Do you need to take the exam?

Depending on your background and level of appropriate experience, you may be able to obtain a license without taking a state elevator competency exam.

About the exam

The examination will be an open-book examination and will consist of approximately 100 to 150 multiple-choice questions.

A score of at least 80 percent is required to pass. Examinations shall be held at locations and times when considered necessary by the department.

Please contact the Elevator Section directly to schedule a test.

Applicants should prepare for the exam by studying the following:

Please bring these materials with you to the examination. The department will not supply reference materials for the exam.