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Alabama

Electrical Contractor

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Alabama Licensing Board for General Contractors
2525 Fairlane Drive (Executive Park)
Montgomery, AL  36116
Phone: (334) 272-5030
Exam Provider
ProV, Inc.
5200 NW 43rd Street, Suite 102-167
Gainesville, FL  32606
Phone: (866) 720-7768
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
Questions
Business Organization1
Risk Management2
Project Management2
Estimating4
Safety and Environmental2
Labor Laws3
Payroll and Employment Taxes4
Financial Management4
Contracts3
Lien Laws1
Licensing Laws4
General Electrical Knowledge10
Grounding and Bonding9
Conductors and Cables10
Raceways and Boxes8
Special Occupancies and Equipment4
Electrical Power3
Motors6
Low Voltage2
Lighting3
Illuminated Signs2
Fire Detection and Alarm Systems2
Safety Information5
Overcurrent Protection6
Service, Feeders, and Branch Circuits10
Total number of test questions:
110
Time allowed (hours):
5.0
Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
Alabama Electrical Supplement to the Contractors Guide, 2014, ProV
Buy from Publisher
2.
American Electricians‘ Handbook, 16th Edition, Terrell Croft, Wilford Summers
Buy at Amazon
3.
NASCLA Contractor's Guide to Business, Law, and Project Management - Basic, 12th Edition, NASCLA
Buy at Amazon
4.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2017, NFPA
Buy at Builders Book
Additional Recommended Books
1.
Ferm’s Fast Finder Index, 2017, IAEI
Buy at Builders Book
2.
Tom Henry's Key Word Index, 2017, Tom Henry
Buy at Builders Book

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 subjects covered in the exam and are far more detailed than the index at the end of the code book.

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