Kentucky State-Approved NEC and NFPA 70E Online Training

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  • Description

    Access the online course work and continuing education units (CEUs) required for electrician licensing in your state from the source you know and trust.

    NFPA® Electrical Continuing Education Online Training delivers the most efficient and reliable way to complete or renew your electrician's license in Kentucky. This all-in-one program combines essential training in NFPA 70®, National Electrical Code® (NEC®) Changes and NFPA 70E®, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace® criteria.

    Classes feature expert-developed content based on the latest editions of NFPA codes and standards approved by the Kentucky Department of Housing, Building and Construction. You get a tailored continuing education program in an accessible web-based format that lets you learn at the pace and location that's most convenient.

    Build an NFPA Electrical Online Continuing Education program to meet your unique objectives.

    NFPA state-approved online training provides a cost-effective solution for earning the 0.6 CEUs of continuing education credits you need while expanding your knowledge and ability to apply the NEC and NFPA 70E.

    Take the complete series offering up to 23 hours of training, or select the course you require:

    • 2017 NFPA 70, NEC Changes Online Training
    • 2018 NFPA 70E Electrical Safety in the Workplace Online Training (Only 2 hours of the class can be used toward CE Credit.)

    Choose the training designed for Kentucky electrical workers from the codes and standards experts at NFPA.

    Get up to date with current safety criteria while getting the 6 hours of credits to meet state requirements.

    Upon completion of the two-part series, you should be able to:

    • Provide an overview of the scope and application of the NEC
    • Explain core criteria, conductor sizing, grounding and bonding for systems and equipment, and overcurrent protection
    • Demonstrate an understanding of best practices and procedures used to improve worker safety
    • Determine the elements necessary for a risk assessment and differentiate between the terms electrical hazard and risk
    • And more

    Satisfy your Kentucky mandated licensing requirements and get current with the latest in electrical safety.

    Sign up for NFPA Electrical Continuing Education Online Training today.

     

    Who Will Benefit:
    Anyone involved in electrical safety in Kentucky will benefit, including:
    electricians, electrical system designers, electrical engineers, electrical contractors, electrical inspectors, safety engineers, safety managers, installation and maintenance professionals, HVAC installers, manufacturers, facility maintenance personnel, mechanical engineers, plant managers, risk managers, and project managers.

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Complete this 6-hour course series and qualify for .6 CEUs. Completion of each 1-hour course qualifies you for 0.1 CEU. Upon successful completion of a course or the course series, participants will be prompted to download the CEU certificate directly from the course site. Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before registering.

    The individual course series offers the following: NFPA 70: Changes to the NEC 2017 Edition (16 hours/1.6 CEUs), NFPA 70E, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace (2018) (7 hours/.7 CEUs).;

    Agency:
    The Department of Housing, Building and Construction of Kentucky requires 6 hours or .6 CEUS relating to the NEC® or other electrical codes incorporated into the Kentucky Building Code or the Kentucky Residential Code or to safety practices and procedures. Only two (2) of the six (6) hours shall be safety practices and procedures. Based on Kentucky Administrative Regulation 815 KAR 2:010 titled as 'Continuing Education Requirements' continuing education training is required as follows:

    • For master electricians, electricians, and electrical inspectors, the continuing education course shall relate to one (1) or more of the following:
      • Job safety (2 hours maximum)
      • Codes related to the electrical industry
      • Subject matter directly related to the electrical trade
    • For electrical contractors, the continuing education course shall relate to one (1) or more of the following:
      • Business
      • Job safety (2 hours maximum) 

    For more information, visit: http://dhbc.ky.gov/ed/Pages/default.aspx

    Group Training:
    For more information or to receive a price quote for NFPA group training,
    please call 877-336-3280 or e-mail: grouptraining@nfpa.org.

  • 2017 NEC Online Training

    From general requirements to grounding and bonding, the updated National Electrical Code Online Training Series introduces the 2017 edition of the NEC.

