-724-6150
OR Residential Code (Ch. 1-10) Builders License Class ​2 ​$19 ​Online ​800-727-7104
Retirement Housing At Your Pace Online​
2 $33 Online 877-724-6150
Construction Contracting for Larger Projects – Changes, Claims, Differing Site Conditions PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Fall Protection PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Lockout/Tagout PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Oregon Residential Specialty Code PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Personal Protective and Life Saving Equipment PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Cranes and Crane Safety PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Ethical Decision Making for Design and Construction Professionals Webcast (RV-10297AW)  Redvector.com 2 $38 Online 866-546-1212
Construction Accounting and Job Costing Oregon Contractor Education ​2 ​$39 ​Online ​503-781-7885
​Finding Hidden Profits Oregon Contractor Education ​2 ​$39 ​Online ​503-781-7885
Marketing & Sales: Do’s and Don’ts for Contractors Oregon Contractor Education ​2 ​$39 ​Online ​503-781-7885
Employee or Independent Contractor Issues 3SC Company 2 $39 Online
DVD option
800-774-7534
Drywall in Construction Applications 3SC Company 2 $39 Online
DVD option
800-774-7534

Jobsite Safety on Construction Sites

3SC Company 2 $39 Online
DVD option
800-774-7534
Oregon Residential Specialty Code – New Code Changes for CCB Contractors. 3SC Company 2 $39 Online
DVD option
800-774-7534
Roofing in Residential Applications 3SC Company ​2 ​$39 ​Online
DVD option
​800-774-7534
Oregon Building Code Issues Oregon Contractor Education 2 $48 Online 503-781-7885
Hand & Power Tool Safety PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
Materials Handling, Storage, Use, and Disposal PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
The Contractor and Architect Feud – Why they cannot always get along PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
Remodology Part 1: Get Paid for Your Time: Part of a series of courses on the Conflict-Free Home Remodeling Process.  PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
Remodology Part 4: Design Review: Part of a series of courses on the Conflict-Free Home Remodeling Process PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
Worksite Safety 05: OSHA Personal Protective Equipment (RV-10453) Redvector.com ​1 $19​ ​Online ​866-546-1212
Worksite Safety 08: OSHA Power Tools and Excavations (RV-10456) Redvector.com ​1 ​$19 ​Online ​866-546-1212
OSHA Safety: Stairways and Ladders (RV-10104)  Redvector.com 1 $19 Online 866-546-1212
Residential Specialty Codes Span Tables: Designed for the active contractor to see how wood framing span tables are used in 1 & 2 family dwellings. 3SC Company 1 $20 Online
DVD option
800-774-7534
What You Should Know About General Liability Insurance  3SC Company 1 $20 Online
DVD option
800-774-7534
Changing Business Entities 3SC Company 1 $20
Online
DVD option
800-774-7534
​​​The CCB approves classes for two-year periods so content may not reflect recent changes.  In approving courses, the CCB reviews such factors as whether the subject matter is appropriate, the length of the course, whether the material is presented in a logical and understandable manner, and whether there are any major problems viewing the online material. It does not judge the accuracy or quality of technical content.   ​ ​​

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