6 Hour Course
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Course ID: 11000-E
Approved By: Oklahoma Construction Industries Board
This 6 hour course will show Oklahoma electricians the changes to the 2017 NEC. This course starts with an introduction to the code changes, and then we will walk through all of the significant changes to each chapter individually. We’ll start with changes to the shortest chapter with changes to Articles 100 & 110.
Next up is Chapter 2: Wiring and Protection, where we’ll address branch circuits, feeders, and grounding and bonding among other areas.
In Chapter 3: Wiring Methods and Materials we’ll take a look at general requirements, cabinets, cutout boxes, and meter socket enclosures, as well as cable types, among others.
In Chapter 4: Equipment for General Use we’ll go over the updates to the explicit directions for how to safely and effectively connect devices, appliances, and equipment.
For Chapter 5: Special Occupancies, we will address mostly non-dwelling type occupancies where special precautions are required for electrical installations.
In Chapter 6: Special Equipment we will look at updates to the non typical applications or specialized areas of electrical work.
Chapter 7: Special Conditions covers updates to the chapter which covers situations where electrical components and connections must be designed to operate under duress or when other systems are unable to operate.
Lastly we will look at the few changes in Chapter 8: Communication Systems, covering radio, tv, and broadband.