8 Hour Course
Course ID: 17-075
Approved By: North Dakota Electrical Board
This course 8 hour course is for North Dakota electricians and will cover four chapters of the 2017 NEC. The course starts with an introduction to the entire process for creating the new code, as well as code-wide changes, and an explanation of how the code is organized.
The next section covers the shortest chapter in the NEC and the changes to Articles 100 & 110.
For wiring and protection we’ll take a look at changes to sections covering measurements for GFCI protection, GFCI protection at sinks, the standard ampere ratings for fuses and inverse time circuit breakers, and arc energy reduction, for example.
Next up is wiring methods and materials where we’ll go over every significant change to Chapter 3 of the 2017 NEC, including switch and overcurrent device enclosures and the listing requirements for cable wiring methods.
For the next section we will cover the four changes in chapter 8, the one change in Chapter 9, and the three changes to the Informative Annexes.
Lastly we will take a look at North Dakota laws and rules related to the 2017 NEC, including the Article 24.1-06 for specific standards for ND.