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Mississippi Master Electrician License

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License Requirements

Requirements to Obtaining your License

  • Anyone seeking to become a Master Electrician contractor in Mississippi is required to sit for two exams, business and law and the trade.
  • Applicants are required to submit a CPA reviewed financial statement. This statement must document a net worth of at least $50,000.

Work Under this License

Work that can be Done Under this License

A licensed electrical contractor (master electrician) in Mississippi can perform unlimited electrical work.

Applications for a License

Applying to get your License

An application for licensure can be obtained from the Mississippi State Board of Contractors by calling 1-800-880-6161. The licensing and application fee is $200.00.

Reciprocity

Reciprocity Agreements

Currently an agreement with South Carolina, Louisiana, Tennessee, Arkansas, and Alabama.

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

There is none at this time.

Examination

Exam Details

  • The testing company is PSI (1-800-733-9267)
  • 80 questions and an 3-hour time limit
  • 70% is required to pass the exam
  • The exam fee is $120 for 1 portion or $240 for two portions of testing.
  • Topics on the exam include general electrical knowledge; services, feeders, and branch circuits; grounding and bonding; conductors and cables; raceways and boxes; special occupancies and special equipment; electrical power; motors; low voltage; lighting; illuminated signs; fire detection and alarm systems; safety information; and overcurrent protection.

References

Books and References for the Exam

The following references are permitted to be taken into the examination. These references may be tabbed (with a permanent index tab) and highlighted. They are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

  • 2005 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70)
  • OSHA Code of Federal Regulations Part 1926
  • Ugly’s Electrical References

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