Construction Trade Research Area

North Carolina
Fire Alarm / Low Voltage
(SP-FA/LV)

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State Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors
3101 Industrial Drive, Suite 206
P.O. Box 18727
Raleigh, NC  27619
Phone: (919) 733-9042
Contractor Licensing Web Page

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PSI Services LLC
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
PSI Website

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of Questions
Bonding and Grounding 4
Overcurrent Protection
Wiring Methods and Terminations 9
Boxes and Fittings 3
Service Entrance and Equipment
Motors and Control Wiring 3
Special Occupancies and Hazardous Locations
Load Calculations 4
Appliances, Equipment and Lighting
General 6
Laws, Rules, Basic Business Practices and Practical Applications 21

Total Number of Test Questions: 50
Time Allowed (Hours): 3

Reference Materials

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2011, NFPA. Doc Link
2. Laws Applicable to Electrical Contractors in North Carolina, (General Statutes, Chapter 87, Article 4) North Carolina General Statutes, Chapter 87, Article 4. Doc Link
3. Board Rules for the Implementation of the Electrical Contractors Licensing Laws of North Carolina, Title 21, North Carolina Administrative Code, Chapter 18B. Doc Link
4. NASCLA Contractor's Guide to Business, Law and Project Management - North Carolina Electrical, North Carolina, 10th Edition, NASCLA. Buy from Publisher
5.
NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm Code, 2013, NFPA.
NFPA Link

Note to exam candidates about NEC versions

The sample questions we will provide for the NEC will be from the 2011 version since the latest exam bulletin published on 9/1/2014 states that PSI is using the 2011 to source questions. PSI is offering the 2014 version for sale but has not given a changeover date for new exams based on the 2014 version. If you find any info that conflicts with the bulletin, please notify us by using the contact link above.

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