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Electrical Inspection and Licensing

Electrical Inspection and Licensing

The Board of Electrical Examiners is responsible for the administration of Arkansas' laws governing the licensing of electricians. The following classes of license are available: master electrician, journeyman electrician, residential master electrician, residential journeyman electrician, air conditioning electrician, and industrial maintenance electrician. The board is also responsible for registering electrical apprentices.

Additionally, the board establishes standards for the performance of electrical work in the state.

The Director of the Department of Labor has the responsibility of enforcing these laws. 

Notice of Online Electrical Exams

Apply to take the Electrical Exam

*Note: You will be redirected to another site where you may log-in to your existing account or create an account if you are a first time user of ELP.

ATTENTION ELECTRICIANS--IF YOU ARE RENEWING FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE NEW ELP SYSTEM PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE THROUGH THE EMAIL LINK IN ORDER TO OBTAIN YOUR ACCOUNT USERID - jamecia.robinson@arkansas.gov

FOR TECHNICAL AND CODE QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT -david.gray@arkansas.gov

License Renewals

Renew a Master License

Renew a Residential Master License

Renew a Journeyman License

Renew a Residential Journeyman License

Renew an Industrial Maintenance License

Renew an Air Conditioning License

Renew a Sign Specialist License

Renew an Electrical Inspector License

Renew an Apprentice License

Temporary License Renewals

Renew a Temporary Master License

Renew a Temporary Journeyman License

Lifetime License Renewals

Lifetime Master Renewal

Lifetime Journeyman Renewal

NOTICE: Important Updates on Acts

Administrative Rules of the Arkansas Board of Electrical Examiners

Calendar

2022 Electrical Inspector Training Dates

Electrical Inspector Training Class Registration

CEU Information

CEU Provider Application

Approved CEU Courses

The Board of Electrical Examiners has contracted StateReporting.com to provide Continuing Education Administrative & Tracking services. What this means for the electricians of Arkansas is that you can activate your free account, anytime, by going to: https://www.statereporting.com/account/

With your account you will be able to track your compliance with the CE Cycle, and receive email alerts and notices when hours are posted and when your CE due date is approaching.  

Additionally, the only list of board approved courses can be found at: 

https://www.statereporting.com/arkansas-electrician-continuing-education

New & existing education providers should contact StateReporting.com to activate their accounts. StateReporting.com has staff on hand to assist you with the new process for submitting course applications, scheduling courses, and reporting course completions. 

If electricians or education providers have any questions regarding StateReporting.com’s system they are encouraged to reach out via phone at (855)261-9808, email at support@statereporting.com, or use their live chat during their business hours, which are Monday-Friday from 7:30am to7:30pm CST.

Forms

Arkansas Electrician Application

Electrician Work Verification Affidavit

Reciprocal Agreements

Journeyman Reciprocal Agreement        Master Reciprocal Agreement

Alaska                                                        Oregon

Colorado   

Idaho

Iowa

Maine

Minnesota

Montana

Nebraska

New Hampshire

New Mexico

North Dakota

Oklahoma

Oregon

South Dakota

Texas

Wisconsin

Wyoming *

The Board only reciprocates an original license from the issuing state on this list. You cannot reciprocate a reciprocated license. A Master license from the list above can only be reciprocated with a Journeyman's license except for Oregon which Arkansas has a Master License reciprocal Agreement.

*Wyoming will only reciprocate a journeyman’s license with an individual that has completed a USDOL approved apprenticeship program of at least 576 hours of classroom time.

Contact Information:

Jamecia Robinson, 501-682-4548

David Gray, 501-683-4039

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