Texas Electrical FAQ's


How do I renew my Texas Electrical License?

There are two things you need to do in order to renew your electrical license in the state of Texas.

Step 1) You need to complete a 4 hour continuing education class. (That is what we do.) You can find our continuing education class for Texas HERE.

Step 2) You need to pay your licensing fee to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR). you can do that on their website HERE, Or you can call them at their office at 512-463-6599.

How do I get an electrical apprentice license
in the state of Texas?

If you are getting your apprentice license for the first time. All you need to do is fill out the application and pay the licensing free to the TDLR. Once you have filled out the application and paid the fee, the TDLR will mail the apprentice card to your address.

You can find the application on the TDLR website HERE or you can call the TDLR at 512-463-6599. You do not need to complete a course or pass a test to receive your electrical apprentice license for the first time.

How do I contact the TDLR?

You can contact them by phone at 512-463-6599. You can also visit their website at tdlr.texas.gov.
Their normal office hours are 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

I completed my 4 hour continuing education class,
but my license is still expired on the TDLR website.

Make sure you have completed both steps in the renewal process, including paying your licensing fee to the TDLR.
You can renew your license online HERE.
If you have completed your continuing education course and renewed your license with the TDLR, but it still says expired.
Please call us at 407-312-6127 and we would be happy to help you.  

I can’t login to my account.

Be sure you enter your email and password exactly how you entered when you purchased the course. If you have forgotten your password, you can click on the "Lost your password" link on our login page HERE.
Still having trouble? Give us a call and we would be happy to assist you.

How long does it take to receive my new license?

Once your license is renewed the TDLR will mail you the new license to the address you have provided them. It might take a few weeks for your new licenses to arrive. You can always contact the TDLR at 512-463-6599 to check the status of your license.