2017 NEC Changes: Chapters 7-9 Online Training

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  • Description

    Make sure you know how today's NEC® addresses special conditions, such as standby power systems, fire alarm systems, and fire-resistive cable systems. Sign up for online training covering Chapters 7-9 in the 2017 National Electrical Code®.

    NFPA 70® Changes to the NEC 2017 Edition -- Chapters 7-9 Online Training gives you a vital overview of how and why important requirements for special conditions have changed -- including rules governing emergency and standby power systems, critical operations power systems (COPS), fire alarm systems, and emerging communications technologies.

    The final training course in the NFPA 70 Changes series provides you with key information about using today's NEC to design and install electrical systems correctly and efficiently using Chapter 7: Special Conditions, Chapter 8: Communication Systems, Chapter 9: Tables, and Informative Annexes. Interactive online lessons tell you what's new, and improve your ability to locate, interpret, and apply today's rules -- so you save time and reduce risks.

    Keep your NEC know-how up-to-code with convenient online training!

    Working at your own pace, you'll get an inside look at significant revisions impacting many types of special conditions in all types of occupancies. Understanding these Code changes will help improve your ability to advise clients, design and install essential safety and communications systems, and keep projects and facilities in compliance. Don't miss the final modules in this dynamic series!

    Four online modules guide you through major NEC revisions:

    • Module 15: Chapter 7: Special Conditions, Part A - Articles 700-705
    • Module 16: Chapter 7: Special Conditions, Part B – Articles 706-712
    • Module 17: Chapter 7: Special Conditions, Part C – Articles 725-770
    • Module 18: Chapter 8: Communication Systems and Chapter 9: Tables, and Informative Annexes

    Upon completion you should be able to describe technical changes in:

    • Article 700 Emergency Systems
    • Article 701 Legally Required Standby Systems
    • Article 702 Optional Standby Systems
    • Article 705 Interconnected Electric Power Production Sources
    • Article 706 Energy Storage Systems
    • Article 708 Critical Operations Power Systems (COPS)
    • Article 710 Stand-Alone Systems
    • Article 712 Direct Current Microgrids
    • Article 725 Class 1, Class 2, and Class 3 Remote-Control, Signaling, and Power-Limited Circuits
    • Article 727 Instrumentation Tray Cable: Type ITC
    • Article 728 Fire-Resistive Cable Systems
    • Article 760 Fire Alarm Systems
    • Article 770 Optical Fiber Cables
    • Chapter 8 Communications Systems
    • Chapter 9 Tables
    • Informative Annexes


    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, and project managers

    Continuing Education Credit:
    Complete this four course series and qualify for 0.4 CEUs.
    Upon successful completion of all four modules, 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.


    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.

  • Online Training Demos

    View FREE interactive demonstrations of online training here. Scroll down to the list of courses underneath each subject topic and you will see the words 'FREE DEMO' next to each course on the page which has them.

  • Terms & Specifications for Online Training


    • 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 365 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.


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