Kentucky Electrical Contractor

Pursuing a career in the construction field? Study at home for your Kentucky Electrical Contractor with our fully online, easy to take, and self-paced course.

Kentucky Electrical Contractor
Steps to Success

1. Purchase Exam Prep and Books
2. Schedule and pass your State Exams.
3. Submit your application, licensing fee, and proof of insurance to the State.

Exam Review Option Includes
Practice Tests
Highlighting Guides
Test Taking Tips
Instructor Support
iOS/Android Tablet and Smartphone Compatible
1 Year of Access

Course Fee: $149.99

About This License

An Electrical Contractor license is needed to contract with the public to do electrical work. Also, only licensed Electrical Contractors may pull electrical permits. Every Electrical Contractor must employee at least one Master Electrician if they do not hold that license themselves.


Our training is written by Subject Matter Experts and built by Instructional Designers.

No Pass, No Pay

If you are not able to pass your exam on the SECOND attempt, we will refund your course fee. Conditions do apply.

Flexible & Self Paced

Simply login and out as needed. We track your progress.

Mobile Compatible

Our training is built on HTML5 - so you can take it with on your tablet or smartphone.

Lowest Price

We will beat ANY price by 10% for a similar program.

Requirements to Obtaining your License

  • Applicants are required to pass the Business and Law exam to obtain this license.
  • Anyone who will perform nonexempt electrical work without supervision by a licensed electrician or master electrician DOES require a license.
  • In order to contract with the public to perform electrical work an electrical contractor license is required. Only licensed electrical contractors may pull electrical permits.
  • The Master Electrician license is needed to supervise direct or take responsible charge of any Electrician who is engaged in the construction, alteration, or repair of any electrical wiring used for the purpose of furnishing heat, light or power. The Master may also conduct electrical work himself.
  • 6 years of verifiable experience in the electrical trade AND a training course in electrical work OR an additional 2 years of verifiable experience

Exam Review, Training, Education

We offer review for the electrical exam in an online training format. The course includes highlighting guides, practice tests, theory, calculations, instructor support and test taking tips/strategies. Each time you take a practice test, the questions are randomly generated from our database. Therefore, you will never see the same test twice, guaranteeing you the best review possible for your examination.

Books and References for the Exam

The examination pulls questions from the following reference:

  • National Electrical Code, 2017
  • Ugly's Electrical References

Exam Details

  • The testing company is ICC (1-800-211-2754)
  • 30 questions and an 1.5-hour time limit
  • 70% is required to pass the exam
  • The exam fee is $60.
  • Topics on the exam include Business Organizations, Licensing, Estimating and Bidding, Contract Management, Project Management, Insurance and, Bonding, OSHA Recordkeeping, Personnel Regulations, Financial Management, Tax Laws, Lien Laws.

Continuing Education

6 hours of CEU are required per year.

Applying to Get Your License

Application fees are not refundable. You can download the application form that you can print, fill out and send to us by postal mail or call 502-573-2002.
Electrical Licensing
Office of Housing, Buildings and Construction
101 Sea Hero Drive, Ste. 100
Frankfort, KY 40601-5405

Reciprocity Agreement

Louisiana, Ohio, Virginia and West Virginia have reciprocity agreements.
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