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Testing Sponsorship Instructions

Testing Sponsorship Request Form

Those wishing to take the master, residential master, journeyman, residential electrician, irrigation system wiring or disconnect and reconnecting existing air conditioning and refrigeration systems exam must submit a Sponsorship Request Form, available on our website, or apply for sponsorship through their online license account. Sponsorship approval may take up to 2 weeks. Upon verification of eligibility, the applicant will receive a letter with an authorization code that must be used to schedule their exam. Once the authorization code is received, you can contact PSI to register for your exam. You can log onto the PSI website at: or call 1-800-733-9267.

The Electrical Examining Board has approved PSI as the testing service. PSI can be contacted at or 1-800-733-9267.


To establish your personal online license account, go to: and click the bottom orange tab that says “Electrical Licensing System” and log in with your email address and password. If you have not logged into this website that began April 9, 2018, you can establish your personal online license account by going to: and clicking the bottom orange tab that says “Electrical Licensing System”. Then set up your account by clicking on “NEW USER”. Enter your name exactly as shown on your Iowa electrical license. When the system asks “Is this you?” answer “YES”, if this is your information.

To apply for sponsorship online, apply for the license by “Examination”, complete the “Checklist” and then submit your application.


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Created: 02-07-2006
Last Updated: 07-03-2013 (JGL)