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Effective October 1, 2023, the examinations will be referenced to the
2023 NEC Code Book
Electrical test in Texas Section I Breakdown
Here is our suggested study outline for the PSI exam bulletin outlined items in section one. This section matches the first line item from PSI Examination Bulletin for test contents.
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Side note: If you have previously taken your electrical test in Texas, you can use the breakdown we cover in our seminars to assist you in concentrating in only the areas that you performed poorly on.
Electrician Test in Texas Section I
Definitions, Calculations, Theory, and Plans, make sure to read, learn and understand the following:
- Familiarize yourself with Article 100 "Definitions" and also watch for definitions at the beginning of many articles in the NEC®. Make sure to Tab this article as well.
- Review basic electrical theory, to include DC, AC differences.
- Review the basics of Ohm’s law.
- Understand basic prints that might contain Panel schedules, Feeders/one-line diagrams, power prints, lighting prints.
Electrical Test in Texas Passing Score
As of now, the master electrician exam has at least 7 questions from this section. The journeyman electrician exam has about 6. Remember that to pass the master or the journeyman electrician exam you must score a 70% to pass.
Two-Day Crash Course for the Electrical Test in Texas
The two-day seminar for the electrician exam covers only what you need in order to pass the exam. Starting on Saturday and ending on Sunday, you'll learn the NEC cover to cover. You'll also get plenty of practice questions, learn theory, calculations, formulas and more.
After the seminar you walk out with homework, handouts, and videos only available to students. This way you keep practicing everything you learned up until the day of your electrical test in Texas. You also have access to the instruction any time you have a question, even after you leave the seminar.
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