Continuing Education for General Contractors

Fulfilling requirements of the NC Licensing Board for General Contractors

Every individual in North Carolina with a General Contractors’ license must receive 8 hours of continuing education every year, including the Board’s 2-hour Mandatory Course.

Paragon Safety Group is a board-approved provider and teaches full-day courses that allow you to complete your entire yearly CE requirement in a single day, although you are welcome to attend only one part of the day if you don’t need the full 8 hours of training. The daily schedule is:

  • OSHA Focus-4 Safety Training (4 hours), 8 am – 10 am
    This course focuses on how to avoid Electrical, Struck-by, Caught-in/between, and Fall Protection Injuries)
  • Managing Safety and Health (2 hours), 10 am – 12 pm
    This course focuses on the proper management and maintenance of a company’s safety and health program, from the manager’s perspective
  • Board’s Mandatory Course (2 hours), 3 pm – 5 pm
    This course, mandated by the Licensing Board, covers changes and updates to the GC program for 2021.

Class Schedule for 2021

All classes are taught in-person at our classroom in Raleigh
Paragon Safety Group
829 Purser Drive
Raleigh NC 27603

Email us at to register for any of these classes!

Final class meeting for 2021 is: Tuesday, November 30th. Click here to sign up!

Who should take this course?

The course is designed to provide the required 8 hours of continuing education to all people with a North Carolina General Contractor’s License. Whether you are a homebuilder or involved in commercial construction, these classes fulfill the requirements of the Licensing Board and provide useful information to stay safe on the job!

Learn Safety with Paragon Safety Group

Paragon Safety Group offers safety training in both English and Spanish. For more information about our class offerings, contact us today! See our course calendar for a complete schedule of upcoming course offerings.