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Journeyman Electrician

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Electrical Examining Board
Iowa Department of Public Safety

Wallace State Office Building
215 East 7th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319
Phone:  (866) 923-1082
Iowa Electrical Licensing

Exam Administrator

Attn: Iowa Electrical Program

1260 Energy Lane
St. Paul, MN  55108
Phone: (800) 897-2046, Fax: (800) 347-9242
Candidate Information

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas % of Questions
General Electrical Knowledge 10
Wiring and Protection 25
Wiring Methods and Materials 20
Equipment for General Use 20
Special Occupancies 10
Special Equipment 5
Special Conditions 5

Total Number of Test Questions: 80
Time Allowed (hours) 3.0


Books Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2011, NFPA. Buy at Amazon


Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1. Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 4th Edition, 2008, Delmar Learning Buy at Amazon
2. Print Reading Based on the 2011 National Electrical Code (NEC), 2011 Edition, ATP. Buy from Publisher

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