What Level Electrician Needs Continuing Education?From apprentice to master electrician and everything in between, you must complete four hours of continuing education annually. To be an electrical contractor in Texas, you need to have your Master Electrician license as well. So no matter if you are just starting out, or are ready to take on work as a contractor, you are required to take four hours of continuing education courses before you renew your license.
Continuing Education RequirementsYour four hours of continuing education must address the following topics from the Texas Department of Regulation and Licenses.
- National Electrical Code
- Texas Electrician Law
- Texas Electrician Administrative Rules
- Electrical Safety as defined in the National Fire Protection Association