(ES-2) Cathodic Protection and Lightning Protection Systems
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Regulation and Licensing Department
Construction Industries Division (CID)
2550 Cerrillos Road - 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: (505) 476-4700
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PSI Exams of New Mexico
2820 Broadbent Parkway, Suites E & F
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: (877) 663-9267
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|General Electrical Knowledge||15|
|National Electrical Code||15|
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (minutes):
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
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), [or] The National Electrical Code Handbook, 2017, NFPA
NFPA 780: Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems, 2004, NFPA
New Mexico Electrical Code (NMAC 14.10.4), NMCPR
QUESTION: “What is the difference between the National Electrical Code (NEC) and the NEC Handbook (both published by NFPA)?”. The Handbook has the same content as the NEC book with additional drawings and explainations inserted.
The Handbook was designed for engineers and inspectors. The typical exam candidate should not use it as a prefered reference unless they are using it for inspection jobs in their day-to-day work.
Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
American Electricians‘ Handbook, 16th Edition, Terrell Croft, Wilford Summers
Pipeline Corrosion and Cathodic Protection, 3rd Edition, Marshall E. Parker, Edward G. Peatte
Handbook of Cathodic Corrosion Protection, 3rd Edition, Walter Von Baeckmann
Control of Pipeline Corrosion, 2nd Edition, 2001, A.W. Peabody, NACE
Ugly‘s Electrical References, 2008, 2011 or 2014, George Hart
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