Texas Residential Wireman

To become a licensed Residential Wireman in the state of Texas, you are required to pass an open-book exam. We offer the books, tabs, and a fully online and inclusive educational course to prepare you to sit for the Texas Residential Wireman exam. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you - Invest in Yourself.

Texas Electrical License
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 Information
iOS/Android Compatible
1 Year of Access

Course Fee: $199.99

About This License

A Residential Wireman works under the general supervision of a Master Electrician, on behalf of an electrical contractor or employing government entity to perform electrical work that is limited to electrical installations in single-family or multi-family dwellings not exceeding four stories.


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.

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Requirements to Obtaining your License

There are no state minimum financial requirements at this time.

Applicants with any criminal offense conviction (felony or misdemeanor) must complete a criminal history questionnaire.

Applicants must obtain pre-approval from the state licensing board before testing.

4,000 hours of on-the-job training under the supervision of a master electrician or residential wireman;

Passing score on the residential wireman examination

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.

Online Exam Prep: $199.99

Books and References for the Exam

The following reference is permitted to be used during the exam. It is available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.

  • 2017 National Electrical Code

Exam Details

  • The exam has 80 questions and a time limit of 240 minutes.
  • A 70% is required to pass.
  • Topics on the exam include Definitions and Theory, Electrical Services and Service Equipment, Electrical Feeders, Branch Circuit Calculations and Conductors, Electrical Wiring Methods and Electrical Materials, Electrical Equipment and Devices, Motors and Generators, Special Occupancies, Renewable Energy, Electrical Control Devices and Disconnecting Means.
  • To schedule your exam, contact PSI at 800-733-9267. The exam is $63.

Continuing Education

Four hours of board approved education are required per year.

For information on how to complete your CEU, click here.

Applying to Get Your License

To apply for license, please contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at 1-512-463-6599.

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