(C-2D) Low Voltage
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Nevada State Contractor‘s Board ™
2310 Corporate Circle, Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100NV State Contractors Board
|Subject Areas||# of|
|Sound and Communications||5|
|Services, Feeders, Branch Circuits and Overcurrent Protection||5|
|General Knowledge and Calculations||6|
|Grounding and Bonding||4|
|Intrusion Alarm Systems||5|
|Utilization and General Use Equipment||1|
|Raceways and Enclosures||1|
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (hours):
This exam may also include questions on the following subjects:
- Reading and interpreting construction codes and regulations
- Nevada Health Department regulations
- Appropriate building codes
- Trade materials, tools, equipment and methods
- Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Rules
Books Allowed in the Exam
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70) [or] National Electrical Code Handbook, 2005, NFPA
QUESTION: “What is the difference between the National Electrical Code (NEC) and the NEC Handbook (both published by NFPA)?”. The Handbook has the same content as the Code book with additional drawings and explainations inserted.
The Handbook was designed for engineers and inspectors and the typical exam candidate should not need to use it as a reference.
Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
Telecommunications Wiring, 3rd Edition, Clyde N. Herrick
Certified Alarm Technicians Manual - Level 1, 2001, NBFAA (can only be obtained by taking a 22 hour course through PSI. Cost $400)
Nevada C-2D Low Voltage
Sample questions are based on the NEC and Telecommunications Wiring. This package also contains questions from Ugly's Electrical Reference (2014).
The approximate number of questions in this package is 1,030.