This 4 hour course for Montana electricians covers an introduction to the 2017 NEC, as well as a discussion of the new review process for the code. Next up is Article 90 where the code arrangement will be explained. We'll also cover the code-wide changes, new articles for the 2017 code, and give a primer on how the code is organized.
The next section covers changes to Chapter 3: Wiring Methods and Materials, and looks at cable types, protecting wiring from physical damage, and conductors for general wiring, among other updates.
The last section of this course covers updates to Chapter 7: Special Conditions, including emergency systems, legally required standby systems, energy storage systems, and fire alarm systems, among other topics.
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- Approved By: Montana State Electrical Board
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.