Vermont Licensing Overview for an Electrician

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

General Guidelines for an Electrician in Vermont

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?


General requirements for an electrician license?

• Journeyman License: Must complete an apprenticeship or equivalent training and pass a written and oral exam; the board also licenses Type S journeyman electricians for the following specialty fields

• Master Electrician License: Must hold a journeyman electrician’s license for at least 2 years and pass a written and oral exam

What’s the state licensing site for an electrician?

Vermont State Electrical Licensing 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?

Renews evey 3 years.

What are fees associated with licensing?