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2008 National Electrical Code
Code of Federal Regulations Title 29 (OSHA) 1926
2008 Ugly’s Electrical References
The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook, 12th Edition

Louisiana Electrical Contractor


  • The test consists of 80 questions.

  • You have 4 hours to complete.

  • You need to score at least 70% to pass.


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Reference Materials Allowed into testing center

  1. National Electrical Code, 2008 Edition
  2. Code of Federal Regulations Title 29 (OSHA) 1926
  3. Ugly’s Electrical References, 2008 Edition
  4. The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook, 12th Edition
Subject Area

Percentage (%) of Questions

Perform electrical calculations
15%
Grounding and bonding
11%
Install and/or monitor electrical systems
11%
Recognize and comply with safety requirements for installation
5%
Recognize and comply with safety requirements for end user
5%
Install temporary service
3%
Install temporary power
4%
Install and maintain class 3 wiring systems
4%
install and maintain systems for emerging technologies
4%
Interpret diagrams and schematics
7%
Install systems to prevent the spread of flame or smoke
3%
Comply with safety regulations
2%
Prepare bills
7%
Schedule inspections
2%
Manage projects
4%
Obtain certifications and approvals for special inspections
2%
Communicate with suppliers, employees, and clients
2%
Demonstrate leadership and supervisory ability
2%
Total
100%