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Journeyman Electrician
(Code Exam)

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Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL)
160 East 300 South, 4th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT  84114
Phone:  (801) 530-6628
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ProV, Inc.
9980 South 300 West, Suite 200
Sandy, UT  84070
Phone:  (877) 228-3926
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Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
Communications Systems3
Conductors and Cables8
Definitions and General Requirements10
Grounding and Bonding10
Lighting and General Use Equipment7
Motors and Controllers8
Overcurrent Protection6
Raceways and Enclosures8
Services, Feeders and Branch Circuits8
Special Conditions2
Special Occupancies and Equipment5
State Laws and Rules5
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (hours):
Books Allowed in the Exam
National Electrical Code (NFPA-70), 2017, NFPA
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Utah DOPL Licensing Act, Title 58, Ch. 1
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Utah General Rule of the Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing, R156-1, 2020
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Utah Electricians Licensing Act Rule, R156-55b, 2020
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Utah Construction Trades Licensing Act, Title 58, Chapter 55, 2020
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Additional Recommended Books
Ferm‘s Fast Finder Index, 2017, IAEI
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Tom Henry‘s Key Word Index, 2017, 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.

Ugly‘s Electrical References, 2017, George Hart (also obtained at most Lowe‘s Home Centers)
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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.  The "Basic Knowledge" covered in the exam is assumed and sometimes not listed as a subject. This book also covers subjects listed as "Calculations and Theory".

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