- Course 227.
- 1 Week.
- 3.2 CEU.
This course provides electricians, electrical inspectors and electrical contractors a
comprehensive study of Chapters 1 through 4, including a brief overview of Chapter 5 of the 2017 National Electrical Code. Major updates and revisions from previous editions are addressed throughout this course.
The class participant will receive a softbound copy of the NEC2017 standard and will learn how to apply the Code to properly install electrical circuits and equipment.
This course provides a study of the definitions of electrical terms; requirements for electrical installations, such as branch circuits and grounding systems; wiring methods and materials; overcurrent protection, voltage drop, neutral load and other calculations through practical exercises; the method for determining conductor ampacity through practical exercises; sizing circuits and devices for motors and motor circuits through practical exercises; and more. The content of the NEC 2017 course also addresses.
Who Should Attend
This course is intended for electricians, electrical inspectors and electrical contractors who have a need to meet federal, state and local requirements for performing electrical work. Each participant will receive a softbound copy of the NEC®-2014 standard, along with the AVO textbook. Students should have a working knowledge of basic electricity.