New Mexico Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor License

The Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor License allows you to do the following work:

  • Includes all electrical systems and wiring methods operating at over 5000 volts, nominal
  • Overhead or underground electrical distribution and transmission circuits and equipment
  • Associated towers
  • Tower foundations and other supporting structures
  • Associated excavating
  • Trenching
  • Boring
  • Shoring
  • Backfilling
  • Compacting and ductwork
  • Sub-stations and terminal facilities
  • Does not include any electrical wiring specified or other electrical classifications EE-98, ER-1, ES-1, ES-2, ES-3, ES-7, ES-10R, or ES-10

How to Get the Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor License in New Mexico?

  1. Apply for eligibility throughPSI©:
  2. Send the complete documents and application fees to PSI©:
    2820 Broadbent Pkwy NE Suites E & F
    Albuquerque, NM 87107

    877-663-9267
  3. When approved by PSI©, apply for the Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1), and Business and Law examinations:
  4. After passing the examinations, candidates must gather the following list of documents:
  5. Send all forms to the following PSI© address:
    2820 Broadbent Pkwy NE Suites E & F
    Albuquerque, NM 87107

    (877) 663-9267
  6. Upon approval, the license will be sent via USPS.

For all applicants interested in applying outside of New Mexico, complete theOut-Of-State Testing Request Instructions.

New Mexico Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor License Exam Prep Courses

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    Lecture videos

    Practice questions

    Key concepts

    Step-by-step solutions to math problems

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New Mexico Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor License Exams

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New Mexico Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 100
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 265 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (75 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • General Knowledge and Electrical Installation Requirements (12)
    • Electrical Supply/Substations (6)
    • Transformers (12)
    • Conductors (12)
    • Poles and Structures (10)
    • Grounding Methods (10)
    • Overhead (8)
    • Underground (8)
    • Equipment and Safety (12)
    • Equipment over 600 Volts (10)
  • PSI© Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Official Content Outline

New Mexico Electrical Distribution Systems, including Transmission Lines (EL-1) Contractor Business and Law Examination

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 130 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (38 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Licensing Requirements (8)
    • Estimating and Bidding (5)
    • Business Organization and Financial Management (8)
    • Tax Laws (5)
    • Labor Laws (4)
    • Project Management and Lien Law (5)
    • Contracts (8)
    • Risk Management (4)
    • Environmental and Safety (3)
  • PSI© Business & Law Official Content Outline

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