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.
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- Approved By: Kentucky Electrical Division
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.