Electrical Licensing Information

Electrical Licensing Information

Please be aware that every individual performing electrical work in the State of Iowa must hold a license, including helpers and apprentices.   

The Iowa Electrical Examining Board may deny issuing an electrical license to individuals convicted of a forcible felony. 

702.11 Forcible felony. 1. A “forcible felony” is any felonious child endangerment, assault, murder, sexual abuse, kidnapping, robbery, human trafficking, arson in the first degree, or burglary in the first degree. 2. Notwithstanding subsection 1, the following offenses are not forcible felonies: a. Willful injury in violation of section 708.4, subsection 2. b. Sexual abuse in the third degree committed between spouses. c. Sexual abuse in violation of section 709.4, subsection 1, paragraph “b”, subparagraph (3), subparagraph division (d). d. Sexual exploitation by a counselor, therapist, or school employee in violation of section 709.15. e. Child endangerment subject to penalty under section 726.6, subsection 6. f. Assault in violation of section 708.2, subsection 4. g. Domestic abuse assault in violation of section 708.2A, subsection 5. h. Removal of an officer’s communication or control device in violation of section 708.12, subsection 3, paragraph “f”. [C79, 81, §702.11] 85 Acts, ch 180, §2; 89 Acts, ch 138, §2; 91 Acts, ch 130, §1; 92 Acts, ch 1163, §117; 94 Acts, ch 1023, §69; 99 Acts, ch 65, §2; 2001 Acts, ch 3, §1; 2001 Acts, ch 176, §79; 2003 Acts, ch 180, §64; 2004 Acts, ch 1151, §2; 2010 Acts, ch 1072, §1; 2012 Acts, ch 1002, §3; 2013 Acts, ch 3

Apr 09, 2021
Dec 20, 2018
Application Request Form(s): The request form sheet provides you with all the information you need regarding the documentation that is required to begin the application process.  It also informs you of the basic qualification requirements for our program and the specific areas of jurisdiction. A copy of the request form can be downloaded, by area and program, or you can access an online version.
Dec 20, 2018
Inside Wireman While the Outside Lineman works on the distribution network, bringing power from sources of generation to the customers, the Inside Wireman's job is to distribute and connect the customer's electrical equipment to that power source. The Inside Wireman installs and maintains all of the various types of electrical systems found in commercial and industrial facilities.
Dec 20, 2018
This form is for applicants who prefer to fill out a paper application. You must print the application request form and return it, with payment, to receive an application.
FD App Request Form.pdf
DM ALL PROGRAM Pre-App Request Form web.pdf

Dec 21, 2018
You will need to fill out this form, read and understand all of the information provided before proceeding. Once this form is submitted you will be given a link to start the application process. Please be aware that it will take 1 - 2 business days for us to activate your account on Tradeschool before you can complete an application. If you wish to apply for more than one program, please contact the office.
Mar 16, 2021

Jan 26, 2022
ElectricPrep offers courses in Interview Skills, Math Aptitude, Reading Comprehension, Resume Writing and more. The courses are delivered on-line and expire after 270 days. There is a fee for some of the courses.
Apr 21, 2020
This form is ONLY for applicants that have previously interviewed and have met the requirements to qualify to re-interview.
Sep 12, 2019
If you need to fulfill the application Algebra requirement, or just want to brush up on your math or reading comprehension, SKILLSPREP.org has online courses available. Successful completion of this Tech Math course satisfies the Algebra requirement for application. Please follow the link for more information and to register for the courses.
Dec 21, 2018
Interested in an electrical apprenticeship but not exactly sure what a typical work day is like? Check out this video for a glimpse into life as an electrical apprentice.
Sep 16, 2019

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