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Residential electrician

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To apply to take the exam for electrician certification, fill out the following:

The application form is available in PDF pdf version to download and complete off-line.

Electrician certification application directions

Required - 4800 hours of work for an electrical contractor installing, constructing or maintaining electrical systems covered by the National Electrical Code. The 4800 hours must consist of work in two or more of the following areas, and the maximum number of hours in a particular area that may be counted toward the 4800 hours total are as follows:

Category

Maximum credit hours

Fire/Life Safety
300
Underground Conduit Installation
300
Troubleshooting and Maintenance
600
Finish Work and Fixtures
600
Stock Room and Material Handling
300
Residential Writing
4800
Voice Data and Video Installation
150
Total credit hours
4800 Required minimum hours