HABLAMOS ESPAÑOL

We’re proud of our high passing rate consistent for over 20 years:

  • We can help you prepare and pass your PSI exams.
  • Our courses focus only on PSI exam-question topics.
  • Nationwide companies’ general topics cannot beat us dedicatedly covering our local area, VA/MD.
  • You can take our courses from anywhere with internet connection!
  • We’ve been teaching these courses since 1999!

All of our courses are offered with our exclusive Guarantee Policy:

  • Guaranteed repeat for 3 months for all CONTRACTORS and 6 months for all TRADESMAN exam prep courses.
  • All of our course fees include all the materials for the course (No separate additional charges).
  • Take a class with us now so we can help you pass your exam and get your license!

CURRENT & UPCOMING COURSE SCHEDULES: (Schedules may change)

  • All of our courses are virtual remote (online) with “live” instructor (via Zoom)
  • You can take our courses from anywhere with an internet access!
  • You can register for our courses online, by phone, or in-person in our office
  • Please call us for additional information or to register: (703) 298-4556
  • Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 5:30pm (Please call us before visiting!)

To register or for more detailed info: Click on Register link after each course scheduled below. Please try to register at least one week before the start of your class to make sure you receive all class materials which are available for in-person pick-up at our main office (or by USPS mail, only if you are located inconveniently far away!)

  • VA Class-A/B Business License Exam prep including Pre-License Education Certificate: 5-day (15-hour) online course: June 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 (Tue & Thur: 7pm-10pm) Register
  • VA Class-A/B Business License Exam prep not including Pre-License Education Certificate: 5-day (15-hour) online course: June 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 (Tue & Thur: 7pm-10pm) Register
  • Virginia Clase A/B Preparación del Examen de Negocio con Prelicencia en Español: June 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 (Martes y Jueves: 6-9pm) Register
  • VA Home Improvement Contractor (HIC) Specialty License Exam prep: 4-day (12-hour) online course: June 24, 25, 26, 27 (Monday to Thursday, 6-9pm) Register
  • Commercial Improvement Contractor (CIC) Specialty License Exam prep: 3-day (9-hour) online course: To Be Announced (Mon: 5pm-8pm & Sat: 9am-12pm) Register
  • Residential Building Contractor (RBC) Specialty License Exam prep: 4-day (12-hour) online course: June 24, 28, July 1, 5 (Mon: 5pm-8pm & Fri: 5pm-8pm) Register
  • Commercial Building Contractor (CBC) Specialty License Exam prep: 5-day (15-hour) online course: To Be Announced (Mon: 5pm-8pm & Sat: 9am-12pm) Register
  • Maryland Home Improvement Contractor (MHIC) License Exam prep: 2-day (7-hour) online course: June 24 & 26 (Mon & Wed: 6:30pm-10pm) Register
  • Heating, Air Conditioning & Ventilation (HVAC) Journeyman/Master Exam prep: 7-day (21-hour) online course: started on To Be Announced (7 Tuesdays: 6-9pm) Register
  • Electrician (ELE) Journeyman/Master Exam prep: 10-day online course: starting May 10th (10 Fridays: 5-8pm) Register
  • Plumber (PLB) Journeyman/Master Exam prep: 6-day online course: starting To Be Announced (6 Tuesdays: 6-9pm) Register
  • VA/MD/DC Gas Fitter Master/Journeyman Exam prep: 4-day online course: starting June 18th (4 Tuesdays: 6pm-9pm) Register
  • Intensive & Basic Blueprint Reading (+Code Basics): 8-day virtual online course, prerequisite course for Contractor License applicants seeking RBC or CBC as their Specialty Exams
  • Fire Alarm Nationwide Certification Exam prep course; 10-day exam prep at McLean/Tysons
  • Learning the Basic HVAC with CFC Certification; Up to 240 hours of vocational training will be equivalent to 6 years of actual job experience (in order to meet DPOR’s 10-year experience requirement for PSI exam) (including EPA 608 Certification)
  • Learning the Basic ELE; Up to 240 hours of certified vocational training will be equivalent to 6 years of actual job experience (in order to meet DPOR’s 10-year experience requirement for PSI exam)

All M/E/P Journeyman exam prep courses above require pre-approval from DPOR and must have min. 10 years of experience – Our Vocational Training (max. 240 hours) can fulfill some of this requirement, for up to 6 years of experience can be substituted by 240 hours of Vocational Training).

Office Location & Hours

McLean/Tysons (main office)


Sterling-Lab (Temporarily Closed)


Centreville Class (Temporarily Closed)


Office Building

NOW ALL OUR COURSES ARE CONVENIENT ONLINE COURSES YOU CAN TAKE FROM YOUR HOME OR ANYWHERE!

Over 12,000 clients and counting!   For more than 20 Years we’ve been helping our clients to become licensed contractors!  We can help you, too!  Start building your career with us now!                           

♦ All courses authorized by VA DPOR for Contractors and Tradesmen education.
♦ VA DPOR-authorized Vocational Training (V/T) Provider for M/E/P (for experience requirement: maximum 240 hours of V/T to substitute for 6 years of experience)
♦ Authorized by North American Technician Excellence
(NATE-Recognized) Training Provider.

Do you need qualifying HVAC/ELE/PLB Journeyman License, but have less than 10 year experience?

  • We offer Vocational Training (VT) – Fully authorized by VA DPOR for substituting maximum of 6 years of actual work experience.
  • Qualify for Master License after one year of Journeyman status.
  • Please call 703-298-4556 or visit us for detailed information.

Ace Tech Institute is VA Board for Contractors fully authorized Tradesmen Formal Vocation Training provider.

Our Mailing Service

We can mail your class material if you are inconveniently far away from us and if you register at least a week in advance of start of your class.

Please contact us for any technical problems or VA DPOR reporting questions.

Interested in teaching would-be contractors? Great part time teaching opportunities available!

Call us: (703)298-4556 Email us: Co*******@co********.com Visit us: 1751 Pinnacle Dr 6th Floor, McLean, VA 22102