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Reason for Credential: Pursuant s. 101.88 (2), Stats., no person may conduct the inspection of electrical installations in public buildings and places of employment for the purpose of administering and enforcing ch. Comm 16 unless the person holds a credential issued by the department as a certified commercial electrical inspector. A person holding a commercial electrical inspector certification can inspect one- and two-family dwellings.

Requirements of Credential: A person who inspects electrical construction work as a certified commercial electrical inspector shall:

- Maintain a record of the inspections made including the dates and the findings of the inspections;

- Provide a copy of the inspection report to the property owner or his or her agent; and

- Make available to the department upon request his or her inspection records.

A person who holds the credential shall carry on his or her person the credential issued by the department while performing or conducting the activity or activities permitted under the credential.

Education Hours Required to Renew: The renewal of a credential as a certified commercial electrical inspector expiring after June 30, 2006, shall be contingent upon the inspector obtaining at least 24 hours of acceptable continuing education by March 30th of the year the credential expires. A person who holds a credential as a certified commercial electrical inspector may apply to the department for waiver of the continuing education requirements on the grounds of prolonged illness or disability or similar circumstances. Each application for waiver shall be considered individually on its merits by the department.

Licensing Authority:
WI Department of Safety and Professional Services
201 W. Washington Ave.
P.O. Box 7082
Madison, WI 53707-7082
(608)266-3151   (608)267-0592 fax


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