Virginia Master Electrician License

The Master Electrician License for alarm systems that operate at 50 volts or less allows you to do the following work:

  • Telephone wiring
  • Computer cabling
  • Sound systems
  • Data links
  • Data
  • Network installation
  • Television
  • Cable TV wiring
  • Antenna wiring
  • Fiber optics installation

How to Get the Master Electrician License in Virginia?

  1. In order to apply for this trade, the applicant must meet one of the following requirements:
    • Have one year of practical experience as a licensed journeyman in the trade; provide your VA License number if applicable
    • Have ten years of practical experience in that trade, as verified by individuals who have observed the candidate work in the trade
    • Be currently certified or licensed as a journeyman or a master by a governing body located outside the Commonwealth of Virginia
  2. Fill out the Master Electrician application and the experience verification form
  3. Send it to:
    Commonwealth of Virginia
    Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
    9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400 Richmond, Virginia 23233-1485
    (804) 367-8511
  4. After passing the exam, complete the PSI© examination registration form
  5. Apply to PSI©
  6. After passing the examination, expect the license to be sent to the registered address

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Virginia Master Electrician License Exam

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

Virginia Master Electrician Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based testing
  • Testing Company: PSI©
  • Number of Questions: 90
  • Types of Questions: Multiple choice
  • Time Allowed: 270 Minutes
  • Minimum Passing Score: 63 Questions
  • Subjects Involved (No. of Questions):
    • Standards of Practice (3)
    • Standards of Conduct (2)
    • Renewal and Reinstatement (2)
    • Definitions (1)
    • Qualification for Licensure (1)
    • Revocation of Licensure (1)
    • General Electrical Knowledge (4)
    • Requirements for Electrical Installations (4)
    • Electrical-Electronic Fundamentals (5)
    • Services, Feeders, and Branch Circuits (9)
    • Service and Feeder Requirements (6)
    • Grounding and Bonding (9)
    • Conductors and Cables (7)
    • Raceways and Boxes (8)
    • Special Occupancies (4)
    • Special Equipment (2)
    • Electrical Signs and Outline Lighting (2)
    • Motors and Controls (8)
    • Utilization Equipment (6)
    • Lighting (2)
    • General Low Voltage Requirements (1)
    • Communication Systems (1)
    • Fire Detection and Alarms Systems (2)
  • PSI© Master Electrician Official Content Outline

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