North Dakota Licensing Overview for an Electrician

Licensing for an electrician in North Dakota is controlled by the North Dakota State Electrical Board.

General Guidelines for an Electrician in North Dakota

Specific requirements to perform electrician services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Electrician

General requirements for an electrician license?

•Journeyman License: Must have at least 4 years of experience and pass a written exam; up to one year of experience may be obtained through an approved trade school

•Master Electrician License: Must have at least 5 years of experience, one of which must be as a journeyman electrician, and must pass a written exam

•Electrical Contractor License: Class is equivalent to a master electrician; must have at least 2 years of experience as a journeyman electrician or 4 years of experience as a class B electrician (must have at least 3 years of experience and pass a written exam; limited to farmstead and residential wiring)

What’s the state licensing site for an electrician?

North Dakota State Electrical Board

What are some training programs available for an electrician?

See schools and training programs.

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

Location(s):

North Dakota