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(C-13) Electrical Contractor

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Hawaii Professional and Vocational Licensing (PVL)
King Kalakaua Building
335 Merchant St, Room 301
Honolulu, HI  96813
Phone: (808) 586-3000

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Prometric of Hawaii
354 Uluniu Street, Suite 308
Kailua, HI  96734
Phone: (808) 261-8182

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
General Electrical Knowledge22
Grounding and Bonding13
Services, Feeders and Branch Circuits10
Raceways and Enclosures10
Conductors and Cables10
Motors and Controls10
Equipment for General Use10
Special Occupancies and Equipment10
Low Voltage Circuits5
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (hours):

The state of Hawaii requires that you take and pass a written Business and Law exam for this trade

Books Allowed in the Exam

National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2008, NFPA
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Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

Alternating Current Fundamentals, 7th Edition, 2006, John Duff, Stephen Herman
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Delmar’s Standard Textbook of Electricity, 4th Edition, 2008, Stephen Herman
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Additional Resources

Old Code Package #2 (116mb download)
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Study materials will not be offered for this exam

The reference material requirements for this exam shows out-of-date or out-of-print book versions.

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