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Philadelphia (PA)

(211) Master Electrician

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City of Philadelphia Business Services
1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA  19102
Phone:  (215) 686-8686
Exam Provider
International Code Council
900 Montclair Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35213
(888) 422-7233, ext. 5524
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Subject Areas% of
Questions
General Knowledge and Plan Reading12
Services and Service Equipment16
Feeders4
Branch Circuits and Conductors16
Wiring Methods and Materials19
Equipment and Devices10
Control Devices3
Motors and Generators8
Special Occupancies, Equipment, and Conditions12
Total number of test questions:
100
Time allowed (hours):
5.0
Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2017, NFPA
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2.
Ugly‘s Electrical References, (any edition), George Hart
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Additional Recommended Books
1.
Ferm's Fast Finder Index, 2017, IAEI
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2.
Tom Henry's Key Word Index, 2017, 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.

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