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Texas

Residential Wireman Electrician

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State of Texas
Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR)

920 Colorado St
Austin, TX  78701
Phone: (512) 463-6599
Exam Provider
PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (855) 340-3701
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Definitions, Calculations, Theory and Plans8
Electrical Services, Service Equipment, and Separately Derived Systems16
Electrical Feeders7
Branch Circuit Calculations and Conductors14
Electrical Wiring Methods and Electrical Materials10
Electrical Equipment and Devices12
Motors and Generators2
Electrical Control Devices and Disconnecting Means2
Special Occupancies, Equipment and Conditions7
Renewable Energy Technologies2
Total number of test questions:
80
Time allowed (minutes):
240
1.
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2020, NFPA
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Additional Recommended Books

The book titles listed below are NOT allowed at the exam location

1.
Ferm‘s Fast Finder Index, 2017, IAEI
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2.
Tom Henry‘s Key Word Index, 2020, Tom Henry
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We highly recommend that you purchase one of the reference 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 answers in the code and are far more detailed than the index at the end of the code book.

3.
Ugly‘s Electrical References, 2020, George Hart
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The book above contains practical applications of the NEC such as Ohm‘s Law, series/parallel circuits, voltage drop, load calculations, motor phases, impediance, inductance and math formulas you are expected to know.  “Basic Knowledge” and “Electrical Calculations” are subjects covered in the exam and are assumed (most likely not listed as a subject for electrical and mechanical exams of all types).

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