Electricians' Examining Board - Apprentice Electrician

Apprentice electrician is an individual who is engaged in a written agreement to complete a 4 - 5 year educational and work program to learn the trade of an electrician under the direct supervision of a licensed master, journeyman or limited electrician in an apprenticeship program registered pursuant to 29 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 29.3 (2016) with the United States Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship or a state apprenticeship agency recognized by the Office of Apprenticeship.  A copy of your Apprenticeship Agreement is required with submission of a license application.

How to apply


  • License fee of $25.00
  • Criminal background check fee of $21.00


  • Two years from date of first licensure

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Online applications are now available. To apply online, click here.

Renewal fees and information


  • Biennial renewal fee of $25.00


  • Two years from date of first licensure

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The Department must verify that you have met all the conditions for renewal before your license is renewed. Online submission f your renewal application should not be construed as automatic renewal of your license.


  • A late fee of $50.00 is assessed for licenses renewed after the license expiration date.
  • Any person who submits an application for renewal more than 90 days after the expiration date shall be subject to all requirements governing new applicants.