Unless an exam question in the master electrical exam or the journeyman electrical exam specifically states that it includes a code exception, do not base your answer on any exceptions. The most correct answer is one which does not take exceptions into account, unless you are instructed to do so.
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Electrical Exam Prep Tip #142 – Index of the NEC
Highlight your index at the back of the NEC book and add page numbers as you study for the electrical exam. There are no page numbers on the index now, save time during the electrical test and prepare ahead of time. Download the PSI Information bulletin, this tells you exactly what will be in the […]
Electrical Exam Prep Tip #146 – Dealing With Electrical Questions
When you’re dealing with an electrical question, the easiest way to find the answer is to: 1. Find the subject of the question. 2. In the NEC book Index, find the word or words that best describe the subject of the question. 3. Finally, list the reference(s) following that word in the index on […]
Electrician Candidate Information Bulletin
Candidate Information Bulletin. Today we received a call from someone asking us the phone number to the PSI so they can change their appointment. While we don’t do the actual exams here, we are more than happy to help 🙂 We put together a cheat blog with the link to the ECIB, Table of Contents, […]
2014 Code Changes and How it Affect the Texas Exam
With the 2011 Texas exam coming to end, we prepare to understand and review the 2014 NEC® and code changes. If you didn’t take the 2011 exam don’t worry, the exam is not vastly different….yet. It typically evolves over time in about (just an estimate here) 6 months. The exam from 2011 and the exam […]
Styles of Learning- What is YOUR Style?
There are several styles of learning. Everybody is wired different (no pun intended). So the way we intake information and process it is also different. Some people learn best by trial and error, in a class setting, one on one or solo with books and software. We all learned the hard way in […]