After completing this Kentucky continuing education, the participant will be able to apply the 67 most important changes to the 2023 National Electrical Code in common wiring practice.
- Describe the overall layout of the National Electrical Code and the addition of new articles.
- Identify the scope of what is covered and not covered in the Code.
- List which chapters can supplement or modify other chapters.
- Identify updates, additions, and changes to Chapter 1 of the 2023 National Electrical Code.
- Describe changes in the way terms are presented in Article 100, Definitions.
- Define terms that are newly defined in the 2023 NEC.
- Outline changes to the general requirements for electrical installations found in Chapter 110 of the 2023 NEC.
- Identify updates, additions, and changes to Chapter 2 of the 2023 National Electrical Code.
- Describe changes for branch circuits found in Chapter 2 of the 2023 NEC.
- Identify the changes to minimum unit load requirements for dwelling units and lighting loads for non-dwelling occupancies found in Chapter 2 of the 2023 NEC.
- Describe changes to emergency disconnects and surge protection for outside branch circuits and feeders found in Chapter 2 of the 2023 NEC.
- Outline the new wiring method for installing underground service conductors.
- List the locations that must be provided with surge protection devices.
- Identify changes for service conductors and service installation requirements found in Chapter 2 of the 2023 NEC.
- Outline the new declaration regarding standard overcurrent device ratings found in Chapter 2 of the 2023 NEC.
- Identify changes to the standard ampere ratings in Table 240.6(A).
- Describe the new requirement that surge protection devices indicate they are functioning properly.
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- Approved By: Kentucky Electrical Division
Jerry previously served the state of North Carolina as a Level III electrical inspector and provided state-approved electrical training for electrical inspectors at both Alamance County and Guilford County (NC) Community Colleges. Jerry taught the Kentucky state-approved four-year electrical apprenticeship programs offered by the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Trade School and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Trade School, and served the state of Kentucky as a Master Electrician and Louisville Metro Code Enforcement Officer. Jerry is a Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI) and NCCER Core and Electrical Curriculum certified instructor. Jerry currently holds North Carolina and ICC electrical inspector accreditations and is recognized by the state of Washington as an approved electrical administrator.