License Renewal Deadline:

Journeyman Electricians: Every two years on the date issued.

Master Electricians: Every two years by March 1st of odd years.

Continuing Education Requirements:


  • Minimum required hours focus on National Electrical Code.
  • Maximum hours for credit focus on statutes and rules governing electrical installations, Minnesota electrical licensing laws and rules, and technical topics related to electrical installations and equipment.
Electrical Continuing Education
(Can take all code)
LicenseCode 1Non Code
Master electrician (AM, BM)
No CE required first year of license
Journeyworker electrician (AJ, BJ)124
Maintenance electrician (MN)124
Lineman (LN)00
Installer (Class B) (IB)124
Power limited tech (PL)412
Satellite installer (SI)4 
Unlicensed electrician (RE, RT)20

Students may submit a course that has not been pre-approved by submitting this form. There is a $20 fee for this service.

State website link:

Renewal of Minnesota Electrical Contractors License

Minnesota Continuing Education for Licensing