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Youll be able to:Get an overview of major changes to the National Electrical Code, including article 706 on energy storage systems and article 712 on direct-current microgrids.
Understand wiring and protection calculations, including branch circuit, feeder and service calculations.
Identify provisions on wiring methods and materials and understand conductor ampacity correction and adjustments.
Review special equipment requirements, including hybrid vehicle plug-in requirements.
Handle special conditions, including emergency systems and fire alarm circuits.
National Electrical Code 2017
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 Service requirements Transformer protection New: GFCI protection for non-dwelling units Grounding and Bonding Grounding of service entrances Grounding of separately-derived systems Grounding electrodes Sizing of grounding electrode and grounding conductor Bonding of services Chapter 3: Wiring Methods and Materials Wiring methodsunderground 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 Commercial garages Health care facility requirements Recreational vehicle parks Chapter 6: Special Equipment Signs, outline lighting, elevators Hybrid vehicle plug in requirements Data center requirements Pools and spas Solar photovoltaic systems Small wind turbine systemsChapter 7: Special Conditions Emergency systems Class 1, 2, and 3 power-limited circuits Fire alarm circuits Chapter 8: Communications Circuits Premises-powered broadband communication systems Network-powered broadband communication systems Chapter 9: Tables Conductor fill and raceway calculation example
Continuing Education Credits
Architects 7.0 HSW Contact Hours 7.0 AIA HSW Learning Units
Professional Engineers 7.0 PDHs
International Code Council .7 CEUs - Electrical
Contractors Non-Credit Cont. Ed.
Get an overview of major NEC changes, including article 710 on stand-alone systems
Explore wiring methods and underground installation requirements
Examine requirements for GFCI receptacle outlets
Analyze requirements for the grounding of separately-derived systems
Learn what you need to know about special occupancies, special equipment and special conditions
Tempe, AZ Friday, June 16, 2017
Continuing Education Credit InformationThis seminar is open to the public and offers a professional enrichment opportunity to Arizona architects, engineers, and electricians. It will qualify for 7.0 HSW continuing education/contact hours for architects and 7.0 PDHs for professional engineers in most states with continuing education requirements. Continuing education is not mandatory in Arizona.
This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 7.0 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885). Partial attendance cannot be reported to the AIA.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida and is deemed an approved sponsor in New York. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.
The International Code Council has approved this course for .7 CEUs in the specialty area of Electrical.
This program offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. It has not been approved by any contractor licensing board for mandatory continuing education credit.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
CD/Manual Package: An audio recording of this seminar is available for $289 (including shipping). Allow five weeks from the seminar date for delivery. Please refer to specific state licensing rules or certification requirements to determine if this learning method is eligible for continuing education credit.
Webinar Series RegistrationNational Electrical Code 2017Tempe, AZ - Friday, June 16, 2017
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2017 HEI #17 AZNATELC 6 16 TMPE RB
FacultyJim Egan Service Manager, Sun Valley Solar Solutions
Mr. Egan is a dual-licensed electrical contractor in Arizona performing service, design and installation of conventional electrical, solar photovoltaic, wind, battery and hybrid renewable energy power systems. He is a nationally-certified electrical inspector with the International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Mr. Egan is an electrical section voting member of the NFPA for the National Electrical Code and has served as a technical consultant in past code-making cycles. He has created, designed and presented college-accredited training courses in electrical code, theory and installation applications at Gateway Community College for the Electric League of Arizona, as well as codes and standards workshops and seminars for large industry groups, corporations, and individuals. Mr. Egan has also provided hands-on workshops and product demonstrations for customers, installers, and building officials.
Residence Inn Tempe Downtown/University 510 South Forest AvenueTempe, AZ 85281(480) 967-2300 Tuition$279 for individual registration$259 for three or more simultaneous registrations. Each registration includes one copy of the seminar manual. Registration does not include a copy of the National Electrical Code.Receive a reduced tuition rate of $101 by registering to be our on-site coordinator for the day. For availability and a job description, go online to www.halfmoonseminars.org.Four Easy Ways to Register Today! Register online at www.halfmoonseminars.org, mail in the registration form to HalfMoon Education Inc., PO Box 278, Altoona, WI 54720-0278, fax the form to (715) 835-6066, or call a customer service representative at (715) 835-5900.
Cancellations: Cancel at least 48 hours before the start of the seminar, and receive a full tuition refund, minus a $39 service charge for each registrant. Cancellations within 48 hours will receive a credit toward another seminar or the CD/manual package. You may also send another person to take your place.
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