Washington Electrician License Requirements

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September 22nd, 2021
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We found the following Electrician requirements for Washington.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Administrator (Electrical)

Individuals must take and pass the administrator examination, pay the required fee and fill out the required form.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Labor and Industries
7273 Linderson Way SW
Tumwater, WA 98501
(360) 902-5800

Electrical Engineer

Individuals must pass the engineer-in-training examination, pass the principles and practices of engineering examination for the electrical branch, have 8 years of professional-level experience under the direct supervision of a licensed engineer, send in a completed application and pay the required fee.

Requirements:

Exam: Both state and third-party exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Licensing
2000 4th Ave W
Olympia, WA 98502
(360) 664-6488

Electrician

Individuals must have completed 24 hours of basic classroom instruction for general journey level and 48 hours more for specialties requiring 4,000 hours of experience or 24 hours more for specialties requiring 2,000 hours of experience, have 8,000 documented hours working as an electrical trainee under the supervision of a certified electrician or equivalent military experience, fill out required application and pay required fee.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: Continuing education required

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Department of Labor and Industries
7273 Linderson Way SW
Tumwater, WA 98501
(360) 902-5800

 

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