While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Electrician books.
- 2017 Journeyman Electrician Exam Questions and Study Guide (2017)
- Electricity for the Entertainment Electrician & Technician (2014)
- 2017 Master Electrician Exam Questions and Study Guide (2017)
- 2017 Practical Calculations for Electricians (2017)
- Ultimate Guide: Wiring, 8th Updated Edition (Creative Homeowner) DIY Home Electrical Installations & Repairs from New Switches to Indoor & Outdoor Lighting with Step-by-Step Photos (Ultimate Guides) (2017)
- Electrical Systems Design (2002)
- The Electrician’s Trade Demystified (2013)
- Electrician’s Exam Preparation Guide to the 2014 NEC (2014)
- 2017 Quickpass Journeyman Electrician Exam Flash Cards (2019)
- Practice Test For The Residential Electrician: For Electricians By Electricians (Residential Electrician Practice Test) (2019)
- Electricians Guide To Conduit Bending 3RD Edition (2016)
- DEWALT Electrical Licensing Exam Guide: Based on the NEC 2017 (DEWALT Series) (2017)
- Practical Problems in Mathematics for Electricians (Practical Problems In Mathematics Series) (2011)
- Electrical Apprentice Aptitude Test (3777) (Career Examination Series) (2019)
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The application of electricity for the theatre, concert stage, television studio, or any other production environment differs from that of a residence or commercial building. Electricity for the Entertainment Electrician & Technician is the only reference on the market that covers these differences, explaining what entertainment electricians and technicians need to know and why.
The 2017 study guide will help you prepare for the exam by providing 12 practice open book exam and 2 Final Closed Book Exams. This book also covers most topics that are included on all Master Electricians exams such as conductor sizing and protection, motors, transformers, voltage drop, demand loads, box and conduit sizing, over-current protection and residential and commercial load calculations.
This self-study exam prep book is based on the 2017 NEC® with ten practice calculations exams consisting of 25 questions each and a final exam of 100 questions.
Ultimate Guide: Wiring, 8th Updated Edition (Creative Homeowner) DIY Home Electrical Installations & Repairs from New Switches to Indoor & Outdoor Lighting with Step-by-Step Photos (Ultimate Guides) (2017)
Learn how to: As a homeowner, you’ll learn how your house’s electrical system works and how to complete installations and repairs. This project-based book shows how to select the right cable, wires, and other equipment, and how to run wiring through walls and between floors.
Electrical Systems Design (2002)
This book covers the fundamentals of electrical system design commonly found in residential, commercial, and industrial occupancies. The emphasis is on practical, real-world applications, and stresses designing electrical systems in accordance with the National Electrical Code® (NEC®).
Supercharge your CAREER as an ELECTRICIAN! Are you an aspiring journeyman or master electrician? The Electrician’s Trade DeMYSTiFieD makes it shockingly easy to prepare for licensing exams and onthe- job success. Written in a step-by-step format, this practical guide describes the typical licensing process, which varies by region, and explains how to determine the specific requirements for your state or city.
Need help in passing the apprentice, journeyman, or master electrician’s exam? This is a book of questions and answers based on actual electrician’s exams over the last few years. Almost a thousand multiple-choice questions — exactly the type you’ll find on the exam — cover every area of electrical installation: electrical drawings, services and systems, transformers, capacitors, distribution equipment, branch circuits, feeders, calculations, measuring and testing, and more.
This set of QuickPass Flash Cards is based on the 2017 National Electrical Code.Learn, improve & check your code knowledge with the QuickPass Journeyman Electrician Exam Flash Cards. Easy to read! Use them anytime, anywhere!Be better prepared for the Journeyman Electrician Exam with the QuickPass Journeyman Electrician Exam Flash Cards.Over 290 Questions included!
Practice Test For The Residential Electrician: For Electricians By Electricians (Residential Electrician Practice Test) (2019)
As you prepare to take your state Electrician Licensing Exam, the best thing you can do is take practice tests. It is difficult to traverse the NEC by trying to memorize everything or learn it a page at a time. By going through several practice exams over and over you build up speed in being able to find information.
The new Third Edition of this National Best Selling book on conduit bending is without a doubtThe most complete book on conduit bending ever published. Expanded by 50 pages, the book will show you step-by-step how to bend stubs, ninety degree bends, offsets, kicks, saddles, layout for segment bending, segment bends, concentric bends, etc.
For years, students have turned to the DEWALT ELECTRICAL LICENSING EXAM GUIDE to prepare for professional licensing exams. Combining vital knowledge and valuable test-taking strategies, this trusted text features comprehensive coverage to help you pass your state and local electrical licensing exams. Now updated to reflect the 2017 National Electrical Code, the new edition covers Journeyman, Master, Maintenance, Residential, and Sign licensing exams.
Practical Problems in Mathematics for Electricians (Practical Problems In Mathematics Series) (2011)
PRACTICAL PROBLEMS IN MATHEMATICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, 9E will give readers the math skills they need to succeed in the electrical trade. It introduces them to the important math principles through problems designed for the electrical profession and offers them an excellent opportunity to develop and practice problem-solving skills while at the same time providing a valuable review of electrical terminology.
The Electrical Apprentice Aptitude Test Passbook® prepares you for your test by allowing you to take practice exams in the subjects you need to study. It provides hundreds of questions and answers in the areas that will likely be covered on your upcoming exam, including but not limited to: basic electricity; tools of the trade; mechanical aptitude; reading comprehension; mathematical ability; abstract reasoning; and more.
Best Electrician Books Worth Your Attention
We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some electrician books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.
Rourke Educational Media | Skilled Trade Careers: Electricians
Author(s): Gary Sprott
ID: 2799070, Publisher: High Tide, Year: 2020, Size: 3 Mb, Format: pdf
18th edition IET wiring regulations : wiring systems and fault finding for installation electricians
Author(s): Brian Scaddan
ID: 2546113, Publisher: Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Year: 2019, Size: 4 Mb, Format: pdf
Electrical inspection, testing and certification : a guide to passing the City and Guilds 2391 exams
Author(s): (Electrician) Michael Drury
ID: 2677002, Publisher: , Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really record-breakers according to The New York Times, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.