MN 12 Hour Elevator Code and Technology Package

$240.00

12 Hour Course

Course ID: 20180144, 20180145, 20180143

Approved By: Minnesota Department of Labor & Industries


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This course provides 12 hours of approved CE (continuing education on the Elevator Code and Elevator Technology, fulfilling that portion of the renewal requirements for both Master and Journeyman Elevator Constructors.

The course is a well-rounded survey of the key codes, standards, requirements, rules & regulations, and technologies that apply to elevator constructors in Minnesota. It begins with a class on the changes made from 2008 to 2010 to the critically important Standard ASME A17.1-2010, the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators. The next classes discuss every Minnesota amendment, key rules, vital requirements from A17.1-2010 not covered in the Changes.

This course is comprised of the three following classes, each designed to support the others:

  1. 1. 6-hour 2015 Minnesota Elevator Code Class on Changes to ASME A17.1-2010
  2. 2. 4-hour Class on:
    • Minnesota Amendments;
    • Chapter 30 of the Minnesota Building Code
    • Minnesota Administrative Rules Chapter 1307; and
    • Key Requirements from ASME A17.1-2010
  3. 2-hour Class on Elevator Technology Class for Elevator Constructors
  • 6 Hour 2015 Elevator and Related Devices Code
    • Lessons 1, 2 & 3 [3 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Class on the 2015 Minnesota Elevator Code Changes to ASME A17.1-2010 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators
      • 02. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010
      • 03. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 2 Electric Elevators {Requirements 2.7.3 through 2.12}
    • Incremental Exam #1 (10 questions)
    • Lessons 4 & 5 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 2 Electric Elevators {Requirements 2.13 through 2.13.6}
      • 02. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 2 Electric Elevators {Requirements 2.14 through 2.19}
    • Incremental Exam #2 (10 questions)
    • Lessons 6 & 7 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 2 Electric Elevators {Requirements 2.20 through 2.25}
      • 02. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 2 Electric Elevators {Requirements 2.26 through 2.28}
    • Incremental Exam #3 (10 questions)
    • Lessons 8 & 9 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 {Parts 3 through 5}
      • 02. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010
    • Incremental Exam #4 (10 questions)
    • Lessons 10 & 11 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 8 General Requirements {Requirements 8.1 through 8.6.1}
      • 02. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 8 General Requirements {Requirements 8.6.3 through 8.9}
    • Incremental Exam #5 (10 questions)
    • Lessons 12 & 13 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Changes to ASME A17.1 2010 Part 8 {Requirements 8.10 & 8.11}; Part 9 & Appendices
      • 02. Preview of ASME A17.1 2013, ASME A17.1 2016, and ASME A17.1 2019
    • Incremental Exam #6 (10 questions)
  • 4 Hour Amendments IBC Chapter 30
    • Elevator Code Change Part 1 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Class on MBC Chapter 30, Minnesota Amendments & Required Provisions from the 2015 Minnesota Elevator Code
      • 02. 2015 Minnesota Building Code, Chapter 30 Elevators and Conveying Systems
    • Incremental Exam #1 (10 questions)
    • Elevator Code Change Part 2 [2 Activities]
      • 01. 2015 Minnesota Building Code, Chapter 30 Fire Service Access and Occupant Evacuation Elevators
      • 02. Minnesota Amendments to ASME A17.1/CSA B44 2010
    • Incremental Exam #2 (10 questions)
    • Elevator Code Change Part 3 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Significant Provisions in ASME A17.1 2010; Sections 2.2 through 2.11
      • 02. Significant Provisions in ASME A17.1 2010; Sections 2.12 through 2.27
    • Incremental Exam #3 (10 questions)
    • Elevator Code Change Part 4 [2 Activities]
      • 01. Significant Provisions in ASME A17.1 2010; Part 3 Hydraulic Elevators
      • 02. Significant Provisions in ASME A17.1 2010; Part 5 Special Application Elevators
    • Incremental Exam #4 (10 questions)
  • 2 Hour Elevator Technology
    • MN 2 Hour Elevator Technology Class for Elevator Constructors: Part 1 [4 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Class on Elevator Technology for Minnesota Elevator Constructors
      • 02. Aramid Fiber Ropes
      • 03. Green Elevators
      • 04. High-Tech Enhancements to Passenger Experience, Maintenance, and Design
    • Incremental Exam #1 (10 questions)
    • MN 2 Hour Elevator Technology Class for Elevator Constructors - Part 2 [3 Activities]
      • 01. Technology and the ASME A17.4 Guide for Emergency Personnel
      • 02. 2017 National Electric Code Changes to Chapter 6: Special Equipment; Article 620 Elevators, Dumbwaiters, Escalators, Moving Walks, Platform Lifts, and Stairway Chairlifts
      • 03. Changing Accessibility Regulations and Technologies Pool Lifts
    • Incremental Exam 2 (10 questions)
  • Course Completion
    • Mandatory MN DLI Questionnaire
    • Certificate of Completion - 6 Hour 2015 Elevator Code Change Course
    • Certificate of Completion - 4 Hour Amendments IBC Chapter 30
    • Certificate of Completion - 2 Hour Elevator Technology

Instructor Bio


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Darren DeJoy’s code knowledge, skill with customer relations, and ability to find ideal solutions for code compliance at a reasonable cost has made him a leader in this field. His experience includes:
Helper for new construction and repair at S & N Elevator Company,
19 years with Westinghouse Elevator Corp. as elevator construction and repair mechanic as well as running a service route for many years.
Seven years with Minnesota Elevator Inc. as an Elevator Modernization Sales Engineer (where his co-workers dubbed him the “Elevator Code Guru,” to recognize his expertise and willingness to help anyone who may have questions on elevator code).
Five years with All City Elevator, Inc., in modernization, new construction sales, consulting & project management.
Became a QEI and served as a State Elevator Inspector.
Member of 12-person Minnesota Elevator Advisory Committee during review and recommendations for adoption of ASME A17.1-2004-05 and 2010 Elevator Safety Code. He has also written some of the Minnesota provisions in Chapter 1307, the administrative rules that amend and adopt ASME A17.1.
Darren founded ESTEP (Elevator Safety Training for Emergency Personnel) in 2001 and continues to provides trainings he developed based on the ASME A17.4-1999 “Guide for Emergency Personnel”for firefighters and first responders in elevator rescue and the use of Phase I and Phase II fire recall throughout the state.
In 2009, Darren helped reassemble the “Elevator Association of Minnesota” and is currently the chairman of the EAM’s code committee.
Beginning in 2017, Darren teamed up with Gregory Gerhing to form Elevator Technical Consulting, Inc., an elevator consulting firm based out of Minneapolis. Darren and Greg rely on 80 years, combined, of experience to provide expertise and guidance for clients in almost all aspects of the industry.