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Electrician certification program

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To All Electricians working for C-10 Contractors

Who needs to be certified to work in California as an electrician?

Electricians who work for a contractor with a class C-10 license.

What do I need to do to work as an electrician for a contractor licensed as Class C-10 in California?

You can work as an electrician for a class C-10 contractor if...
General electrician
Residential electrician
Fire/life/safety technician
Voice data video technician
Non-residential lighting technician
You have on the job experience of at least...
You have some on the job experience, but not the required amount.
You are a registered apprentice participating in a state approved apprenticeship program.
You have decided to embark on a career as an electrician and have no experience or related instruction.