ELPT 1325 - NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE I

An introductory study of the National Electric Code (NEC) for those employed in fields requiring knowledge of the Code. Emphasis on wiring design, protection, methods, and materials; equipment for general use; and basic calculations. 48 lecture hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Locate and interpret the sections in the NEC that pertain to electrical installations
  • Calculate the size of conductors, boxes, raceways, and overcurrent protective devices for branch circuits supplying electrical equipment
  • Calculate conductors, over-current protection, and service equipment as applied to building services
  • Compute the size of branch circuits, feeders, and equipment for motors

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3