Bonding Requirement for Contactors

New State Law Eliminating Certain Bonding Requirements.

Effective immediately, a 14 hour Financial Stability Course will be required for any persons applying for state license with less than 660 credit score.


This is an approved 14 credit hour online continuing education distance-learning course No. 0609899. This course is designed for those applicants whose credit score is less than 660.


API can Help! By taking this Financial Stability Course, you will meet the new state requirements. 


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100K Financial Officer Bonds.

Construction Industry Licensing Board allows Financial and Legal responsibility to be reassigned to another party other than the License Holder.  If the License Holder is not an owner or willing to take this role, we can submit a 100K Financial Responsibility Application to reassign this role.


*Financially Responsible Officer means a person other than the primary qualifying agent who with the approval of the board assumes personal responsibility for all financial aspects of the business organization.  Refer to Florida State 489.1195 (b) for responsibilities assigned to this role. 


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County Bonds & Out of State Bonds.

County Bonds are based on individual county requirements. Most counties do not require bonds unless you are a state registered county contractor. 


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Out of State Bonds are based on individual state licensing requirements.


State Licensing & Testing.

Contractors everywhere can gain valuable continuing education hours in our innovative Live Online Classrooms without ever leaving the comfort of their own home. Currently, we provide Continuing Education for Licensed Florida Contractors; however, API Processing-Licensing will continue to broaden our Continuing Education Course List that will soon encompass a nationwide selection.


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