Arkansas Masters Test Information

In Arkansas, you must be licensed by the State Licensing Board of Contractors to take any contract over $20,000. Requirements for the Electrical Contractor's license include five years of experience, passing the Arkansas Business and Law exam, and the prior acquisition of a Master Electrician's license.

Tests are open book and based on the NEC code (Available at Brown Book Store).

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Master Electrician

A degree in electrical engineering plus two years of construction related experience, or...

Six years experience in the construction industry, both residential and commercial, including two years experience as a licensed journeyman electrician

Residential Master

Three years experience in the wiring of 1-2 family dwellings, including one year as a licensed residential journeyman

Reciprocal Agreement

Your test results and license will allow you to apply directly for license in the State of Oregon.

Contact Information

State Board of Electrical Examiners 10421 West Markham Little Rock,AR72205 (501) 682-4547 (501) 682-1765fax

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