New Mexico Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Contractor License

The Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Contractor License allows you to do the following work:

  • Includes commercial electrical wiring methods of 5000 volts, nominal or less, required to complete the installation of the sign or outline lighting where a “sign circuit” or outline lighting circuit has been provided within 10 feet of the roof or wall of the structure supporting the sign or outline lighting
  • Concrete for the foundation of poles
  • Build structures to support signs associated with excavating, trenching, boring, shoring, backfilling, and compacting
  • Installation of underground electrical wiring methods of 5000 volts, nominal, or less required to complete the “sign circuit” installation not to exceed 10 feet from the foundation of the sign

How to Get the Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-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 Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-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 Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Contractor License Exam Prep Courses

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    $525.00
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    Lecture videos

    Practice questions

    Key concepts

    Step-by-step solutions to math problems

    $340.00
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New Mexico Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Contractor License Exams

Below is all the information related to the trade and Business and Law exams, including the official reference lists.

New Mexico Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 50
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 120 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 75% (38 points)
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • General Knowledge and Theory (15)
    • Wiring and Protection (8)
    • Wiring Methods and Material (12)
    • Equipment For General Use (5)
    • Special Occupancies (5)
    • Special Equipment (5)
  • PSI© Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Official Content Outline

New Mexico Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-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

New Mexico Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) Contractor Book Set

This set of books includes all required references for the Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (ES-1) and Business and Law exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • NEW MEXICO ELECTRICAL SIGNS AND OUTLINE LIGHTING (ES-1) - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

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  • NEW MEXICO ELECTRICAL SIGNS AND OUTLINE LIGHTING (ES-1) - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $531.72

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