Arkansas Elevator Continuing Education


Our courses are approved by the Arkansas Dept. of Labor, Elevator Safety Division to satisfy your Elevator Mechanic's license continuing education requirements.

Classes are delivered using cutting edge software. Complete your CE on your computer, tablet or smart phone!

CE Requirements to Renew a AR Elevator License


All Elevator Mechanics have to complete there continuing education units (CEUs) prior to renewal.

The renewal for ALL mechanics, Inspectors and Elevator Companies is the month of January.

Renewals have to be completed by the expiration date of 01/31.  After that, they can still renew but are assessed a late charge by the state.

CEUs are 8 hours every 2 years (odd years- 2019 being the next year).


Arkansas 8 Hour Elevator Code Complete CEU Package

8 Hour Course $ 145.00

Drawing from the deliberations of ASME Technical Committees and concerns expressed by industry experts. this class discusses the reasons behind every significant change to ASME A17.1-2010, the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, and how these changes affect working elevator contractors and technicians. Topics covered are intended to provide continuing education on:

  • Current definitions as they're being used in updated A17.1 requirements
  • Numerous, rapidly changing requirements on traction elevators, particularly those on suspension means, driving machines, sheaves & drums, control rooms/spaces, door locks and interlocks, detection of objects, top-of-car railings, overspeed & unintended car movement protection, operating devices and control equipment, terminal stopping devices, and emergency pictographs, operations, power & communication
  • And More!

Arkansas 8 Hour Elevator Technology and Code CEU Package

8 Hour Course $ 145.00

This 8 hour package is designed for Elevator Mechanics to complete their CEU requirements entirely online and covers topics of elevator technology and elevator code. 

Firstly, this course presents a survey of some of the latest developments in elevator technology {with a glance to the future}, giving special emphasis on how these developments affect working elevator contractors and technicians.

Second, this course draws from the deliberations of ASME Technical Committees and concerns expressed by industry experts. this class discusses the reasons behind every significant change to ASME A17.1-2010, the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, and how these changes affect working elevator contractors and technicians.


Arkansas 4 Hour Elevator Safety Code Course 2

4 Hour Course $ 75.00

Drawing from the deliberations of ASME Technical Committees and concerns expressed by industry experts. this class discusses the reasons behind every significant change to ASME A17.1-2010, the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, and how these changes affect working elevator contractors and technicians. Topics covered are intended to provide continuing education on:

  • Numerous, rapidly changing requirements on traction elevators

  • Up-to-date hydraulic elevator requirements, sidewalk elevator requirements, LU/LA & private residence elevator requirements, and marine & mine elevator requirements

  • Revised dumbwaiter, material lift and escalator & moving walk rules on walking speed, safety devices, outdoor installation & software


Arkansas 4 Hour Elevator Safety Code Course 1

4 Hour Course $ 75.00

Drawing from the deliberations of ASME Technical Committees and concerns expressed by industry experts. this class discusses the reasons behind every significant change to ASME A17.1-2010, the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, and how these changes affect working elevator contractors and technicians. Topics covered are intended to provide continuing education on:

  • Current definitions as they're being used in updated A17.1 requirements
  • Numerous, rapidly changing requirements on traction elevators, particularly those on suspension means, driving machines, sheaves & drums, control rooms/spaces, door locks and interlocks, detection of objects, top-of-car railings, overspeed & unintended car movement protection, operating devices and control equipment, terminal stopping devices, and emergency pictographs, operations, power & communication
  • Up-to-date hydraulic elevator requirements, sidewalk elevator requirements, LU/LA & private residence elevator requirements, and marine & mine elevator requirements

Arkansas 4 Hour Elevator Safety Code Course 3

4 Hour Course $ 75.00

Drawing from the deliberations of ASME Technical Committees and concerns expressed by industry experts. this class discusses the reasons behind every significant change to ASME A17.1-2010, the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, and how these changes affect working elevator contractors and technicians. Topics covered are intended to provide continuing education on:

  • General requirement changes in Part 8, including security, engineering & suspension member tests, earthquake protection, maintenance repair & replacement protocols, examination after shutdown, rules on alterations & inspection protocols.

  • The resources available in referenced codes & standards, Appendices, and Tables

  • Upcoming revisions to A17.1 on buffers, earthquake devices, variable speed controllers & many other areas of rapid change


Arkansas 4 Hour 2017 NEC Chapters 3 and 4

4 Hour Course $ 75.00

This class presents essential 2017 NEC Chapter 3 Articles that provide varied & explicit directions for safe and reliable electrical wiring and selected Articles from Chapter 4, which give similarly explicit directions for connecting equipment. Topics covered are intended to provide continuing education on:

  • The wiring methods best suited to the location and demands placed on it

  • Key enclosure space and ampacity calculations & safe connecting means for wiring

  • Installing the most appropriate conduits, raceways, power cable trays, etc.

  • The latest rules on wet locations, short-circuit ratings, grounding & disconnecting means, air-conditioning equipment, motors, controllers & equipment critical to elevators.


Arkansas 4 Hour 2017 NEC Chapters 1 and 2

4 Hour Course $ 75.00

This four-hour class presents some of the most widely applied and critical Articles in the 2017 NEC from the Introduction and Chapters 1 and 2 (considered essential ?building block? Chapters), with a special focus on the NEC Sections most relevant to elevator contractors and technicians. Topics covered are intended to provide continuing education on:

  • Efficiently navigating NFPA 70-2017
  • Incorporating critical new or revised definitions from the 2017 edition
  • Updated rules on product certification, mechanical execution of work, and providing working space around electrical equipment from Article 110
  • Articles 200, 210, 215, 230, 240, and 250 that cover conductor identification, branch circuits, overcurrent protection, GFCI protection, Arc-Energy reduction (fuses) & grounding & bonding

Arkansas 4 Hour Elevator Technology Course

4 Hour Course $ 75.00

This four-hour class presents a survey of some of the latest developments in elevator technology {with a glance to the future}, giving special emphasis on how these developments affect working elevator contractors and technicians. The class is presented in seven lessons:

  • An overview of elevator technology history and trends
  • ASME A17.6-2010 & Aramid Fiber Ropes
  • Green Elevators
  • High-Tech Enhancements to Maintenance Procedures & to the Passenger Experience
  • The ASME A17.4-1999 Guide for Emergency Personnel
  • Changes to the 2017 NEC Article 620