Electricians in the State of Alaska who complete this course (course ID: 15890) will gain two hours of state approved continuing education credit. The course addresses revisions made to the National Electric Code (NEC) for 2017 and focuses on the changes made to Chapters 1, 8, and 9 of the Code.
The course takes a overall look at the NEC and the code-wide revisions that were made for 2017.
The course covers the changes made to Chapter 1. This is the chapter that contains definitions and requirements for electrical installations.
The course discusses the revision of Chapters 8 and 9. Chapter 8 talks about communications systems. Chapter 9 is the location of tables and annexes that relate to material found earlier in the Code.
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- Approved By: AK Department of Commerce, Professional Licensing
Charles "Chuck" Price is At Your Pace Online's Subject Matter Expert for the Electrical Trade. He started out in grocery management at the age of 18 and after 5 years decided to venture into the electrical trade in 1996. He served his apprenticeship and quickly became a foreman running work. He gained experience in many facets of the trade such as working on traffic signals, hospitals and healthcare buildings, waste water treatment plants, and many commercial applications including telecommunications data centers. He currently is working for the area's largest healthcare system.
One of his passions is working with kids - and that starts with his own two boys! He has coached youth football and basketball at several levels and is part of a men's organization that raises money for the youth as well. He is a leader in the local 4-H group, helping kids learn about animal science. All in all, Chuck focuses on being the best father he can be, while maintaining a firm grasp on the ever-changing electrical industry.