This course provides a basic foundation of knowledge for utility-interactive photovoltaic systems including descriptions, general code requirements and key inspection points.

This one-hour course serves as an overview of the fundamental knowledge of specific electrical code organization and definitions necessary to administer and enforce the electrical code.  Plans examiners, inspectors design professionals and contractors, completing this course will understand the organization of the National Electrical Code and the definitions addressed in the National Electrical Code.

At the completion of this course, the student will be better able to:

  • Describe the organization of the National Electrical Code

  • Define important terms associated with the National Electrical Code
  • Effectively locate important concepts associated with the National Electrical Code


Specific electrical requirements during improvement to existing buildings.  This course addresses repairs, alternations, and additions, and will define the scope of electrical work required within such work areas.

This course will help the participant improve verbal and written communication skills when interacting with customers, peers, supervisors and the public. This course is required for Electrical Cross Training Programs.

NUMBER OF CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS:  One (1) Hour presented as online self-paced instruction

COURSE GOAL:  This course will familiarize the student with the twelve tables found in Chapter 9 of the National Electrical Code, including the application and use of each table.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After completion, the student will be better able to:

·      Describe the background and use of the tables in Chapter 9

·      Describe the need for conversion between standard and metric measurements

·      Identify the use of each of the twelve tables in Chapter 9


Introduction to Article 90

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This course will help the participant better understand the requirements, provisions and recommendations found in the National Electrical Code, Article 90. This course is required for Electrical Cross Training Programs.

NUMBER OF CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS:  One (1) Hour presented as online self-paced instruction

COURSE GOAL:  This course will introduce the student to the National Electrical Code, Part 90, the basis for electrical installations in the United States.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  After completion, the student will be better able to:

  • Describe the history and development of the National Electrical Code.
  • Describe the organization of the National Electrical Code.
  • Identify what is covered and what is not covered in the National Electrical Code.

 STUDENT PREREQUISITES: None


Electrical hazards generated by installation errors, danger of contact with electrical energy, conditions affecting severity of injury, electrical urns, thermal contact burns, safety protocol and standards.  This course comments on the philosophy of safety, avoiding electrical injury during inspections, specific electrical job site hazards, and the use of established procedures and standards to mitigate dangerous conditions.