After completing this course for LME licensees, the participant will be able to apply the 25 most important changes to the 2023 National Electrical Code in common wiring practice.
- Describe the overall layout of the National Electrical Code and the addition of new articles.
- Identify the scope of what is covered and not covered in the Code.
- List which chapters can supplement or modify other chapters.
- Identify updates, additions, and changes to Chapter 1 of the 2023 National Electrical Code.
- Describe changes in the way terms are presented in Article 100, Definitions.
- Outline changes to the general requirements for electrical installations found in Chapter 110 of the 2023 NEC.
- Identify updates, additions, and changes to Chapter 4 of the 2023 National Electrical Code.
- Describe the change in scope to Chapter 4 of the 2023 NEC.
- Describe new requirements for switchboards, switchgear, and panelboards found in Chapter 4 of the 2023 NEC.
- Describe changes and additions to appliance requirements found in Chapter 4 of the 2023 NEC.
- Identify updates, additions, and changes to Chapter 5 of the 2023 National Electrical Code.
- Describe the changes to Class III Division 1 and Division. 2 locations found in Chapter 5 of the 2023 NEC.
- Outline new requirements for protection of electrical and electronic equipment in hazardous locations.
- Identify changes to threading in explosion-proof or dust ignition-proof equipment.
- Describe changes to permission for flexible connections and restricted industrial establishments in Class I, Division 1 and Division 2 locations.
- Identify new requirements for bonding cable trays, metal strut, angles, and channels found in Chapter 5 of the 2023 NEC.
- Outline new wiring methods for Class III Division 1 locations.
- Identify updates, additions, and changes to Chapter 7 of the 2023 National Electrical Code.
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- Course ID(s): 28505243
- Approved By: Oregon Building Codes Division
Jerry previously served the state of North Carolina as a Level III electrical inspector and provided state-approved electrical training for electrical inspectors at both Alamance County and Guilford County (NC) Community Colleges. Jerry taught the Kentucky state-approved four-year electrical apprenticeship programs offered by the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Trade School and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Trade School, and served the state of Kentucky as a Master Electrician and Louisville Metro Code Enforcement Officer. Jerry is a Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI) and NCCER Core and Electrical Curriculum certified instructor. Jerry currently holds North Carolina and ICC electrical inspector accreditations and is recognized by the state of Washington as an approved electrical administrator.