Professional Remodelers Organization

Licensing Procedures


          Procedure for obtaining a Toledo Home       

         Improvement & Remodeling

Contractors License

Step 1:   Take the PRO I.C.C. Prep Class, Offered in July (Date & Time TBD)  

              at the PRO office, 6755 W. Central Avenue, Suite 105,   Toledo, Ohio  43617

              (Recommended but not required)


   Cost: $170.00 – Includes the 2009 Code Book


Step 2:   Obtain an I.C.C. Completed Certificate for Building Contractor C

              (This is required in order to apply for the City of Toledo exam)

Website: for general information  

To schedule an exam call Pearson Vue at 1-877-234-6082

Exam Code is N13, National Standard Residential, Jurisdiction is Ohio

Cost: $100.00

Exam location is 1789 Indian Wood Circle, Metro Woods Bldg, Ste 120, Maumee, Ohio


Step 3:   After obtaining your I.C.C. Certificate you must register with the City of

Toledo (One Government Center, Suite 1600) to take the “City of Toledo” test.  


Step 4:   Go to: to download an application for the City of Toledo

exam. On the left hand side of the web page, click on “City Departments”, click  

              on Building Inspection, hit go, on the right hand side, click on “Licensing for    

              Contractors”  Scroll down, click on “Home Remodeler’s Application”.  


Step 5:   Turn in completed application to the City of Toledo

   EXAM DATE April and October    

              (the city gives the test two times a year, Oct and April)

    Cost: $200.00 to register ($175.00 will be refunded if the Board of

Controls determines that you do not meet their qualifications).


Step 6:   The City of Toledo will notify you that you have been approved for test.


Step 7:   Take the PRO City of Toledo Prep Class (Recommended but not required).

Date: Scheduled for early April and October at the PRO office,

   5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

   Cost: $150.00 (Includes Chapter 11 & 13 book).

2016ICC Class procedure