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New Jersey
Electrical Contractor

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New Jersey Office of the Attorney General
Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors

PO Box 45006
124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor
Newark, NJ  07101
Phone: (973) 504-6410
Examiners of Electrical Contractors site

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

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
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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Books Permitted in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2017, NFPA Buy at Amazon
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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