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Exam Prep Course

Tennessee BC-b (sm) Small Commercial Contractor Exam Prep Course

  • $ 297.00


  • Course Duration: Complete at Your Own Pace
  • Course Type: Online Pre-Recorded
  • Books Required: 12

Tennessee BC-b (sm) Small Commercial Contractor Exam Prep Course

A Tennessee BC-b (sm) Small Commercial Contractor is authorized to bid on and contract for the construction, erection, alteration, repair, or demolition of any building structure for use and occupancy by the general public, the total cost of which does not exceed $1,500,000.00. The monetary limit is based upon the financial statement and experience, but is limited to $1,500,000 (or less) and would require passing the full commercial BC-B trade exam to increase the monetary limit, as well as a new financial statement for a revision request.


Exam Prep Class:

This course will prepare you for the Tennessee BC-b (sm) Small Commercial Contractor exam at PSI. Our course reviews important, commonly referenced information within the reference manuals allowed inside the exam, as well as test-taking strategies, practice quizzes, and a timed simulation exam mirroring the features of the actual test at PSI.


Class Days and Times:

This is an online pre-recorded course available to you 24/7 that you can complete at your own time and pace. Online course content is delivered digitally immediately upon purchase.

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Online Content is available for 180 days after purchase. To extend content access an additional 180 days, a $50 course extension fee is required. If you have any questions, please contact our support team.

Reference Materials for Tennessee BC-b (sm) Exam

The Tennessee BC-b (sm) licensing exam at PSI is open-book. You may bring the approved references into the exam, and reference manuals may be tabbed and highlighted. Tabs used in books for the exam must be permanent adhesive tabs; removable tabs such as post-its are not allowed in the examination center. We offer an approved tab set for the Tennessee BC-b (sm) contractor exam here.


Books for the Tennesee BC-b (sm) Exam

The Tennessee BC-b (sm) Small Commercial Contractor Exam is an open-book exam. You may bring the approved references listed here to the exam with you. In a hurry? We also offer pre-tabbed and highlighted books to save you hours spent on tabbing and highlighting the books yourself!


Additional Requirements for Tennessee Contractors

Besides passing a licensing exam, all Tennessee Contractor Applicants must meet additional state licensing regulations to obtain a license.

This includes taking a Business and Law Exam and a technical exam specific to the type of work they perform. We offer exam prep services for the Tennessee Business and Law Management Exam, as well as License Application Processing Services.

You can find more information about the Tennessee Business and Law Management Exam here

Exams are administered by PSI and can be scheduled by registering at

Tennessee BC-b (sm) Exam Subject Areas


# of Questions Minimum Passing Score Time Allowed
70 73% (52 correct) 200 minutes


Subject Area # of questions
Sitework, Footings, and Foundation 6
Concrete and Concrete Reinforcement 8
Masonry 6
Metals 12
Carpentry 6
Roofing 7
Associated Construction Trades 5
OSHA Safety 5
General Code, Plan Reading, and Estimating  15

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


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