Colorado Electrician License Requirements

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We found the following Electrician requirements for Colorado.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Electrician Apprentice

Any individual employed in the electrical trade is considered an apprentice and must be registered until such time as the individual has actually obtained a Colorado electrician's license.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Regulatory Agencies
1580 Logan St., Suite 550
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 894-2300

Electrical Contractor

Anyone in the business of contracting electrical services. LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:  You must either be, or employ, a Colorado licensed master electrician as a full time employee and responsible party for all electrical work the company performs.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Regulatory Agencies
1580 Logan St., Suite 550
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 894-2300

Journeyman Electrician

Journeyman Electrician means a person having the necessary qualifications, training, experience and technical knowledge to wire for, install and repair of electrical apparatus and equipment for electric light, heat, power and other purposes.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Regulatory Agencies
1580 Logan St., Suite 550
Denver, CO 80203
​​​​​​​(303) 894-2300

Master Electrician

Master Electrician means a person having the necessary qualifications, training, experience and technical knowledge to properly plan, lay out, and supervise the installation and repair of wiring apparatus and equipment for electric light.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Regulatory Agencies
1580 Logan St., Suite 550
Denver, CO 80203
​​​​​​​(303) 894-2300

Residential Wireman

Residential Wireman means a person having the necessary qualifications, training, experience and technical knowledge to wire for, and install, electrical apparatus and equipment for wiring one-, two-, three-, and four-family dwellings.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Regulatory Agencies
1580 Logan St., Suite 550
Denver, CO 80203
​​​​​​​(303) 894-2300

 

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