HalfMoon Education Inc. Knowledge Gets You There

Presenter: JD White

Recording Date:

Recording Location: Lexington, KY

Type: Downloadable MP3+PDF

Product Code: 16664

Product Number: 19 KYNATELC 12 13 MPDF PC

State-Specific Continuing Education Info:

This digital product is not available yet, but is available for pre-order. After purchasing, you will be notified when it has been released.

Description:

This audio recording is approximately 7.5 hours in length and is available for $269. Please refer to specific state licensing rules or certification requirements to determine if this learning method is eligible for continuing education credit.

How to Use

Downloadable self-study formats are available approximately 5 weeks after the date of the live event. Please allow up to 4 hours to download the audio file. This time varies greatly depending on internet speed.

The downloadable self-study package includes an MP3 format audio recording of a live seminar and a PDF of the manual that was distributed at the seminar. You will be required to download both the audio recording and the manual. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

The audio file contains embedded number codes, which you are required to document and return to HalfMoon if you wish to obtain a certificate of completion for the program. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities vary widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.

HalfMoon Education guarantees its products. The self-study products are recorded from a live seminar and there are circumstances where an audio recording is not available. HalfMoon will contact you and issue a full refund if the product you ordered is not available. If you are not happy with a product you receive, you can return the product for a full refund. However, refunds will not be issued if completion certificates are requested.

Agenda:

Registration:                   8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session:           8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lunch (On your own):    12:30 - 1:30 pm
Afternoon Session:        1:30 - 5:00 pm



Overview of Major Changes in 2017 National Electrical Code

   Article 425: Fixed Industrial Process Heating
   Article 691: Large-Scale PV Electric Power Production
   Article 706: Energy Storage Systems  Article 710: Stand-Alone Systems
   Article 712: Direct-Current Microgrids


Chapter 1: National Electrical Code

   Requirements for electrical installations, including:
      clearances and free space requirements about equipment
   New reconditioned equipment, identification and traceability 
   New limited access working space requirement
   New short-circuit current documentation 


Chapter 2: Wiring and Protection

   Grounded conductors
   Voltage drop calculations
   Branch circuit, feeder and services calculations
   GFCI receptacle outlet requirements
   Transformer protection
   Service requirements 
   New GFCI protection for non-dwelling units


Grounding and Bonding

   Grounding of service entrances
   Grounding electrodes
   Sizing of grounding electrode and grounding conductor
   Bonding of services
   Grounding of separately-derived systems


Chapter 3: Wiring Methods and Materials

   Wiring methods—underground installation requirements
   Conductors for general wiring
   Conductor ampacity correction and adjustments 
   Number of conductors in a raceway
   Pull and junction box fill calculation 
   New Single-phase dwelling services and feeders


Chapter 4: Equipment for General Use

   Flexible cords and cables
   Receptacle requirements
   Switchboards and panel boards
   Short circuit rating
   Luminaires, appliances, transformers and motors


Chapter 5: Special Occupancies

   Hazardous locations
   Health care facility requirements
   Commercial garages
   Recreational vehicle parks


Chapter 6: Special Equipment

   Signs, outline lighting, elevators
   Data center requirements
   Solar photovoltaic systems 
   Hybrid vehicle plug in requirements
   Pools and spas 
   Small wind turbine systems


Chapter 7: Special Conditions

   Emergency systems
   Fire alarm circuits  
   Class 1, 2, and 3 power-limited circuits


Chapter 8: Communications Circuits

   Premises-powered broadband communication systems
   Network-powered broadband communication systems


Chapter 9: Tables

   Conductor fill and raceway calculation example

Speakers:

JD White

Consultant at Freelance Electrical System Design and Drafting

Mr. White has spent ten years with Columbia State Community College as its skilled trades program coordinator. He has provided oversight of 144 apprenticeship courses and 28 open enrollment courses covering construction, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and welding. Mr. White helped craft 15 plans of study for various certificates, AAS majors, and ATS majors. He has played an active part in articulation agreements with various vocational career programs and apprenticeship programs. He started a new open enrollment program in June of 2007, which had over 200 active students filling 28 course sections per term, prior to handing it over to a new faculty member. Mr. White is presently working with 10 apprenticeship partnerships with annual enrollment of 1,500 students. He has oversight of five labs, equipment, materials and lab personnel.