Sunday, January 3, 2010

2/4: So You Want to Become a General Contractor?

photo, Stephen Klineburger, working on trim, Seattle, Washington, by WonderlaneHave you ever wondered what you'd need to do to become a general contractor? Find out at Hillsboro Main Library, Thursday, Feb. 4th 2010, 7:00 PM.

It's an opportunity to find the answers to some of your questions about becoming a licensed contractor, and also to find out if the projects you occasionally like to work on for some spare change even require a contractor's license.

Topics include:
  • Which contractor-type activities are regulated by the State of Oregon?
  • What are the educational requirements necessary along with Bonding and Liability Insurance necessary to obtain a General Contractor’s License?
  • What is the overall process and how much time does it take to get a General Contractor's License from start to finish?
  • How much does it cost to get a General Contractor's License?
Hillsboro Main Library is located at 2850 NE Brookwood Parkway, just south of Dawson Creek Drive.