South Carolina Grading Exam Prep Courses & Reference Materials

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Overview & Benefits

The right resources and exam prep services

We offer everything you need to prepare for the South Carolina Grading exam.

To prepare for the exam, you will need books and tabs as well as our exam prep course. We also give the option to purchase pre-tabbed and highlighted books, saving you valuable hours of highlighting the information within the books yourself.

South Carolina Grading Contractors are permitted to work on the soil preparation and rehabilitation of streets, roads, highways, railroad beds, building sites, parking lots, and storm sewers.

What's on the Exam?

Get a strong start in building your career

# of Questions Minimum Passing Score Time Allowed
40 28 (70%) 120 minutes
Subject Area # of Questions
General Knowledge 15
Excavating and Grading 20
Safety - Code of Federal Regulations 5

You can also refer to the PSI Candidate Information Bulletin here for more information on testing policies.

Exam Preparation

What you'll need to prepare for the exam

Exam Prep Course

Our South Carolina Grading Exam Prep course is available online, pre-recorded. This course is available to you 24/7 and you can complete it at your own time and pace. Online course content is delivered digitally immediately upon purchase.

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Book Bundle

The South Carolina Grading Contractor Exam is an open-book exam. You may bring the approved references listed here into the exam with you. We also offer pre-tabbed and highlighted books as well to save you the time of tabbing and highlighting the book yourself.

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Our South Carolina Grading Exam prep tabs help mark the commonly referenced sections of the books used in the exam. Don't waste time flipping through your books in the timed exam - our tabs help you to be able to quickly reference important material in your books and move on to the next question without wasting valuable time.

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License Requirements

Steps to obtaining your license

All South Carolina contractor license applicants are still required to meet other state licensing regulations in order to obtain a license in South Carolina.

These requirements include taking the State Business Law Exam and submitting a State Board Contractor License Application. We offer exam prep courses and materials for the business law exam as well as License Application Fulfillment Services.

You can learn more about the South Carolina Business Law Exam here.