Construction Trade Research Area

Electrical Contractor

Apply for the License

Alabama Electrical Contractors Board
2777 Zelda Road
Montgomery, AL  36106
Phone: (334) 420-7232

Exam Administrator

13614 Progress Blvd.
Alachua, FL 32615
Phone: (866) 720-7768

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
General Electrical Knowledge 10
Service, Feeders and Branch Circuits 10
Grounding and Bonding 9
Conductors and Cables 10
Raceways and Boxes 8
Special Occupancies and Equipment 4
Electrical Power 3
Motors 6
Low Voltage 2
Lighting 3
Illuminates Signs 2
Fire Detection and Alarm Systems 2
Safety Information 5
Overcurrent Protection 6
Business Organization 1
Risk Management 2
Project Management 2
Estimating 4
Safety and Environmental 2
Labor Laws 3
Tax Laws 4
Financial Management 4
Contracts 3
Lien Law 1
Licensing Law 4

Total Number of Test Questions: 110
Time Allowed (hours) 5.0


Books Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2014, NFPA. Doc Link
2. American Electrician's Handbook, Any Edition, Croft/Summers. Buy from Amazon
3. NASCLA Contractor's Guide to Business, Law, and Project Management - Basic Edition, 10th Edition, NASCLA. Buy from Publisher
4. Alabama Electrical Contractor's Suppliment to the Contractor's Guide, ProV, Inc. Buy from Publisher

Our Study System   How We Write Our Questions

Recommended Study Materials

Alabama • Electrical Contractor
Product NamePrice    
Comprehensive Tutorial price More Information
Basic Electrical Calculations Tutorial price More Information
Practice Tests ( 3 ) price More Information Part of Bundle (below)

Recommended DVD Study Courses

DVD TitlePrice Disc Purchase and Description
Business and Law ( 3 disc set ) price Link to video description
Electrical Resource Set (4 discs) price Link to CD description

Money-Saving Deals

The Bundle

Includes Tutorial(s) and
Practice Tests listed above

The Package

Includes Tutorial(s), Practice Tests,
and each DVD Study Course listed above
E-Mailed Product USPS Mail Logo
Free Shipping

Return to the Alabama Home Page

Link to Copyright Law


Return to Top