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New Jersey
Electrical Contractor

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State of New Jersey
Department of Law and Public Safety
Division of Consumer Affairs
Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors

PO Box 45006
Newark, NJ  07101
Phone: (973) 504-6410
State of NJ Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors

Exam Administrator

PSI Services LLC
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(800) 733-9267
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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
General Electrical Knowledge 10
Raceways and Enclosures 10
Services, Feeders, and Branch Circuits 10
Overcurrent Protection 5
Conductors and Cables 9
Grounding and Bonding 16
Equipment for General Use 9
Special Occupancies 5
Special Equipment and Conductors 5
Motors and Controls 12
Low Voltage and Communications Circuits 6
Safety 3

Total number of test questions: 100
Time allowed (minutes): 255
Candidates must pass a separate business management principles exam to fulfill licensing requirements.  We offer those study materials on a separate Electrical Business and Law web page.

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Reference Books and Codes

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2017, NFPA Buy at Amazon
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