Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Nevada
(C-2E) Lines to Transmit Electricity

Apply for the License

Nevada State Contractor's Board
2310 Corporate Circle, Suite 200
Henderson, NV  89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100

Northern Nevada Office
9670 Gateway Dr, Suite 100
Reno, NV  89511-5906
Phone: (775) 688-1141
NV State Contractors Board

Exam Administrator

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: (800) 733-9267
Candidate Information Web Page

Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
Transformers 6
Electrical Knowledge 5
Conductors 5
Overhead Lines 4
Underground Lines 4
Equipment and Safety 4
Grounding Methods 3
Service Drops and Laterals 3
Poles and Structures 3
Electric Supply Stations 3

Total number of test questions: 40
Time allowed (hours): 1.5

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
The Nevada licensing process requires that you pass a Contractor Management Survey Exam
unless you are already a licensed contractor who is adding a classification to his/her license.

Business and Law Offering

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70) - OR - National Electrical Code Handbook, 2008, NFPA Doc Link
These references will not be available in the examination center.  Please see the PSI candidate bulletin regarding restrictions on personal copies.

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Safety Code (C2-2007), 2007, IEEE. Doc Link
2. Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, 12th Edition, 2011, Thomas M. Shoemaker, James E. Mack. Buy at Amazon
3. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from PSI
Study materials are currently NOT available for this exam

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 Oct-2016