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North Carolina

Building & Residential Contractor Continuing Education

Licensed North Carolina General contractorcompleting the required 8 or 6 hours of education online with RocketCert

Once you obtain a General Contractor license in North Carolina, the North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors requires licensees to complete 8 hours of continuing education each year. Two of the hours must be a state-specified course, and the other 6 hours can be from a variety of topics. All of the courses we offer are state-approved, so when it comes time to renew your license you will be compliant with the most recent state requirements.

Contractors should note that the CE year begins on January 1st and ends November 30th. To complete the 2 hour Mandatory Course produced by the board, you are able to take one of our live webinars. The remaining elective hours can be taken in a self-paced online format.

  • 8 Hours
    Webinar / Course Bundle
  • 6 Hours
    Self-Paced Online
  • 2 Hours
    Mandatory Course
    Live Webinar
Requirements & Steps

How do I renew my Building / Residential license in North Carolina?

To renew, you are required to complete 8 hours of Continuing Education, which must consist of the 2 hour board-mandated class and 6 hours of elective topics. The license holder or designated qualifier must complete education prior to November 30th of each year. Continuing education cannot be completed in December. We are an approved education provider through the board.

RocketCert customer completing their continuing education through the RocketCert website or on the mobile app.

We offer the required training online. Per state requirements, courses must be completed within 30 days of purchase, and no later than November 30th.


6 Hours can be taken online with us, each renewal. With us, the training is available 24/7 on nearly any device. The 2 Hour Mandatory Course will need to be taken at one of our scheduled webinars. The board requires a maximum of 30 days from the time you purchase to complete the training.


After you complete the continuing education, you can instantly print your certificate of completion. We will notify the State the next business day.

Renew Your License

Complete the steps above and submit your renewal to the state!

Schedule, Hours & Topics

What are the required topics and hours for my license?

Building, Residential, or Unclassified Contractor Building, Residential, or Unclassified Contractor (8 Hours)

Courses are required to cover subject matter deemed relevant statewide, and that provides information that will increase a qualifier's knowledge or competency.
  • 2 Hours Mandatory Topics
  • 6 Hours Elective Topics
Solar Heating & Cooling Requirements Webinar Schedule
(2 Hours)

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Online Continuing Education

What courses are available for me to take online?

With RocketCert, our education is designed to improve your knowledge of the industry by taking you through the resources (available digitally with our program) and providing practice questions. We pride ourselves on providing industry leading customer service. Also, if you find a better price, we will beat it by 20%.

About Us

Why should I choose RocketCert?

At RocketCert, we strive to be the best (while having fun in the process). This means having not only the best quality of education, but also industry leading technology. Best yet, we are here for you 24/7. Have a question or comment? Give us a call or contact us to send us a message. Ready to begin? Select from the training below and start immediately. Of course, you can resume later!


Our online training is available immediately for you to complete. Why wait to start the process ?


Our education is written industry experts. We believe in helping you with your career, and that help begins with offering best in class education.


We are here for you. Have a question? Need support? Our team is available 24/7 for technical support. We pride ourselves in taking care of you.


Our training is available 24/7 and you can start and stop as needed. With our mobile ready courses, you can take from nearly any device at any location.

North Carolina 8 Hour Continuing Education Bundle

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