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Choosing an educator

Click on name to visit the website or call to learn more about that educator's class. It's a good idea to research several options. Price is only one factor to consider; another is service, instructor interaction, including when staff will be available to answer your questions. Consider your individual learning style and the degree of instructor interaction that will best suit your needs.

  • Live classes typically offer a greater degree of instructor interaction compared to the self-study options.
  • Self-study by mail is best suited for those who simply need the study manual and minimal instruction.
  • Self-study online provides additional instruction through online courses.

About the exam

Most pre-license candidates complete the 16-hour training and then take the test at a PSI location. The PSI open-book exam consists of 80 multiple choice questions. You will have three hours to complete the exam. You must answer 70% of the exam questions correctly to pass. This PDF shows topics covered and the number of questions covered under each topic. For more information about taking the test with PSI, review the Student Bulletin.pdfStudent Bulletin - Spanish.pdf.

The Clackamas Community College SBDC program combines studying and testing. The course is completed in segments, and each segment is followed with a test. This alternative format can benefit students who have difficulty in traditional testing situations, or who have minimal experience studying and testing. For more information about this alternative testing format please contact the Clackamas Community College SBDC.


Online and Self-Study​

Cost with manual
*Shipping may be extra

Cost without manual​

Self-study: Online​

Self-study: By mail

Spanish​

Name

Phone

Email​

​N/A - purchase separately
$25​​No www.123ContractorEducation.com971-351-9040​ mrhunter@summitrmi.com​
N/A - purchase separately$45​​NoA Contractors Coach360-521-6668​creativejoy@comcast.net
​$74 $49​No​ OnlineEd.com503-670-9278 ​ mail@onlineed.com
​$85 ​N/A No​At Your Pace Online 877-724-6150​contact@atyourpaceonline.com
​$99$49​ No​ ! RocketCert 800-495-6612​ info@rocketcert.com​​
​$119 $59​​No www.bigsteptraining.com 503-898-0694manager@bigsteptraining.com
$119N/A​​​✔No​ A Better Way Contractor Training​​888-465-8586 abetterwayct@gmail.com
​$130​$90​✔No​

www.athomeprep.com

800-952-0910​ ​info@athomeprep.com
​$135​$57​NoConstruction Contractors Network​​503-735-4879rickg2@earthlink.net​​​
$139​​$59 No​ www.oregonccbtraining.com503-606-6318​ oregonccbtraining@gmail.com
​$145-180, depending on location​​​N/A​✔
​No
​Bend: 541-389-1058
Klamath Falls: 541-884-8570
Medford: 541-773-2872
Portland: 503-684-1880
Salem: 503-399-1500
info@oregonhba.com
$149​$95​✔
​✔
​No 4 Seasons LLC​888-255-2122 4seasonsLLC1@gmail.com​
$159​​$89​​✔
​No Builders License Training Institute800-727-7104​​ info@onlinecti.com
​$175 $175​
​​✔ 
(Need computer but not Internet)
No​ Abby's Business Center, Inc.​503-397-3252 abby@abbysbusinesscenter.com​​
N/A​$199​​✔
​NoOnline Contractor Training​​​541-383-7290ccb@cocc.edu​
​$225N/A​​NoTreasure Valley Community College SBDC
541-881-5772sbdc@tvcc.cc
​$299​$199​Yes Casaflex703-552-8957​ info@casaflex.com​
​$350​N/A Spanish only​Licencias de Negocios - Soluciones Latinas​ 503-427-0071​ ​cursos@licenciasdenegocios.com
​$385 ​$325
​✔
Spanish only​ Hispanic Construction Contractors of Oregon 1-877-879-4226​ almendra.t@hccoregon.org​​
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​ ​ ​ ​ ​Live Classes

​Cost with manual​​

Cost without manualSpanish Name​ Live Online
Available
LocationPhone​​Email​​
​$250​$200​No OmniLLCWest Salem, OR
503-580-0517

judy@omnillc.net

​$329​N/A​No ​Linn-Benton Community College SBDC Albany, OR
​541-917-4929

anne.green@linnbenton.edu

​$350$350​No​A Contractors CoachVancouver, WA360-521-6668creativejoy@comcast.net
​$355​N/A​No Tillamook Bay Community College SBDC Tillamook, OR
​503-842-8222, ext. 1420

tillamooksbdc@bizcenter.org
​$360​$305​No Chemeketa Community College ​Salem, OR
503-399-5088

sbdc@chemeketa.edu

​$360​$335No​Abby's Business Center, Inc. ​Portland, OR
503-397-3252

​abby@abbysbusinesscenter.com​

​$399​N/ASpanish or English Central Oregon Contractor Training​Bend, OR
Redmond, OR
​541-383-7290

ccb@cocc.edu

$385$325​Spanish onlyHispanic Construction Contractors of Oregon​​ 1-877-879-4226

almendra.t@hccoregon.org​

​$450​$372No​Rogue Community College​Grants Pass/
White City, OR
541-956-7494sbdc@roguecc.edu
​N/A$450​Spanish or EnglishClackamas Community College SBDC​ (Harmony campus)**​YesMilwaukie, OR503-594-0738cris.kelly@clackamas.edu
​$500​$450Spanish or EnglishAlliance 1, LLC​Woodburn, OR
​503-989-3501

parr.biz@gmail.com​

​$550​$500Spanish only​Prospera NW Consulting Group
​Portland, OR
971-940-3225

prosperanw@gmail.com

​$550​$500Spanish only​Licencias de Negocios​Yes
503-427-0071

cursos@licenciasdenegocios.com

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