This course begins with a two-hour survey of both the Residential Energy Code for Minnesota and the 2020 Commercial Energy Code, including every amendment to the 2018 IECC during its adoption as the basis of the Minnesota Energy Code.
This is followed by a two-hour portion of the class that focuses on the changes made to the 2020 NEC that most significantly affect the plumbing trade. In some cases, the changes will be to general requirements that would affect all trades that connect equipment or appliances to the electrical system, including changes to Mechanical Execution of Work, Electrical Connections, Terminal Connection Torque, Outlet, Device, Pull, and Junction Boxes, Corrosive Environments, Splash Pad playground water features, GFCI Protection for Fountain Pumps.
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- Approved By: MN Department of Labor and Industry
Chris D'Amato is the instructor and industry expert for Plumbing Trade Courses. With over 25 years experience, he has held a Journeyman Plumbing license since 2001 performing all aspects of plumbing in new construction, light commercial, remodels and service. Chris manages his own multifaceted plumbing shop coordinating a wide range of services from Property Management accounts to plumbing whole subdivisions and providing services to large living facilities for the the State of Oregon. In his tenure at AYPO he has helped thousands of plumbing licensees keep up with their continuing education requirements.