This 4 hour course is designed to update New Mexico electricians on the changes made to Chapters 5 of the 2017 NEC. We’ll start with an overview of the new code, and then dive right into changes in Special Occupancies. These will include going over hazardous locations, such as gas stations and commercial garages, and continue through temporary installations and health care facilities and their updates, among others.

  • Approved By: New Mexico Construction Industries Board

Instructor Bio

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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.