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South Carolina
Commercial Electrician Contractor

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South Carolina Contractor's Licensing Board
P.O. Box 11329
Columbia, SC  29211-1329
Phone: (803) 896-4300
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
Questions
General Electrical Knowledge 9
Service, Feeders, and Branch Circuits 9
Grounding and Bonding 9
Conductors and Cables 9
Raceways and Boxes 9
Special Occupancies and Equipment 2
Electrical Power 7
Motors 7
Low Voltage 2
Lighting 5
Illuminated Signs 2
Fire Detection and Alarm Systems 2
Safety Information 8

Total Number of Test Questions: 80
Time Allowed (Hours): 4.0
The state of South Carolina also requires that you take and pass a written Business Management exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2011 or 2014, NFPA. Doc Link
2. NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm Code, 2007, NFPA. NFPA Link
3. American Electrician's Handbook, 16th Edition, 2013, Terrell Croft, Wilford Summers. Buy from Amazon
4. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from PSI
5. Key Word Index, 2008 (Revised 2011), Tom Henry. Buy from Publisher
Note:  after Oct. 1, 2016, ONLY the
2014 edition of the NEC will be used for questions

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