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Division of Professions
Electrical Contractors’ Licensing Board
1940 North Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0783


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call.center@dbpr.state.fl.us


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850.487.1395

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2021 Florida Contractors Manual
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Code of Federal Regulation, Title 29
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2017 National Electrical Code
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2019 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code
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2017 NFPA 780
Lightning Protection Code
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2018 NFPA 101
Life Safety Code
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2003 or 2010 Fire Alarm Signaling Systems Handbook
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UL 681 – Installation and Classification of Burglar and Holdup Alarm Systems
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UL 365 – Police Station Connected Burglar Alarm Units and Systems
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Engineering Sign Structures, an introduction to Analysis and Design
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NEON,
Techniques and Handling
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Design and Control of concrete Mixture
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Telecommunication Wiring
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2017 National Electrical Safety Code
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The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook, 13th Edition
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NTC Blue Book Low Voltage Systems 2020
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UL BOOKS


UL 681 and UL 365 are available as a PDF file free of charge
only to candidates approved to take one or more of the Alarm One, Alarm Two, and
Unlimited examinations. Please be sure that you have applied to take at least one
exam and have been approved before making a request. To email your request, please
send your first and last name and/or your candidate ID number to
ElectricalContractors.Reference@myfloridalicense.com. Please make one combined
request for UL 681 and UL 365.

License Types


Below you will find a list of license types in the state of Florida.
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Florida Business Examination



Exam Information
  • There are 50 Questions on this exam.

  • You have 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete the exam.

  • You must finish with a score of 75% to pass the exam.

References used

Click here for candidate information bulletin
Subject Area

Number of Questions

Maintaining Cash Flow
3-5
Estimating and Bidding a Job
5-7
Purchasing Control
0-2
Contract Scheduling
3-5
Obtaining Insurance and Bonding
4-6
Complying with Contracting Laws and Rules
5-7
Personnel Management
3-5
Complying with Payroll and Sales Tax Laws
6-8
Interpretation of Financial Statements and Reports
4-6
ManagementAccounting
2-4
Total
50

Florida Unlimited Electrical Contractor



Exam Information
  • There are 100 Questions on this exam.

  • You have 5 hours to complete the exam.

  • You must finish with a score of 75% to pass the exam.

Click here for candidate information bulletin
Subject Area

Number of Questions

General Theory and Electrical Principles
19-21
Plan and Specification Reading and Interpretation
7-9
Wiring and Protection
13-15
Wiring Methods and Materials
11-13
Special Occupancies and Situations
13-15
OSHA, Safety, Procedures for Testing and Use of Tools and Equipment
8-10
Life Safety and Americans with Disabilities Act
4-6
Electrical Signs, Outline Lighting, and Structural Considerations
2-4
Alarms/ Limited Energy
14-16
Total
100

Florida Residential Electrical Contractor



Exam Information
  • There are 100 Questions on this exam.

  • You have 5 hours to complete the exam.

  • You must finish with a score of 75% to pass the exam.

Click here for candidate information bulletin
Subject Area

Number of Questions

General Theory and Electrical Principles
13-15
Plan and Specification Reading and Interpretation
12-14
Wiring and Protection
6-8
OSHA, Safety, Procedures for Testing and Use of Tools and Equipment
8-10
Residential Life Safety and ADA
4-6
Motors
4-6
Box Fill
4-6
Demand Loads
5-7
Conduit Fill
2-4
Grounding Conductors
7-9
Neutral Loads
3-5
Appliance Loads
6-8
Service
8-10
Voltage Drop
4-6
Total
100
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