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Nevada

(C-2F) Residential Wiring

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Nevada State Contractor‘s Board
2310 Corporate Circle, Suite 200
Henderson, NV  89074
Phone: (702) 486-1100
Exam Provider
PSI Services LLC
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (855) 205-5827
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
Questions
General Electrical Knowledge9
Service, Feeders & Branch Circuits10
Grounding & Bonding7
Conductors & Cables7
Overcurrent Protection4
Electrical Power2
Low Voltage2
Fire & Intrusion Detection & Alarm Systems2
Safety Information4
Raceways & Enclosures3
Total number of test questions:
50
Time allowed (hours):
2.0

This exam may also include questions on the following subjects:

  • Reading and interpreting construction codes and regulations
  • Nevada Health Department regulations
  • Appropriate building codes
  • Trade materials, tools, equipment and methods
  • Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Rules

In addition to the trade-specific examination, you are required to pass the Contractor Management Survey Exam offered by PSI.

Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70) [or] National Electrical Code Handbook, 2005, NFPA
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QUESTION:  "What is the difference between the National Electrical Code (NEC) and the Handbook version (or Fire Code Handbooks)?".  As far as the actual NEC code quoted in the text... it's the same.

The NEC Handbook has additional drawings and explainations inserted into the text (adding more pages and raising the price).  It was designed for engineers and inspectors.  The typical exam candidate should not use it as a prefered reference.

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
1.
Ugly's Electrical References, 2008, 2011 or 2014, George Hart
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2.
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO [or] (OSHA) Selections by PSI
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Available Study Materials
(C-2F) Residential Wiring
Practice Exam Bundle
$124.95

Sample questions are based on the NEC, OSHA and the 2014 version of Ugly's Electrical Reference.

This package contains approx. 1,860 sample questions.

The files include a free PDF copy of the 2005 NEC (only viewable on your computer or a tablet).

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