This 12 hour course covers every significant change made to Chapters 1-4 & 7 of the 2017 NEC.
We'll start with a complete overview of the 2017 NEC and then move into the few changes to Articles 100 & 110.
For wiring and protection in chapter 2 we'll provide the updates on overcurrent protection, branch circuits, and grounding and bonding.
Next up is wiring methods and materials from chapter 3, such as updates to cabinets, cutout boxes, and meter socket enclosures, and cable types.
Under equipment for general use, chapter 4, we will cover updates such as barriers at service panelboards, the definition of outlet box hoods, and receptacles, cord connectors, and attachment plugs.
For our last section, we'll look at changes in special conditions, in chapter 7. Here we'll take a look at emergency systems, energy storage systems, and fire alarm systems, among others.
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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.