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About This License

Maintenance Electricians work under the general supervision of a Master Electrician, on behalf of an electrical contractor, to replace or repair existing electrical appurtenances, apparatus, equipment, machinery or controls used in connection with the use of electrical energy in, on, outside or attached to a building, residence, structure, property or premises.

Requirements to Obtaining Your License

Applicants must obtain pre-approval from the state licensing board before testing.

There are no state minimum financial requirements at this time.

Applicants with any criminal offense conviction (felony or misdemeanor) must complete a criminal history questionnaire.

8,000 hours of on-the-job training under the supervision of a master electrician or a maintenance electrician.

Must pass the maintenance electrician examination.

Applying For Your License

To apply for license, please contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at 1-512-463-6599.

Exam Details

  • The exam has 60 questions and a time limit of 180 minutes.
  • A 70% is required to pass.
  • Topics on the exam include Definitions, Calculations, Theory, and Plans, Electrical Services, Service Equipment, and Separately Derived Systems, Electrical Feeders, Branch Circuit Calculations and Conductors, Electrical Wiring Methods and Electrical Materials, Electrical Equipment and Devices, Motors and Generators, Electrical Control Devices and Disconnecting Means, Special Occupancies, Equipment, and Conditions.
  • To schedule your exam, contact PSI at 800-733-9267. The exam is $64

Books and References for the Exam

The following reference is permitted to be used during the exam. It is available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 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

Four hours of board approved education are required per year.

For information on how to complete your CEU, click here.

Reciprocity Agreement

None.

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.