Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Florida
Residential Electrical Contractor

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State of Florida
Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation
Bureau of Education and Testing

2601 Blair Stone Rd
Tallahassee, FL  32399-0791
Phone: (850) 488-5952
FL Education and Testing

Exam Administrator

State of Florida
Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation
Bureau of Education and Testing

2601 Blair Stone Rd
Tallahassee, FL  32399-0791
Phone: (850) 488-5952
FL Education and Testing

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Questions
General Theory and Electrical Principles 13-15
Plan and Specification Reading
and Interpretations
12-14
Wiring and Protection 6-8
OSHA, Safety, Procedures for Testing
and Use of Tools and Equipment
8-10
Residential Life Safety and ADA 4-6
Motors 4-6
Box Fill 4-6
Demand Loads 5-7
Conduit Fill 2-4
Grounding Conductors 7-9
Neutral Loads 3-5
Appliance Loads 6-8
Service 8-10
Voltage Drop 4-6

Total number of test questions: 100
Time allowed (hours): 5.0
The state of Florida also requires that you take and pass a written Contractor's Business and Financial Management
exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. Florida Contractor's Manual, 2013, Association of Builders and Contractors Institute, Inc. Buy from Publisher
2. Code of Federal Regulations, (OSHA) 29 CFR Part 1926, 2015, Revised July 1, 2015), GPO. OSHA Downloads
3. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2011, NFPA Buy at Amazon
4. NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm Code, 2013, NFPA Buy at Amazon
5. NFPA 780: Lightning Protection Code, 2011, NFPA NFPA Link
6. NFPA 101: Life Safety Code, 2012, NFPA Buy at Amazon
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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