Who Grants a License: Electrician licenses are granted by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.
Exam Requirements: A candidate for a master electrician license or a journeyman electrician license must pass the Master Electrician Examination or the Journeyman Electrician Examination, respectively.
How to Apply for a License: A candidate for licensure must complete/send an application to the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services. The telephone number to reach the department is (608) 266-2112.
The electrical contractor license application form can be found at Electrical Contractor Application Form.
The master electrician license application form can be found at Master License Application.
The journeyman electrician license application form can be found at Journeyman License Application.
Fees: There is an examination fee.
Who Administers the Test: Wisconsin S&B – They can be contacted at 608-267-9566 or
by email at DspsSbCredentialing@wi.gov.
License Renewal Requirements: Licenses expire after 4 years and must be renewed by June 30 on the year of expiration.
Applicable Code: NEC 2011
To prepare for your electrician exam, use the following two practice exams by Ray Holder (Master Electrician and Certified Electrical Trade Instructor) which have 300 questions with fully explained answers:Journeyman and Master Electrician Test Guide.
And take Tests.com's free Journeyman Electrician Practice Test and the Master Electrician Practice Test.
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