Florida Contractor Continuing Education Courses

Renew Your General, Building, Residential, A/C, Roofing, or Plumbing Contractor’s License

In the state of Florida, 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.

Gold Coast School of Construction makes it easy to complete the required continuing education needed to renew your license.  Courses are offered in both classroom and online formats for your convenience.  While complete details can be found below, feel free to contact our helpful Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140 if you have any questions about renewing your Florida contractor’s license.  We are happy to assist.

The next license renewal deadline is August 31st, 2020

Continuing Education


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.

For a list of upcoming classes and more information about the online course option, view the Course Schedule and Online Courses tabs on this page.

If you have any additional questions regarding continuing education requirements, please contact our helpful 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 completions for all state licenses at no additional charge.


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View Course Approvals: Click Here!

Classroom Courses:

14-hour (CILB) Complete Package – $199  Purchase Package

14-hour ELECTRICAL Only Complete Package – $199  Purchase Package
*This package includes classroom as well as a few online courses needed to meet your license renewal requirement for electrical contractors.  (Not for Dade County)

Attention Dade County Contractors:

16-hour *Dade County (CILB) non-electrical Package – $229 Purchase Package

16-hour *Dade County (CILB) Electrical Package – $229 Purchase Package
*This package includes classroom as well as a few online courses needed to meet your license renewal requirement for Dade County electrical contractors.


If you hold multiple licenses, i.e. a GC and an Electrical license, call our Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140 and learn about other convenient packages that we can put together to make renewing your license(s) easy.

Classroom Continuing Education Schedule
(General, Building, Residential, Roofing, A/C & Plumbing Contractors)
2 Days  |  Sat & Sun 9:00am-4:00pm
Note: Dade County contractors stay until 6:00pm on the first day to meet the 16-hour requirement (Only offered in Doral, North Dade, and Broward)
Doral North Dade Broward Boca Raton Lantana
Jun 22 Jul 20 Jun 1 Aug 3 Jun  29
Jul 13* Aug 24 Aug 29
Aug 17
   * Curso en español


Electrical Contractor Continuing Education
(Electrical Contractors Only)
2 Days  | Sat & Sun 9:00am-4:00pm
Dade County 16 hours is only offered in Doral, North Dade, and Broward
Doral Broward Lantana
Jun 22 Aug 24 Jun 29


A breakdown of what is included in the continuing education package can be found here: View Approvals



Online Courses:

All Contractors Except Dade County:

• 14-hour (CILB) Package ONLINE- $119  Learn More

• 14-hour ELECTRICAL Only Package Online – $119  Learn More

Dade County Contractors: These packages meet the Dade County 16-hour CE requirements.

• 16-hour (CILB) Package ONLINE- $139  Register Now

• 16-hour ELECTRICAL Only Package Online – $139  Register Now

Individual Continuing Education Courses –  Learn More

West Palm Beach (Lantana)

6216 S. Congress Avenue
Lantana, FL 33462


From I-95:
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 Turnpike:
(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 Raton

2600 N. Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431


From I-95: Exit on Palmetto Park Road and go west. Make a RIGHT onto Military Trail and continue for less than 2 miles. The location is in the Fountain Square complex located immediately after Butts Road on the right hand side.

From Turnpike: Exit on Glades Road and go EAST. Make a left on Butts Road. Follow the road around and make a left onto Military Trail. The location in the Fountain Square complex located on the right hand side.

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 Miami

3577 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.


3505 Lake Lynda Dr Building 300
Orlando, FL 32817


When coming from University Blvd, head North on Lake Lynda Drive and the building will be on your right hand side. Lake Lynda Drive is found on the North side of University Blvd between Rouse Rd and the University of Central Florida campus.