Florida BCAIB Contractor License Renewal Requirements:
All State Registered and Certified Contractors and Inspectors are required to complete 14 hours of continuing education prior to their renewal period. All Dade County licensed contractors must complete 16 hours of CE. Architects and Engineers are also required to complete designated hours.
Building Inspectors licensed under the BCAIB are required to complete 14 hours of CE, including 2 hours of Laws & Rules, 2 hours of accessability code and 1 hour of ethics training prior to the renewal period that ends November 28th of odd numbered years. Our 14-hour BCAIB packages meet all mandatory and general CE requirements.
Gold Coast School of Construction offers a complete package including ALL mandatory hours (Advanced, Workers Comp., Safety, Business Practices, Technical, Laws and Rules, Accessibility, Wind Mitigation and Ethics Training). Available both in class and online (Note: Dade County Contractors can only take 50% of their required hours online.)
If you have any additional questions regarding continuing education requirements, feel free to contact our Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140.
Contractors with Multiple Licenses:
Often, but not always, our continuing education packages can cover the license renewal requirements for several licenses. Gold Coast will report your first license free of charge, and each additional licenses will be reported for a charge of $10 each.
|Classroom Continuing Education Schedule
(General, Building, Residential, Roofing, A/C & Plumbing Contractors)
|2 Days | 9:00am- 4:00pm|
|Doral||North Dade||Broward||Boca Raton||Lantana|
|Apr 16||Jun 11||Feb 27||Jun 4||Apr 16|
|May 21||Jul 16||May 14||Jul 16||Jul 9|
|Jun 25||Aug 13||Jun 4||Aug 27||Aug 6|
|Jun 30 (Spanish)||Jul 9|
|Jul 30 (Spanish)||Jul 14|
|Aug 13||Aug 6|
|Aug 27||Aug 20|
A breakdown of what is included in the continuing education package can be found below:
*Dade County contractors can only take 50% of their continuing education online
West Palm Beach (Lantana)6216 S. Congress Avenue
Lantana, FL 33462
Take I-95 to Lantana Road. Exit west on Lantana Road to Congress Ave. Turn left on Congress and then left into Atlantis Plaza.
(From the North) Take the turnpike to Lake Worth Road. Exit east on Lake Worth Road to Congress Ave. Turn right on Congress and then just past Lantana Road turn left into Atlantis Plaza.
(From the South) Take the turnpike to Boynton Beach Blvd. Exit east on Boynton Beach Blvd to Congress. Turn left (north) on Congress. Turn into Atlantis Plaza, just south of Lantana Road.
Boca Raton7035 Beracasa Way Suite 206
Boca Raton, FL 33433
Located just 3 minutes West of I-95 on the North West corner of Palmetto & Powerline.
Tamarac (Broward)5600 Hiatus Road
Tamarac, FL 33321
This Gold Coast building is located on the NE Corner of Hiatus Road and Commercial Blvd., approx. 1/8 mile East of the Sawgrass Expwy off of Commercial Blvd.
Registration for all Insurance and Construction classes are handled by the Gold Coast Professional Schools office at the Broward campus.
North Miami3577 N.E. 163rd Street
North Miami, FL 33160
Located just minutes East of the Gold Glades Interchange (I-95, 826 and the Turnpike.) Exit on 163rd street and go East. Located in the Intracoastal Mall at N.E. 35th Ave.
South Dade (Doral)11250 N.W. 20th Street
Miami, FL 33172
Because this is a new building, on a new street, you will not be able to find us on map search sites yet. Here are directions:
From the North:
Take the Florida Turnpike Extension south to NW 12th Street (exit # 27). Head east.Turn left on NW 111th Ave (just past the mall). Turn left on NW 20th Street. Building is on the left.
From the South:
Take the Florida Turnpike Extension north to NW 12th Street. Head east Turn left on NW 111th Ave (just past the mall). Turn left on NW 20th Street. Building is on the left.
From the East and Downtown Miami:
Head west on 836 to NW 107 Ave exit. Exit north on NW 107 Ave.Turn left on NW 12 St. Turn right on NW 111 Ave. Turn left on NW 20th St. Building is on left.