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Tennessee Limited Licensed Electrician (TN LLE)

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License Requirements

Requirements to Obtaining your License.

A Limited Licensed Electricians license is required in Tennessee for electrical projects that do not exceed $25,000.

  • For electrical projects that exceed $25,000, an Electrical Contractors license is required.
  • Please note that the Tennessee Business and Law exam is NOT required to be passed to obtain your LLP as this license does NOT make you a contractor.

Work Under this License

Work that can be Done Under this License

This license covers electrical work under $25,000 per job. Those who work in counties having a codes office, which performs their own inspections (such as Davidson, Hamilton, Knox, Shelby, etc.), licensing and testing, the LLE is not accepted.

Applications for a License

Applying to get your License

An application for licensure can be obtained from the Tennessee Board for Licensing Contractors by calling 1-800-544-7693. The licensing and application fee is $50.00. Please note that you will have to check with the city/county you are intending to work in to see if they will recognize this license.

Reciprocity

Reciprocity Agreements

This license is not reciprocal with any other state.

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

There are no requirements for continuing education as of this time.

Examination

Exam Details

  • The testing company is PSI (1-800-733-9267)
  • 40 questions and an 2-hour time limit
  • 72.5% is required to pass the exam
  • The exam fee is $55.
  • Topics on the exam include general knowledge and electrical installation requirements; services, feeders, and branch circuits; overcurrent protection; grounding and bonding; conductors and cables; raceways and boxes; hazardous locations, special occupancies, and special equipment; low voltage, alarms, signaling systems, and communications; lighting, and signs and general use equipment.

References

Books and References for the Exam

he 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.

  • 2008 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70)
  • OSHA Code of Federal Regulations Part 1926
  • NFPA 70E – Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
  • 2008 National Electrical Code Handbook

The following reference is NOT permitted to be taken into the exam. However, it is recommended for studying as questions will be pulled from it and it contains many useful formulas.

  • Ugly’s Electrical References

Exam Review and Education

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

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