Why Use CLC?


1) Your Time is Money – Our Home Study programs will save you both.

  • Apply the cash you save towards paying your California contractors license application and bond fees.

2)  Our school provides you with home-study programs that work.

We don’t waste your time driving to our location. We don’t charge you extra for long, tedious in-house courses that often fail to address the trade portion of your exam. Finally, we don’t require you to come to our facility for access to “special” study materials which you can’t take home.

3) Our Home-Study Courses are the best in the State!

  • Our Law Exam and C-61 course are bulletproof; in fact, we have a 100% pass rate! If you study, you will pass!
  • You won’t find a more comprehensive Trade Exam course offered anywhere else in California, period, at any price!

4) Qualified consultants on call to help you get your license.

TLC is the only California contractors school with an in-house adviser available to answer your questions 8 am to 10 pm, Mon-Sat.

5) With TLC you always work with a Personal Licensing Consultant, NOT with a Commissioned Salesperson.

As experts in the field of Contractor Licensing, our consultants are here to advise you successfully through every step of your exam process. We remain available to help your business succeed as well!

6) YOU are a crucial component for OUR success. 

Your success in passing the Contractors exam and developing a successful, profitable contracting business is vital to our ongoing success. We provide the best possible exam preparation programs and access to additional resources you can use to plan & grow your business. Furthermore, we provide access to affordable, cutting-edge contract writing, and bid estimating software.


  • Thirty-six years of proven success! Tens of thousands of tradespeople have successfully passed their contractor’s exams using our materials.
  • Help is always available — six days per week phone support. We stay with you until you pass your California State contractors exam.
  • All exam programs contain the latest exam questions. We take all exam questions directly from the source materials specified by the CSLB. (the basis of the State exam)
  • A comprehensive strategy for passing your exam. Learn a system to answer your test questions as quickly and accurately as possible.
  • Help with filling out your original contractor’s exam application. The CSLB rejects 50% of all submitted applications due to improperly completed paperwork.
  • Resources to help build your business. We provide access to tools and advisors to help develop your business after you’ve successfully passed your exam.
  • We are the best contractor school in California: TLCProviding tradespeople with the best home study programs available, at some of the lowest prices in the industry.

Do your homework, talk to us and the competition, We are confident you will see the value and utility of our programs, as well as learn that we can help you save hundreds of dollars on the cost of getting licensed.