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Pursuing a career in the Electrical field? Study at home for your Arkansas Electrical license exam with our fully online, user-friendly, and self-paced course.

  • Arkansas Electrician (Master/Journeyman) Exam Review

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    The license fee is $50 per year for a master license and $25 for a journeyman license. To apply for a license, contact the Arkansas Board of Electrical Examiners at 501-682-4548. Your application must be processed before sitting for the exam. Average processing time is one week. We offer review for the electrical exam in an online training format. The course includes highlighting guides, practice tests, theory, calculations, instructor support and test taking tips/strategies. Each time you take a practice test, the questions are randomly generated from our data…

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About This License

The license fee is $50 per year for a master license and $25 for a journeyman license. To apply for a license, contact the Arkansas Board of Electrical Examiners at 501-682-4548. Your application must be processed before sitting for the exam. Average processing time is one week.

Requirements to Obtaining Your License

All electrical work in Arkansas requires a license.

  • Master Electrician: New applicants must have a degree in electrical engineering, plus one year of experience; OR six years of residential and commercial experience in the construction industry, including two years as a journeyman electrician.
  • Journeyman Electrician: New applicants must have four years experience working for an electrical contractor.
  • Pre-approval is required from the board before sitting for the exam (pre-approval is required to sit for the Contractor exam if you are already a master as well)

Applying For Your License

The license fee is $50 per year for a master license and $25 for a journeyman license.

To apply for a license, contact the Arkansas Board of Electrical Examiners at 501-682-4548. Your application must be processed before sitting for the exam. Average processing time is one week.

Exam Details

  • The Arkansas Electrical exam consists of 60 questions and has a time limit of three hours.
  • The examination is OPEN book.
  • The examination fee for a paper/pencil exam is $56 or if you wish to take your test on a computer for quicker score processing the fee is $80.
  • A score of 70% (42 questions correct) is needed to pass.
  • To schedule an examination, contact Prov at 1-866-720-7768.

Books and References for the Exam

The following references recommended to study for the Arkansas Master and Journeyman examinations. These references may be purchased from our online contractors bookstore or by calling 1-800-952-0910.

  • 2020 National Electrical Code

Exam Review Education

We offer review for the electrical exam in an online training format. The course includes highlighting guides, practice tests, theory, calculations, instructor support and test taking tips/strategies. Each time you take a practice test, the questions are randomly generated from our database. Therefore, you will never see the same test twice, guaranteeing you the best review possible for your examination.

Continuing Education

Eight hours of continuing education are required every code cycle (every three years). We offer this online.

Reciprocity Agreement

This Master license has reciprocity with Oregon and Oklahoma. The journeyman license is reciprocal with Alaska, Colorado, New Mexico, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming.

How It Works

1

Obtain pre-approval from the state (if applicable).

2

Purchase Exam Prep materials.

3

Schedule and pass your state exams.

4

Submit to the state your application, licensing fee, and proof of insurance.