Agenda

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7:00 – 7:30 am CST
Morning Session
7:30 – 11:30 am CST
Break
11:30 am – 12:30 pm CST
Afternoon Session
12:30 – 4:00 pm CST

Presented by JD White

Introduction to Grounding and Bonding
Ground/earth Definitions
Ground fault paths/bonding
GFCI operation
Review of Ohm’s law
Electric shock hazards

Grounding Electrode System
250.52 – Grounding electrodes
250.53 – Grounding electrode system installation
250.54 – Auxiliary grounding electrodes

Grounding Electrode Conductors
250.62 – GEC materials
250.64 – GEC installation
250.66 – GEC sizing
250.68 – GEC and bonding
250.70 – Methods of grounding and bonding

System Grounding Part 1
250.20 – AC systems to be grounded
250.21 – AC systems not required to be grounded
250.22 – Circuits not to be grounded
250.24(A) – System grounding connections

System Grounding Part 2
250.24(B) – Main bonding jumpers
250.24(C) – Grounded conductors in service equipment
250.30 – Grounding separately derived AC systems
250.32 – Separate building feeders

Equipment Grounding and Conductors Part 1
250.110 – Equipment fastened in place
250.114 – Equipment connected by cord and plug
250.119 – ID of equipment grounding conductors
250.120 – EGC installation 250.122 – EGC sizing
250.126 – ID of wiring device terminals

Equipment Grounding and Conductors Part 2
250.110 – Equipment fastened in place
250.114 – Equipment connected by cord and plug
250.119 – ID of equipment grounding conductors
250.120 – EGC installation 250.122 – EGC sizing
250.126 – ID of wiring device terminals

Bonding Part 1
250.90 – General requirements
250.92 – Bonding of services
250.96 – Bonding other enclosures

Bonding Part 2
250.102 – Bonding conductors and jumpers
250.104 – Bonding pipe systems and structural metal
250.106 – Lightning protection systems

Methods of Equipment Grounding
250.130 – EGC connections
250.136 – Equipment considered grounded
250.142 – Grounded conductor and grounding equipment
250.148 – EGC continuity and attachment

 

Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

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Credits

Professional Engineers
7.0 PDHs
Architects
7.0 HSW CE Hours
AIA
7.0 LU|HSW
International Code Council
.7 CEUs (Electrical)

Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar offers 7.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 7.0 HSW continuing education hours
to architects licensed in all states.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida
(Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No.
24GP00000700), North Carolina (S-0130), and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an
approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects via its registration
with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the
Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other states do not preapprove continuing education
providers or courses.
The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 7.0
LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES.
The International Code Council has approved this event for .7 CEUs in the specialty area of
Electrical (Preferred Provider No. 1232).
Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event, respond to
prompts and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple
attempts allowed).

Speakers

Jd White

Consultant at Freelance Electrical System Design and Drafting
Mr. White’s past ten years with Columbus State Community College in Columbus, Ohio, as its Skilled Trades Program coordinator, has provided him with insights beyond teaching, including migration to semesters, and providing oversight of 144 apprenticeship courses and 28 open enrollment courses covering construction, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and welding. Mr. White helped craft 15 plans for study for various certificates, AAS majors, and ATS majors. He has been an active part of articulation agreements, with various vocational career programs and apprenticeship programs. He started a new open enrollment program in June of 2007, which had over 200 active students, and filled 28 course sections per term, prior to him handing it over to a new faculty member. Mr. White is presently working with 10 apprenticeship partnerships with annual enrollment of 1,500 students. He has oversight of five labs, equipment, materials, and lab personnel.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (cesupport@aia.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: National Electrical Code: Grounding and Bonding

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This seven-hour live lecture presentation examines grounding and bonding requirements as prescribed by the 2017 version of the National Electrical Code to prevent protect occupants and users from electrical shocks.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to understand and use common terminology found in the National Electrical Code, be able to apply Ohms Law, and be able to explain the purpose of bonding.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to describe ground fault paths, discuss electrical shock hazards in structures, and explain the operation of GFCIs.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify AC systems that are required to be grounded and those that do not need to be grounded.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to differentiate grounding requirements for equipment fastened in place from equipment connected by cord and plug.

Learning Objective 5:
Learners will be able to explain the function of grounding electrode conductors (GEC) and identify GEC materials, and discuss their sizing and installation.

LUs: 7.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of electrical systems

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 02/18/2023

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to doug@halfmoonseminars.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.

Streamable MP4/PDF Price: $279.00

Streamable self-study formats are available approximately 5 weeks after the date of the live event.

The streamable self-study package includes an MP4 format video recording of a live webinar and a PDF of the manual that was distributed for the webinar. You will receive a PDF of the course manual. The manual contains written materials prepared by the seminar speaker(s).

Completion of an online follow-up quiz is required for those seeking continuing education credit. The acceptance of self-administered continuing education activities vary widely between states and professions. Before undertaking any self-study effort, you should review the rules of your licensing/certifying entity.

HalfMoon Education guarantees its products. The self-study products are recorded from a live seminar and there are circumstances where an audio recording is not available. HalfMoon will contact you and issue a full refund if the product you ordered is not available. If you are not happy with a product you receive, you can return the product for a full refund. However, refunds will not be issued if completion certificates are requested.

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