Instructor: Charles Barr

Credit Hours: 1.00

Approval Number: 0611114
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Course Description

This one-hour course is a summary of general and specialty contractors’ legal obligations to their professional standing as outlined in Florida Administrative Code 61G4 Chapters 15 through 22.

Note: This course references FAC 61G4 language taken from the Code itself and not an interpretation of the guideline. Links to specific rules, resources and Chapters are also provided throughout the course.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe certification and registration requirements
  • Identify examination protocols and disciplinary guidelines
  • Explain continuing education responsibilities, citations and local disciplinary action if required
  • Discuss the Construction Recovery Fund and mediation examples

Instructor Bio

Charles (Chuck) Barr has more licenses than anyone we at Pace has ever come across including multiple Contractor and Electrical Contractor licenses, Building Official, Building Inspector and Plans Examiner licenses. Chuck has held Building Official positions (CBO) in Orange City and Fernandina Beach, Florida and is also an approved Florida Building Commission Advanced course accredditor. Aside from all his construction related licenses, Chuck is a licensed fixed wing commercial flight instructor, a rotary wing flight instructor and holds a Ship Captains license, not sure if he has a fishing license.

Chuck is essentially retired at the present and probably spends most of his time completing continuing education for his multitude of licenses inside and outside the construction industry.

Florida State Certified Contractor

CGC1508079 - Unlimited General Contractor                  
CFC1426436 - Unlimited Plumbing Contractor                  
EC13002676 - Unlimited Electrical Contractor                
CAC1814258 - Unlimited Air Conditioning Contractor            

BU908 - Florida Building Code Administrator (CBO)        

PX1172 - Plans Examiner (Standard)(Commercial/Residential) Building, Plumbing, Electrical and Air Conditioning

BN2685 - Building Inspector (Standard)(Commercial/Residential)Building, Plumbing, Electrical and Air Conditioning  


IAEI (International Association of Electrical Inspectors)
BOAF (Building Officials Association of Florida)

Approved Advanced Course Accredditor, Florida Building Commission

Other Approvals

Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board (PCCLB): CILB-0611114