    Maximize time by taking NEC® training online, without compromising job demands. Created by the leading experts in NFPA 70®, National Electrical Code® compliance and only available from NFPA®, the self-guided National Electrical Code® Online Training Series introduces you to installation requirements and how the 2017 edition of the NEC works to protect people and property from electrical hazards. Each module helps pave the way for additional professional training to meet your career goals. Topics span everything from NEC organization to the application of general requirements, conductor sizing, overcurrent protection, and grounding and bonding for systems and equipment.

    Through six online courses, you'll learn how NEC compliance provides electrical safety in residential, commercial, and industrial installations.

    Upon completion you should be able to:

    • Describe the scope and structure of the NEC
    • Describe the organization and use of the NEC
    • Describe NEC general requirements for the execution of work
    • Describe requirements for marking and labeling
    • Identify the requirements for determining minimum conductor size and calculating load
    • Apply terminal temperature limitations in selecting conductors
    • Identify types and functions of overcurrent protective devices
    • Identify overcurrent rating requirements
    • Define and describe the elements of grounded and ungrounded systems
    • Identify the requirements for establishing an effective ground-fault current path
    • Define and identify the elements of equipment grounding systems
    • Identify equipment grounding and bonding requirements

     

    Who Will Benefit:
    Anyone who uses or enforces the NEC including:
    electrical system designers, electrical engineers, electrical contractors, safety engineers, installation and maintenance professionals, manufacturers, electrical inspectors, facility maintenance personnel, and project managers

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Complete this six-hour course series and qualify for 0.6 CEUs.
    Completion of each individual one-hour course qualifies you for 0.1 CEU. Upon successful completion of a course or the course series, participants will be prompted to download the CEU certificate directly from the course site.

    Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before registering.

  • 2018 NFPA 70E Online Training

    Save lives on the job through compliance with NFPA 70E®. Newly updated, the 6-part NFPA 70E Online Training Series teaches you how the Standard's life-saving work practices help avoid electrical injuries, deaths, and OSHA violations.

    Get the up-to-date NFPA 70E training you need -- in your own timeframe -- with the NFPA 70E Online Course Series. Hundreds of worker deaths and thousands of injuries could be prevented each year by following the latest edition of NFPA 70E®, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®. Originally developed at OSHA's request, NFPA 70E provisions are applied to identify electrical safety hazards and reduce employee exposure to those hazards.

    Revised to reflect the 2018 edition of NFPA 70E, NFPA®'s professionally narrated series uses video, concept reviews, and examples to provide vital information about today's Standard. Six individual courses introduce the safety-related work practices and procedures that employees, supervisors, and owners need to provide a practical safe working area for employees relative to the hazards arising from the use of electricity.

    Upon completion of the series you should be able to:

    • Explain why a safety program directed at electrical hazards is necessary and beneficial
    • List the elements of a procedure for establishing an electrically safe work condition
    • Identify required elements of a risk assessment and explain the difference between electrical hazards and risk
    • Identify the information needed for shock hazard analysis
    • Explain the intent and limitations of PPE prescribed by NFPA 70E
    • Identify maintenance requirements for various types of electrical equipment and protective equipment

     

    Who Will Benefit:
    Anyone concerned with electrical safety including: 
    electrical engineers, safety managers, electricians, electrical contractors, plant managers, facility maintenance personnel, electrical inspectors, risk managers, mechanical engineers, HVAC installers, designers, and project managers.

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Complete this seven-hour course series and qualify for 0.7 CEUs.
    Completion of each individual one-hour course qualifies you for 0.1 CEU. Upon successful completion of a course or the course series, participants will be prompted to download the CEU certificate directly from the course site.

    Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before registering.

  • Terms & Specifications for Online Training

    Terms:

    • Course Tuition: The course tuition is due and payable before starting each module.
    • Expiration: Participants will need to take the online courses or series within 180 days.
    • CEUs: You earn 0.1 CEU for each learning hour. To verify total numbers of CEUs for a course or a series, please check the Description tab. Upon successful completion of a course or a series, participants will be able to download the CEUs certificate directly from the website. Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization.
    • Online Training is non-refundable.

    Specifications:

    • For optimal online course performance, please use Google Chrome or Firefox® as your web browser. If you encounter any technical difficulty, check to make sure that cookies, javascript support and Adobe Flash are enabled.

     

  • Also in NFPA 70: National Electrical Code (NEC)