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(824) Residential Maintenance Electrician

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Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
General Knowledge 12
Services and Service Equipment 22
Feeders 10
Branch Circuits and Conductors 26
Wiring Methods and Materials 15
Equipment and Devices 8
Special Occupancies,
Equipment and Conditions

Total number of test questions: 60
Time allowed (hours): 3.0


Books Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2011, NFPA Buy at Amazon
2. Ugly's Electrical References, (any edition) George V. Hart Buy at Amazon

Additional Recommended Books

1. Ferm's Fast Finder Index, 2014, IAEI Buy at Amazon
2. Tom Henry's Key Word Index, 2014, Tom Henry. Buy at Amazon
We highly recommend that you purchase one of the reference books above and learn how to use for your exam.  Each book is a comprehensive subject index to the NEC.  They provide an even faster way to look up answers in the code book during an exam (if allowed).

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