This 4 hour course is designed to help you meet your continuing education requirements by covering changes made to Chapters 4, 8, & 9 of the 2017 NEC.
In this course we’ll start with an introduction to the 2017 NEC, including an overview of the new review process, Article 90, code-wide changes, 2017’s new Articles, and a primer on how the Code is organized.
Next we’ll take a look at equipment for general use, including updates to sections on switch connections, receptacle faceplates, barriers at service panelboards, appliances, and fixed heating and deicing equipment, among many others.
The next section will cover Chapter 8: Communication Systems which looks at updates to radio, tv, and broadband equipment. Then we’ll address the note update in Chapter 9: Tables, and finally the significant changes to Informative Annexes.
This course concludes with an 80 question final exam.
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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.