State Certification


State Certification Classes

Per the requirements of Labor Code Section 3099.2(3) the certification card expiration has been automatically extended for all General, Residential and Fire/Life Safety Electricians to the year 2009.

Deadline to file and pass the exam remains at January 1, 2006 unless an application was filed with required check on or before Dec. 30, 2005. For general electrician certification candidates who submitted an application on or before Dec. 30, 2005 and have been determined eligible to take the test or are waiting to hear eligibility status from DAS, the new deadline to take the test has been extended to Jan. 1, 2007.

The deadline for voice-data-video technician and non-residential lighting technician remains at January 1, 2007.

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Important State Certification Links

DAS Electrician Certification Program ~ Register online and find information, application forms, statistics and more on the California Certification program for Journeyman Electricians.

Division of Apprenticeship Standards (DAS) ~ DAS monitors California apprenticeship law and standards, apprenticeship training, and programs to ensure high standards for on-the-job training.

Current list of California certified electricians ~ A list of ALL electricians who have passed the California Certification Exam. The list is updated monthly and requires Adobe Reader to view. You can get Adobe Reader by clicking on this icon: