Alaska Electrical Administrator Exam

Get ready to become an electrical administrator in Alaska. To prepare for the examination, get the Alaska 2014 Master Electrician Study Guide by Ray Holder (available only at Brown Technical Publications http://www.browntechnical.org/).

The Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development licenses Electrical Administrators. To obtain a license by exam, use the Electrical Administrator License Application available at: https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/portals/5/pub/ead4088.pdf

Administrator Licenses are available in the following categories:

• Unlimited Commercial Wiring (UCW)

• Inside Communications (IC)

• Residential Wiring (RW)

• Outside Communications (OC)

• Controls and Control Wiring (CNTL)

• Unlimited Line Work Outside (UL)

Each category has its own prerequisites for testing. These may include:

• Construction management experience in the relevant category

• A degree in electrical engineering or certificate from a trade school

• Experience as a journeyman lineman

• Registration as an electrical engineer

• Experience as an electrical inspector or instructor

Check the Electrical Administrator License Application for the requirements for each category. In addition, all applicants for testing will need to provide a “Certificate in Support of Applicant’s Experience and Qualifications” from three persons who are licensed in the electrical industry in any state. Copies are provided on the Application. Individuals completing the form must have personal knowledge of your work experience and qualifications.

Contact Information:

Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development, Business Licensing https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/ProfessionalLicensing/ElectricalAdministrators.aspx Phone: (907) 465-8443 Fax: (907) 465-2974 Email:jerry.hannasch@alaska.gov

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