Kansas Standard Residential Electrician (ICC KGX) Exam

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Kansas Standard Residential Electrician (ICC KGX) Exam Prep Services & Materials

We offer everything you need to prepare for the Kansas Standard Residential Electrician Exam, also referred to as the ICC KGX Exam:

In Kansas, contractors are not licensed at the state level, but rather at the municipal level. To obtain a license in your jurisdiction, you may need to take and pass a licensing exam as well as complete other requirements before submitting an application for licensure.

Some cities and counties within Kansas offer license reciprocity or have agreements honoring other counties' licenses, but every jurisdiction is different. If you need help sorting out what to do in your city/county, a licensing specialist can help you sort out the process on a Contractor Licensing Start-Up Consultation.

What's on the Exam?

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# of QuestionsMinimum Passing ScoreTime Allowed
6045 (75%)180 minutes
Content Area% of Questions
General Knowledge12%
Electrical Theory and General Electrical Load Calculations, Code Definitions and Terms  
Services and Service Equipment22%
Service Load Calculations 
Service Equipment and Service Conductors 
System Grounding and Bonding 
Load Calculations 
Equipment Grounding 
Branch Circuits and Conductors25%
Branch Circuit Calculations  
Required Outlets and GFCI/AFCI Protection 
Overcurrent Protection 
Equipment Grounding 
Wiring Methods and Materials13%
Raceway Installations 
Boxes and Enclosures 
Flexible Cords and Cables 
Equipment and Devices8%
Receptacles, Switches, and Other Devices 
Appliances and Other Equipment 
Special Occupancies, Equipment, and Conditions7%
Swimming Pools and Similar Installations 
Low Voltage Circuits, Alarm, and Similar Systems 

For more information about the exam content areas and testing procedures, you can refer to the Exam Information Bulletin from ICC linked here.

Exam Preparation

What you'll need to prepare for the exam

Exam Prep Course

Our Exam Prep course is offered as an online, pre-recorded course that you can complete at any time. Course material is delivered digitally so you can start preparing for your exam immediately after purchasing the course.

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Book Bundle

We offer the necessary references allowed into the exam. We also offer a pre-tabbed and highlighted version of the bundle already containing our permanent tabs and course curriculum highlights, saving you countless hours of tabbing and highlighting the books yourself.

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Our exam prep tabs help mark the commonly referenced sections of the books used in the exam. Don't waste time flipping through your books in the timed exam - our tabs help you to be able to quickly reference important material in your books and move on to the next question without wasting valuable time.

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