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Journeyman Electrician

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Arkansas Board of Electrical Examiners
10421 W. Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205-2190
Phone:  (501) 682-4549

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Exam Content

Subject Areas# of
Grounding and Bonding6
General Knowledge of the Electrical Trade and Calculations9
Service, Feeders, Branch Circuits and Overcurrent Protection8
Raceways and Enclosures8
Motors and Controls7
Utilization and General Use Equipment6
Special Occupancies and Equipment4
Low Voltage Circuits including Alarms and Communications2
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Books Allowed in the Exam

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

Ferm‘s Fast Finder Index, 2017, IAEI
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Tom Henry‘s Key Word Index, 2017, Tom Henry
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We highly recommend that you purchase one of the reference 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.

Ugly‘s Electrical References, 2017, George Hart (also obtained at most Lowe‘s Home Centers)
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The book above contains practical applications of the NEC such as Ohm‘s Law, series/parallel circuits, voltage drop, load calculations, motor phases, impediance, inductance and math formulas you are expected to know.  The basic knowledge covered in the exam is assumed and not usually listed as subjects covered.

Available Study Materials
Arkansas Journeyman Electrician
Practice Exam Package

Questions are sourced from the NEC and Ugly's Electrical Reference.

This package contains 2,282 sample questions including 60 questions from Ugly‘s Reference..

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