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New Jersey
Electrical Contractor

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New Jersey
Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors

124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor
Newark, NJ  07102
Phone: (973) 504-6410
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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
General Electrical Knowledge10
Raceways and Enclosures10
Services, Feeders, and Branch Circuits10
Overcurrent Protection5
Conductors and Cables9
Grounding and Bonding16
Equipment for General Use9
Special Occupancies5
Special Equipment and Conductors5
Motors and Controls12
Low Voltage and Communications Circuits6
Safety3
Total number of test questions:
100
Time allowed (minutes):
255

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.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2017, NFPA
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Additional Recommended Books

1.
Ferm's Fast Finder Index, 2017, IAEI
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2.
Tom Henry's Key Word Index, 2017, 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.

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