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Exam Type

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Exam Content

NEC
Section
Subject Areas # of
Questions
90 Introduction 2
100-110 General Requirements 3
200-225, 280-285 Wiring and Protection 3
230 Services 5
240 Overcurrent Protection 6
250 Grounding and Bonding 6
300-398 Wiring Methods 10
400-427, 455-480 Electrical Equipment 3
430-450 Motors, HVAC, Generators and Transformers 4
490 Equipment greater than 600 volts 1
500-516 Hazardous Locations 3
517-590 Special Occupancies 4
600-695 Special Equipment 3
700-702 Emergency and Standby Systems 2
705-780 Special Conditions 1
800-830 Communication Systems 1
Washington Laws and Rules (RCW and WAC) 17
Major Load Calculations 10
General Trade Knowledge and Theory 8

Total number of test questions: 92
Time allowed (hours): 7.0

 

Books Allowed in the Exam

1. National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2014, NFPA Buy at Amazon
2. Washington Electricians and Electrical Installations, Title 19, Chapter 19.28 RCW Web Page Link
3. Washington Electrical Safety Standards, Administration, and Installation, WAC Chapter 296-46B PDF File Link
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