(ES-2J) Journeyman Cathodic Protection, and Lightning Protection Systems
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Regulation and Licensing Department
Construction Industries Division (CID) ™
2550 Cerrillos Road - 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: (505) 476-4700Licensing Agency Link
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|General Knowledge and Theory||20|
|National Electrical Code||10|
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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
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), [or] The National Electrical Code Handbook, 2017, NFPA
New Mexico Electrical Code (NMAC 14.10.4), NMCPR
NFPA 780: Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems, 2004, NFPA
QUESTION: “What is the difference between the National Electrical Code (NEC) and the NEC Handbook (both published by NFPA)?”. The Handbook has the same content as the Code book with additional drawings and explainations inserted.
The Handbook was designed for engineers and inspectors and the typical exam candidate should not need to use it as a reference.
Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
American Electricians‘ Handbook, 16th Edition, Terrell Croft, Wilford Summers
Ugly‘s Electrical References, 2008, 2011 or 2014, George Hart
Handbook of Cathodic Corrosion Protection, 3rd Edition, Walter Von Baeckmann
Control of Pipeline Corrosion, 2nd Edition, 2001, A.W. Peabody, NACE
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