Deep Dive into Branch Circuit Requirements 2020 NEC
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Wednesday, January 20, 2021
10:00 am – 2:00 pm CST
Presented by Mark D. Cook
Electrical Education Specialist, Faith Technologies
GFCI requirements for all occupancies
Required branch circuits and required receptacle locations
Conductor sizing and voltage drop
Required outlets for other than dwellings
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Mark D. Cook, CESCPElectrical Education Specialist, at Faith Technologies, Appleton, WI
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Course Title: Deep Dive into Branch Circuit Requirements 2020 NEC
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course examine 2020 National Electrical Code provisions for GFCI requirements for all occupancies, AFCI requirement, required branch circuits and required receptacle locations, conductor sizing and voltage drop, and required outlets for other than dwellings.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to determine GFCI requirements under the National Electrical Code for all occupancies to prevent electrical shocks to building occupants and users.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to determine requirements under the National Electrical Code for Arc-fault current interrupters (AFCI), which are designed to prevent electrical fires.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to determine requirements under the National Electrical Code for required branch circuits and required receptacle locations.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to determine requirements under the National Electrical Code for conductor sizing and voltage drop and required outlets for other than dwellings.
LUs: 4.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Knowledge of electrical branch circuits and receptacles
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 11/19/2023
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