Michigan Electrical Journeyman License

The Electrical Journeyman License allows you to do the following work:

  • Installation of electrical wiring
  • Electrical wiring maintenance

An Electrical Journeyperson cannot contract directly with owners.

How to Get an Electrical Journeyman License in Michigan?

  1. Satisfy the licensing requirements:
    • Experience and Education requirements:
      • 8000 hours of practice experience in four years under the supervision of a person licensed under 2016 PA 407. Furthermore, credit may be provided for graduation or attendance from a recognized educational program.
    • Minimum age requierement.
      • 20 years old
  2. Submit the application via mail or online along with the corresponding fee(s).
    • To apply by mail, fill out the form and send it with the fee, and exemptions (if applicable) to P.O. Box 30255, Lansing, MI 48909.
    • To apply and pay the application fee online, follow the next steps.
      1. Enter to the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.
      2. Login or create an account.
      3. Go to “BCC licenses” and click on “Apply for a License”.
      4. Read and accept the terms.
      5. Select the Electrical Journeyman license and trade.
      6. Complete each step (includes fee payment online).
    • Veterans with evidence of separation from the United States armed forces under “honorable” or “general honorable” are exempt from the initial license fee. For consideration attach a DD-214 or DD-215to the application.
  3. Upon approval schedule with PSI©:
    1. Wait for the department's approval. Then, expect a letter with payment and schedule instructions for the PSI© examination.
    2. If the application is denied, reapplication is needed.
    3. To schedule and pay for the PSI© examination, register or sign in with the same data of the LARA initial application.
    4. Select the corresponding examination and add the information sent by the BCC.
    5. Pay and schedule the examination.

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    Michigan Electrical Journeyman License Exam

    Below is all the information related to the trade exam, including the official reference list.

    Michigan Electrical Journeyman Trade Exam

    • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
    • Testing Company: PSI©
    • Number of Questions: 80
    • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
    • Time Allowed: 150 Minutes
    • Minimum Passing Score: 75% Questions
    • Subjects Involved:
      • Electrical Journeyman (skilled trades regulation act, any rules promulgated under the skilled trades regulation act, the current electrical code rules – part 8, the Stille- DeRossett-Hale single state construction code act, any code adopted under section 4 of that act, MCL 125.1504, any code adopted under section 8a of that act, MCL 125.1508a, and the theory relative to those codes. As well as grounding and bonding, overcurrent protection, wiring methods and installations, boxes and cabinets, services, feeders, motors and motor controls, special occupancies, load calculations, lighting, appliances, box and raceway fill, power limited circuits, general electrical trade knowledge, and electrical theory).
    • PSI© Electrical Journeyman Official Content Outline

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    This set of books includes all required references for the Electrical Journeyman exam. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

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