Requirements to Obtaining your License
Work that can be Done Under this License
An electrical contractor services include low voltage, fire detection, sign wiring, and all residential, commercial and industrial building or structural wiring.
Applying to get your License
Fees:(Non-refundable) - Application Fee: $120.00 (includes initial license fee) - Temporary Permit Fee: $20.00 - Endorsement Fee: $145.00 (this includes the application and temporary work permit fee, for Journeymen*)
To apply for an electrical license, contact:
Montana State Electrical Board
PO Box 200513
301 South Park Ave, 4th Floor
Helena MT 59620 - 0513
Phone: (406) 841-2339
Fax: (406) 841-2309
Alaska,Arkansas,Colorado,Idaho (state-to-state only),Minnesota,Nebraska,New Hampshire,New Mexico,Oregon (state-to-state only),North Dakota,South Dakota,Utah,Washington,Wyoming
16 hours of Board approved courses per renewal cycle. A minimum of 8 hours must be on code update. The Board accepts Continuing Education from any reciprocal state.
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 reference IS allowed in the testing center:
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: $199
Electrical Exam Review
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