Connecticut Electrician License Requirements

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We found the following Electrician requirements for Connecticut.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Electrical Unlimited Contractor

The holder of this license shall be permitted to do all electrical work as defined in section 20-330 of the general statutes. The requirements to qualify for this license exam shall be two (2) years as a unlimited licensed journeyperson or at least six (6) years of equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
(860) 713-6135

Electrical Unlimited Journeyperson

The holder of this license shall be permitted to do all electrical work as defined in section 20-330 of the Connecticut General Statutes, and only while in the employment of a properly licensed contractor. The requirement to qualify for this license exam shall be the completion of a registered apprenticeship program or at least four (4) years of equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: Continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
(860) 713-6135

Electrical Limited Solar Contractor

The holder of this license may perform only work limited to Solar Electric systems; which means the installation, erection, repair, replacement, alteration or maintenance of photovoltaic or wind generation systems, including storage and distribution of such energy for heat, light, power or other purposes to a point immediately inside a structure or adjacent to an end use. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be two years as a solar journeyperson or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
(860) 713-6135

Electrical Limited Solar Journeyperson

The holder of this license may perform only work limited to Solar Electric systems; which means the installation, erection, repair, replacement, alteration or maintenance of photovoltaic or wind generation systems, including storage and distribution of such energy for heat, light, power or other purposes to a point immediately inside a structure or adjacent to an end use and only while in the employ of a licensed electrical contractor. The requirements to qualify for this license examination shall be the completion of a registered apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Consumer Protection
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6106
(860) 713-6135

Cross Connection Survey Inspector

Requirements including a NEWWA certification which can be obtained by (a) Successfully pass the required examinations and meet other requirements (b) Presenting evidence, acceptable to the Board, of a certificate or license issued by an organization having equivalent standards as determined by the Board.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: Continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6134
(860) 509-7603

 

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