Construction Trade Exam Research Area

North Carolina
(SP-EL) Elevator Electrical

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NC State Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors
3101 Industrial Drive, Suite 206
Raleigh, NC  27609
Phone: (919) 733-9042
Contractor Licensing Web Page

Exam Administrator

PSI Services, LLC
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone:  (800) 733-9267
PSI Website

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Area% of
Bonding and Grounding 5
Overcurrent Protection 4
Wiring Methods and Terminations 10
Boxes and Fittings 2
Service Entrance and Equipment -
Motors and Control Wiring 5
Special Occupancies and Hazardous Locations -
Load Calculations 3
Appliances, Equipment and Lighting -
General 2
Laws, Rules, Basic Business Practices
and Practical Applications

Total number of test questions: 40
Time allowed (hours): 3.0


Allowed References

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2014, NFPA Buy at Amazon
2. NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2013 NFPA Buy at Amazon
NOTE: The above references will be supplied
at the exam location

NOT Allowed References

1. Laws Applicable to Electrical Contractors in North Carolina, (General Statutes, Chapter 87, Article 4) North Carolina General Statutes, Chapter 87, Article 4. Web Page Link
2. Board Rules for the Implementation of the Electrical Contractors Licensing Laws of North Carolina, Title 21, North Carolina Administrative Code, Chapter 18B. Web Page Link
3. NASCLA Contractor's Guide to Business, Law and Project Management - North Carolina Electrical, North Carolina, 11th Edition, NASCLA Buy at Amazon
NOTE: Additional exam questions will be based on
the "Lighting and Power Plan" drawings at the end of
the PSI bulletin.
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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