6 Hour Course
Approved By: Kentucky Electrical Division
In this 6 hour course, students will jump right into the updates to NEC Chapter 3: Wiring Methods and Materials, starting with an introduction to the changes, and then covering such topics as minimum cover requirements and the different types of cable, such as AC and LFMC.
In the next section we will go over the updates to Chapter 4: Equipment for General Use, such as new information regarding switches, receptacles, cord connectors, and attachment plugs, and appliances.
Lastly, students will cover the NFPA 70E, with an introduction to the code, who uses it, what it is used for, and how it is used, as well as how it works with the NEC. Next up is the information on the organization specifically of the NFPA 70E, covering work practices, maintenance requirements, and special equipment. Lastly, is the section on arc-flash, including hazards and how to protect oneself from those hazards.