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Connecticut DCP ™
Occupational & Construction Licensing Unit

450 Columbus Blvd, Suite 901
Hartford, CT  06103
(860) 713-6135
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PSI Licensure: Certification ™
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (800) 733-9267
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Questions
Data and Telecommunication12
Video Systems (CCTV, CATV)7
Sound and A/V Systems7
Security Systems6
Fire Systems5
Codes and Standards23
General Knowledge, Theory and Definitions5
Safety5
Total number of test questions:
70
Time allowed (minutes):
140

In addition to the trade-specific examination, you may be required to pass the Business and Law Exam offered by PSI or take an "approved" Business and Law course

Books Allowed in the Exam

1.
Telecommunications Distribution Methods Manual, 13th Edition ($435), BICSI
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2.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70),[or] The National Electrical Code Handbook, 2014 or 2017, NFPA
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3.
Live Sound Reinforcement: A Comprehensive Guide to P.A. and Music Reinforcement Systems and Technology, 2005, Scott Hunter Stark
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4.
NFPA 72: National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2013, NFPA
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5.
NFPA 720: Standard for the Installation of Carbon Monoxide(CO) Detection and Warning Equipment, 2012, NFPA
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6.
Ugly‘s Electrical References, 2011 or 2014, George Hart
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7.
CCTV: Networking and Digital Technology, 2nd Edition, Vlado Damjanovski
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8.
Data, Voice, and Video Cable Installation, 3rd Edition, Jim Hayes and Paul Rosenberg
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9.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
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10.
ANSI / NECA / BICSI 568-2006: Standard for Installing Commercial Building Telecommunications Cabling, 2006, BICSI
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Additional Recommended Books

1.
Ferm's Fast Finder Index, 2014, IAEI
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2.
Tom Henry's Key Word Index, 2014, Tom Henry
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We highly recommend that you purchase one of the two NEC index books above to study for your exam.  Each book is a comprehensive subject index to the NEC.  They provide an even faster way to look up answers in the code and are far more detailed than the index at the end of the code book.

Available Study Materials
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Practice Exam
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Contains sample exam questions for the book title(s) above highlighted (light green).  Pricing is based on the number of questions contained in the individual files shown on our order form.

A 25% discount applies when ordering TWO (2) OR MORE BOOK TITLES.

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NFPA Fire & Gas Standard
Practice Exam
$44.95 - $48.95

Files Contain sample exam questions for the NFPA book title(s) above highlighted (light green).  Pricing is based on the number of questions contained in the individual files shown on our order form.

A 15% discount applies when ordering TWO (2) OR MORE BOOK TITLES.

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