South Carolina Electrician Contractor License

"Electrician Contractor" covers installation, alteration, or repair of wiring related electrical material and equipment used in the generating, transmitting, or utilization of electrical energy less than six hundred volts, including all overhead electrical wiring on public rights of way for signs and street decorations and all underground electrical distribution systems of less than six hundred volts serving private properties. This subclassification also includes, but is not limited to, installing, altering, and repairing, panels, controls, conductors, conduits, cables, devices, plates, electric ceilings, control wiring; and electric heating, lighting fixtures, lamps, general outside lighting, underground and overhead feeder distribution systems for services, and related components or work necessary to provide a complete electrical system and installing window or through the wall air conditioning units not to exceed three HP or three tons where no piping is necessary. Under this subclassification, general outside lighting is limited solely to within property lines and not on public easements or rights of way. A contract that contains electrical work above fifty volts must be performed by a contractor licensed under this subclassification or a licensed public electrical utility contractor. This license subclassification includes installing, altering, and repairing all lighting on private property, athletic fields, stadiums, parking lots, and the design, installation, and servicing of fire alarm systems.

Electrician Contractor Courses

Electrician Contractor Exams

Electrician Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: PSI
  • Hours Allotted: 5h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 80
  • Subjects Involved:
    • General Electrical Knowledge
    • Service, Feeders, and Branch Circuits
    • Grounding and Bonding
    • Conductors and Cables
    • Raceways and Boxes
    • Special Occupancies and Equipment
    • Electrical Power
    • Motors
    • Low Voltage
    • Lighting
    • Illuminated Signs
    • Fire Detection and Alarm Systems
    • Safety Information

Electrician Contractor Business Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Open Book
  • Testing Company: PSI
  • Hours Allotted: 2h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 50
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Business Management
    • Estimating and Bidding
    • Contracts and Agreements
    • Project Management
    • Insurance and Bonding
    • Safety Recordkeeping and Reporting
    • Labor Laws and Employment Regulations
    • Financial Management
    • Tax Laws
    • Liens
    • Environmental Laws and Regulations

Electrician Contractor Book Set

The book set includes all required references for the Electrician Contractor exams. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • SOUTH CAROLINA ELECTRICIAN - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $455.87
  • SOUTH CAROLINA ELECTRICIAN - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $525.87

Electrician Contractor Trade Books

Electrician Contractor Business Book