Low Voltage Electrical License | Monroe County (GITS©)

A Low Voltage Specialty Electrical Contractor is qualified and certified to install, fabricate, erect, repair, alter, add to or change any electrical wiring, fixtures, appliances, thermostats, apparatus, raceways and conduit, or any part thereof, not to exceed ninety-eight (98) volts, which generates, transmits, transforms or utilizes electrical energy, when those items are for the purpose of transmitting any form of light, heat or communications, including but not limited to telephone, radio, computer and data. A low voltage specialty electrical contractor may connect to an existing separate circuit of approved capacity, which is terminated in an approved outlet, junction box or fused disconnect within six (6) feet of the equipment to be energized.

Low Voltage Electrical Courses (Trade & Business)

Low Voltage Electrical Contractor Exams

Low Voltage Electrical Exam

  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Time Allowed (hours): 2
  • Subject Area and Number of Questions:
    • Fundamentals & Theory 6
    • Low Voltage (98v Or Less) 12
    • Remote Control And Signaling Circuits 6
    • Grounding & Bonding 5
    • Raceways & Enclosures 4
    • Conductors & Cables 6
    • Special Occupancies 4
    • Motor Control Circuits And Equipment 7

Business Exam

This exams tests candidate's knowledge of payroll taxes, workers' compensation, unemployment compensation, lien laws and other laws or subjects that will affect their daily operations as contractors. All contractors need to take and pass this exam.

  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Time Allowed (hours): 2
  • Subject Area and Number of Questions:
    • Insurance Laws 10
    • Tax Laws 10
    • Safety 6
    • Management 4
    • Lien Laws 8
    • Employment Laws 4
    • General Accounting 8

Low Voltage Electrical Bookset

The book set includes all required references for both the Low Voltage Electrical and Business Procedures exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

MONROE COUNTY (FLORIDA) LOW VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL (GITS) - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

Sales price: $210.51

MONROE COUNTY (FLORIDA) LOW VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL (GITS) - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

Sales price: $240.51

Low Voltage Electrical Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

Business Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

Study Guides

The following books are accepted study materials, but are NOT allowed for use at the examination. They will assist you in preparation for the examination.

  1. Mike Holt's Illustrated Guide to Electrical Exam Preparation,
  2. Mike Holt's Understanding the National Electric Code, Vol 1 and Vol 2
  3. Mike Holt's Limited Energy and Communication Systems,
  4. Mike Holt's Understanding Basic Motor Controls
  5. Mike Holt's Electrical Formulas