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Wisconsin

Electrician Licensing & Exam Prep

The state of Wisconsin requires all Electricians to obtain a license before any bidding or work can take place. This page contains all of the information and resources you need to become a Master or Journeyman Electrician in Wisconsin. All of our training is offered in an online self-paced format. Our exam prep is designed to help you pass your test the first time, and is backed with our no pass, no pay policy. All of our courses are available from almost any device, any time. We hope that you will make RocketCert your home to help you obtain your Wisconsin Electrician License.

  • $289
    Electrical
    Exam Prep
  • $452 $409
    Prep, Book, Tabs
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Individual studying for the Wisconsin Electricial Contractor Exam online with RocketCert
Scope of work

What type of work can be done with this license?

Licensed Journeyman/Master Electrician in Wisconsin
  • Journeyman/Master Electrician License

    Journeyman Electricians in Wisconsin are licensed to perform electrical wiring activities under the general supervision of a person who holds a license as a licensed Master Electrician or a registration as a Registered Master Electrician. No person may engage in the business or offer to engage in the installing, repairing, or maintaining electrical wiring unless the person holds a Electrical Contractor license.

  • Electrical Contractor License

    A licensed Electrical Contractor shall utilize the appropriately licensed or registered individuals to construct, install, repair or maintain electrical wiring. Electrical Contractors also have the ability to bid for and contract electrical work within the state.

Requirements & steps

What are the requirements to getting a license?

Wisconsin Journeyman Electrician RequirementsJourneyman Electrician

Exam

All applicants must pass the two-part Journeyman Electrical Exam (pre-approval is required)

Experience/Education

  • Complete federal or state-approved Electrical Construction Apprenticeship program
  • OR
  • Obtain 8,000 hours over a 48 month period OR 1,000 hours per year for the last 5 years.
    • Each full time semester enrolled in school or program will count for 500 hours
    • Maximum of 2,000 hours or 2 years of education will be credited towards required experience
Master Electrician RequirementsMaster Electrician

Exam

All applicants must pass the Master Electrical Exam (pre-approval is required)

Experience/Education

  • Obtain Bachelor's or Master's degree in electrical engineering from accredited engineering college or university
  • OR
  • Complete at least 12 months of experience as a licensed Journeyman Electrician.
  • OR
  • Obtain 10,000 hours over a 60 month period OR 1,000 hours per year for the last 7 years.
    • Each full time semester enrolled in school or program will count for 500 hours
    • Maximum of 3,000 hours or 3 years of education will be credited towards required experience
Master ElectricianElectrical Contractor
  • The person applying for an Electrical Contractor license shall be the owner of the contracting business, a partner in the contracting business applying on behalf of a partnership, or the chairman of the board or chief executive officer applying on behalf of the contracting corporation.
  • Provide proof of compliance or exemption from state workers' compensation and unemployment compensation program requirements.

How do I obtain a license?

To apply for your license, contact the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services at 608-266-2112 or visit their website.

The state requires 24 hours of continuing education prior to each renewal. Also, Wisconsin has no reciprocity agreements for this license type.

With RocketCert, our education is written by a combination of professional educators and industry professionals. Our exam prep is guaranteed to help you pass the exam, and is backed with our no pass, no pay policy. We pride ourselves on providing industry leading customer service. Also, if you find a better original price on any online course that we offer, we will beat it by 10%.


RocketCert customer studying to pass their State exam through the RocketCert website or on the mobile app.
PURCHASE EXAM PREP, BOOKS, & STUDY!

Preparing to pass the State exam is a critical part of the licensing process. Failing the exam can result in substantial delays before you are able to work under your license. We offer industry leading exam prep and all of the required books, at an unbeatable price.

PASS THE STATE EXAM

After studying with RocketCert, you will be on your way to passing the required State exam(s) (see below). Apply to sit for the exam on the state board website. Testing centers are setup throughout the State in larger cities. Pre-approval is required from the testing agency prior to scheduling the exam

APPLY FOR YOUR LICENSE

After completing all the steps above, it will be time to apply through DSPS to obtain your Wisconsin Electrician license.

Exam

Which exam do I need to take?

You will be notified with an exam confirmation letter in the mail once you have been approved to sit for the exam.

It’s the exam! Journeyman Electrician exam

  • Passing Score: 70%
  • OPEN BOOK

Topics Include:

  • Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 305
  • Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 316
  • 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC)
Master Electrician Exam details Master Electrician Exam

  • Passing Score: 70%
  • OPEN BOOK

Topics include:

  • Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 305
  • Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 316
  • 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC)
Exam Prep, & Books

How do I pass the exam?

The Wisconsin exams are open book. The references below are permitted to be tabbed, highlighted, and used during your test! Unfortunately, our online course is NOT permitted to be accessed during the State exam.

Online Exam Prep Includes:

  • Calculation Lessons - Here, we teach you math concepts and how to solve calculations on test day. Calculation topics include Ohm’s Law, voltage drop, transformers, motors, box fill, and allowable fill for raceway sizing.
  • Highlighting Guides - Introduce the critical information in your book(s). This will familiarize you with each book’s content and its layout.
  • Quizzes - These practice quizzes are based on each individual book/reference. They reinforce key concepts.
  • Test Simulation / Practice Exam - Comprehensive exams randomly generated from our database of questions. Test simulations are restricted by time, and hints are disabled. Test simulations are as close to the real exam as you can get.
  • Guide to Tabbing - This section includes tabbing books and other test taking strategies to keep calm and focused during the exam.

Wisconsin Electrical Online Exam Prep

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Lifetime Online Access to:

  • Wisconsin Electrical Online Exam Prep

Our Online Exam Prep features:

Ideal for students who already own all references


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Wisconsin Electrical Exam Bundle

Lifetime Online Access to:

  • Wisconsin Electrical Online Exam Prep
Plus:
  • All books and references you can use during the exam
  • Custom Permanent/Pre-Printed Tabs
  • Free Shipping!

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NEC 2017, NFPA 70: National Electrical Code

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Print for Your Exam:
Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 305
Free / Online
Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 316
Free / Online
Pre-printed or blank tabs are also available.

1 Book Tab Bundle

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Permanent Blank Tabs - 375 Pack

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About Us

Why should I choose RocketCert?

At RocketCert, we strive to be the best (while having fun in the process). This means having not only the best quality of education, but also industry leading technology. Best yet, we are here for you 7 days a week. Have a question or comment? Give us a call or contact us to send us a message. Ready to begin? Select your State above and start immediately. Of course, you can resume later!


LIFETIME ACCESS

Why pay for something knowing your time with it is limited? At RocketCert, we believe in offering lifetime access to your training, even though it will not be needed.

EXPERT EDUCATION

Our education is written industry experts. We believe in helping you with your career, and that help begins with offering best in class education.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

We are here for you. Have a question? Need support? Our team is available 7 days a week for technical support. We pride ourselves in taking care of you.

EASY REFUNDS

Fail your exam? Prefer a different style of course? Other events taking place in your life? Give us a call and we can process a refund within 30 days of purchase for any reason. Exam prep courses are backed with our No Pass, No Pay guarantee.