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
Montana State Electrical Board PO Box 200513 301 South Park Ave, 4th FloorHelena MT 59620 - 0513 Phone: (406) 841-2339 Fax: (406) 841-2309
Journeyman License: AK, AR, CO, MN, ND, NE, NH, NM, OK, SD, UT and WY (Idaho is only reciprocal with Montana, State to State).
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 references are allowed in the testing center:
Exam Review, Training, Education
We offer review for the electrical exam in an online training format. The course includes highlighting guides, practice tests, theory, calculations, instructor support and test taking tips/strategies. Each time you take a 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 Exam Prep: $149