Dwelling Contractor Continuing Education (12 Hour)

$95.00

12 Hour Course

Course ID: 13754

Approved By: Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS)

4.7 185 Reviews

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This Dwelling Contractor Continuing Education course is a 12 hour series of instruction designed to provide the information required to maintain and renew a Dwelling Contractor license. This course is broken into four segments that each address a particular topic area.

The first segment of the course discusses construction laws and practices. The following are some of the topics covered in this segment:

  • Contracts and Contract Law

  • The Wisconsin Trade Practices Code

  • OSHA

  • Unemployment Insurance

The second segment of the course covers the management of construction projects.

The final two segments focus on building codes, starting with universal building codes and then moving on to municipal building codes.

  • Construction Laws & Practices 6 Hours
    • Construction Laws and Practices [10 Activities]
      • 01. Contract Law: Basics
      • 02. Contract Law: Forms of contracts
      • 03. Contract Law: Contracts with the Federal Government
      • 04. Wisconsin Home Improvement Trade Practices Code
      • 05. Land Use Regulations
      • 06. Lead & Asbestos awareness
      • 07. Occupational Safety and Health Administration Requirements 
      • 08. Worker & Unemployment compensation
      • 09. Laws & Requirements
      • 10. Laws & Requirements, Part II
  • Project Management 2 Hours
    • Project Management [10 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction
      • 02. Purpose
      • 03. Basics
      • 04. Concerns
      • 05. Systems - Part 1
      • 06. Systems - Part 2
      • 07. Systems - Part 3
      • 08. Systems - Part 4
      • 09. Sample Plan
      • 10. Conclusion
  • WI Construction Building Codes 3 Hours
    • Building Codes [4 Activities]
      • 01. Building Codes Part I
      • 02. Building Codes Part II
      • 03. Building Codes, Part III
      • 04. Building Codes, Part IV
  • WI Construction Municipal Building Codes 1 Hour
    • Municipal Building Codes [2 Activities]
      • 01. Municipal Building Codes Part 1
      • 02. Municipal Building Codes Part 2
  • Final Exam
    • DCQ Final Exam (231 questions)
  • Certificate
    • DSPS Questionnaire
    • Certificate Of Completion

Instructor Bio


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Mike Melvin, owner of At Your Pace Online, LLC, is the instructor and industry expert for Wisconsin Contractor Training courses. In addition to his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from Ottawa University, Kansas, Mike has owned, operated, and worked for numerous construction companies. Mike's relevant construction experience includes framing, concrete construction, foundations, and roofing. As the current owner and Wisconsin-approved lead instructor for WIContractortraining.com, he teaches multiple courses pertaining to construction and business. With over fifteen years of experience in the industry, Mike combines his proven understanding of teaching online education with the practical and academic industry knowledge needed by Wisconsin Contractors, to allow them to complete their courses and get back to the job site.

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Very organized and responsive technology. Thank you.

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Excellent and very informative.

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great course

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VERY ACCURATE QUESTIONS I LOVE IT

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Informative and well organized courses and testing

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Awesome course!

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Great easy to understand

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Nice easy to use course

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Good Course excellent info

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easy & informative

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Very informational and well run

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This is the one you want to take for sure.

February 26th, 2017
Great course !

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Great layout

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Good course.

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Very pleased, solid information

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Course was very educational!

February 22nd, 2017
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February 21st, 2017
Liked the video parts if there was more of that would feel like it was much faster..

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Good classes and does not bog me down.

February 17th, 2017
lots of reading

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February 11th, 2017
The course is detailed and a well rounded exame

February 11th, 2017
Had fun! Even learned a few things i didn't know off hand. Would defiantly refer this coarse to someone if needed.

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good class.. very informative

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February 6th, 2017
Liked the Project Management section alot and wished that a training of this section could be given to my employees.

February 5th, 2017
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February 4th, 2017
good time management

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Liked the Project Management videos. Wish there were more videos to watch for other sections.

January 30th, 2017
IT WAS VERY GOOD

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It would be better if someone could refer back to the course content provided when asked. Knowing where to find the information is half the battle.

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It was convenient to do it when I could.

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frustrating as hell

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instructions were not very clear, some of the questions didn't match the code

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I felt this course was written by a college student with no experience in the field.

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nedds some work

February 22nd, 2017
The answer form required multiple hitting the check button to get many of the answers to register as complete. Really annoying

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I found your site hard to navigate.

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