The Board is now offering the licensing exam six times a  year at locations across North Carolina. Please review the exam schedule and contact the Board’s Director, barden@recanc.com, to schedule your appointment to the exam administration below.

Note: Only approved applications will be allowed to be seated for the examination. In other words: You submit application first, then you are scheduled to take the exam.

2018

February 10th, 2018 1pm – Robeson County Community College, 5160 Fayetteville Rd, Lumberton, NC 28360, Building #14, Room 1408B, Lumberton, NC

April 7th, 2018 1pm – North Carolina Justice Academy, 3971 Chimney Rock Rd, Edneyville, NC 28727

June 9th,  2018 1pm –  Pitt Community College, Greenville Center, 3107 S Memorial Dr, Greenville, NC 27834.

August 11th, 2018 – 1pm, Forsyth Technical Community College, West Campus, 1300 Bolton Street, Winston Salem, NC

October 13th, 2018 – 1pm, Pitt Community College, Charles Russell Building, Room 144, 2125 Warren Dr, Winterville, NC 28590

December 8th, 2018 – 1pm, Forsyth Technical Community College, West Campus, 1300 Bolton Street, Winston Salem, NC

Consumers and Locksmiths Beware!

Fraudulent Locksmiths are active throughout North Carolina.

Statewide media outlets have shed light onto unlicensed locksmith work recently. Follow any of these links to see stories and videos of investigative reporting about this illegal activity.

WRAL Reports by Cullen Browder

WECT Report by Kristy Ondo

WBTV Report by Jamie Boll

Scam operations are also operating in the state selling alarm systems:

Report from Tennessee regarding APX Alarm


File an Official Complaint with:
the Attorney General’s Office

File a Complaint with:
– NC Locksmith Board