Construction Trade Exam Research Area

Electrical Contractor

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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
General Electrical Knowledge 10
Transformers and Equipment 12
Service Feeders and Branch Circuits 16
Raceways, Boxes and Panelboards 10
Conductors and Cables 12
Control Devices 8
Motors and Generators 12
Utilization Equipment 8
Special Occupancies and Equipment 12

Total number of test questions: 100
Time allowed (hours): 4.0
The state of Ohio also requires that you take and pass a written Business and Law exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. Ugly's Electrical References, 2014, George V. Hart.  Buy at Amazon
2. NFPA 70 – National Electrical Code,-and/or- The National Electrical Code Handbook, 2014, NFPA Buy at Amazon
3. Electrical Field Reference Handbook: Revised for the NEC 2008-OR- IBEW-NECA Field Reference Book Buy at Amazon
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