Building Safety Month 2024

May 6, 2024

What is Building Safety Month? May is not just the month where flowers bloom; it is also a time to focus on a foundation that keeps us safe—building safety. This […]

The Grenfell Tower Fire: A Case for Rigorous Building Codes and Fire Prevention

January 24, 2024

The Grenfell Tower fire, a catastrophic event that occurred in London in June 2017, stands as a stark reminder of the crucial importance of adhering to stringent building codes, especially […]

Continuing Education Requirements of the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board: 
Empowering Contractors with Gold Coast School of Construction

Introduction to Continuing Education in Florida’s Construction Industry   The construction industry in Florida is governed by stringent standards, ensuring that professionals remain at the forefront of technical expertise and […]

Acing Your Florida Contractors License Exam: Gold Coast’s Proven Exam Prep

December 28, 2023

Strategies Embarking on a career in the construction industry in Florida promises excitement and growth. However, before building and renovating, you must overcome a crucial hurdle – the Florida Contractors […]

The Future of Plumbing: Technological Advances and the Role of Gold Coast School of Construction for Florida’s Aspiring Plumbers

November 27, 2023

  In the annals of history, plumbing can trace its innovations back to ancient civilizations, such as the Romans with their iconic lead pipes. Over the years, this profession has […]

Online Self-Study vs In-Person Classes at Gold Coast Schools: Which Suits You Best?

November 3, 2023

As educational needs evolve, Gold Coast Schools have been at the forefront of incorporating flexible learning methods that cater to various student needs. Here are a few options to consider: […]

HB 1383 Signed into Law: How this Affects Locally Licensed Florida Contractors

July 27, 2023

HB 1383 was signed into law in June 2023. This article highlights key aspects of the new law and how it may affect Florida contractors.

How to Become a Certified Building Inspector in Florida

July 17, 2023

Did you know that the average building inspector makes approximately $60,000 per year Building inspectors are in high demand and in short supply, so now is the perfect time to pursue this […]

What’s Going on with Florida Local Contractor Licenses and HB 1383? 

June 2, 2023

The Florida Contractor Licensing provisions are tricky, and over the last few years, things have not gotten any easier. Before I dive too deep into this topic, full disclosure, I […]

6 Most Common Home Inspection Problems

May 15, 2023

Discover the most common home inspection problems and what you need to know as an aspiring home inspector in the state of Florida.