Requirements to Obtaining your License
Master Electrician License
Journeyman Electrician License
Work that can be Done Under this License
"Electrical company" means a person, firm, corporation or partnership employing licensees engaged in the business of doing electrical installations.
"Master electrician" means an individual qualified under this chapter, engaging in, or about to engage in, the business of installing electrical wires, conduits, apparatus, fixtures and other electrical equipment.
"Journeyman electrician" means a person making electrical installations in the employment of a master electrician, limited electrician or electrical company.
Applying to get your License
The application fee for licensure is $25 and the license fee for a company is $200. To apply for a license, please contact the Maine Office of Licensing and Regulation at 1-207-624-8603.
Reciprocity AgreementsReciprocity is considered on a case by case basis.
Continuing EducationThere are no requirements for continuing education as of this time.
Books and References for the Exam
These books are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.
The following references are recommended to study for the examination. They are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910. Please note that only the National Electrical Code may be used during testing.
Exam Review, Training, Education
We currently offer 2 options to help you pass your electrical exam Our complete exam review includes practice tests, highlighting guides, calculations, test taking tips and instructor support. The practice tests only option includes practice tests, test taking tips and instructor support.
Our electrical practice includes over 400 real NEC questions. Each time you take the practice test, the questions are randomly generated from our database. Therefore, you will never see the same test twice, guaranteeing you the best review possible for your examination.
Online Practice Tests: $99
Online Exam Prep: $149