Construction Trade Exam Research Area

South Carolina
Commercial Public Utilities - Electrical

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South Carolina Contractor's Licensing Board
Synergy Business Park - Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Dr.
Columbia, SC  29210
Phone: (803) 896-4300
Licensing Board Web Site

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 7
Underground Lines 4
Equipment and Safety 8
Grounding Methods 3
Service Drops and Laterals 4
Poles and Structures 4
Electric Supply Stations 4

Total number of test questions: 50
Time allowed (hours): 3.0
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 Safety Code (C2-1997), 1997, IEEE Buy at Amazon
2. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2014, NFPA Buy at Amazon
3. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments) Buy from Publisher
4. Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, 12th Edition, Thomas M. Shoemaker, James E. Mack Buy at Amazon
5. American Electricians' Handbook, 16th Edition, Terrell Croft, Wilford Summers Buy at Amazon
6. South Carolina 811 Excavator Manual, 2018 Web Page Link

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Recommended Study Materials

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Comprehensive Tutorial price Description
Practice Tests ( 3 ) price Description
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Price includes Tutorial(s), and Practice Tests listed above (may also include extra bonus files for specific subjects such as concrete, fire codes, excavation, electrical, etc.)

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 Jan-2018