Interactive Map: Massachusetts

Who is the governing agency?

Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians, Division of Professional Licensure
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710, Boston, MA 02118
PHONE: (617) 727-9931
FAX: (617) 727-9932
TTY: 617-727-2099



What are the initial requirements for an Systems Technician, Contractors license or Electrical License?

13.01: Master Electrician License
13.02: Systems Contractor License
13.03: Journeyman Electrician License
13.04: Systems Technician License
Eligibility criteria for an initial license by category can be found Here

No State Locksmith License Required

What are the continuing education requirements of the State?

(a) Except as otherwise provided in 237 CMR 17.01, each licensee of the Board, as a
condition for license renewal, shall present evidence satisfactory to the Board that, in the
three-year period before license renewal, he or she has completed 21 clock hours of
continuing education.
(b) Of the required 21 clock hours, 15 clock hours shall be on topics related to 527 CMR
12.00: Massachusetts Electrical Code (Amendments), business, law, and related topics with
a Provider in an area of study approved by the Board. Courses offered for Master
Electricians and Journeyman Electricians shall focus on 527 CMR 12.00 and other laws and
regulations as they pertain to Electrical Work. Courses for Systems Contractors and Systems
Technicians shall focus on the applicable chapters of 527 CMR 12.00, the adopted version
of NFPA 72, and other laws and regulations as they pertain to Systems Work. The Board
may require specific content to be contained in any approved courses. It shall be the
licensee’s responsibility to ensure that their Provider has been approved by the Board.
(c) Of the required 21 clock hours, six clock hours shall be in areas chosen by the licensee
for professional development in the subjects of Electrical Code, business, law, first aid,
safety, Building Code, and related topics. Said instruction need not be offered by a Board
approved Provider.

For additional and up to date information, always verify your licensing requirements via the States website and updated Rules and Regulations

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