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Connecticut
(C-5) Limited Electrical Contractor

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Connecticut DCP
Electrical Licensing Unit

450 Columbus Blvd, Suite 801
Hartford, CT  06103
(860) 713-6135

Exam Provider

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (800) 733-9267

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 ($365), 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, (Out-of-print.  Replaced by ANSI/BICSI N1-2019), 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 subjects covered in the exam and are far more detailed than the index at the end of the code book.

Available Study Materials
PSI OSHA Selections
Practice Exam
$74.95

Sample questions are based on the PSI publication titled "29 CFR PART 1926 Selections, as of June 2013".

This file contains 796 sample questions.

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