NEC Chapter 2 Wiring and Protection

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About Course

This course is designed to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of Article 200 of the National Electrical Code (NEC), which covers the requirements for the use and installation of electrical conductors and cables. Participants will learn about the different types of conductors and cables, their installation requirements, and the safety measures that must be taken to ensure compliance with NEC regulations.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the purpose and scope of Article 200 of the NEC
  • Identify the different types of electrical conductors and cables
  • Understand the installation requirements for electrical conductors and cables
  • Recognize the safety measures that must be taken when working with electrical conductors and cables
  • Understand the labeling and identification requirements for electrical conductors and cables

Course Outline: I. Introduction to Article 200 of the NEC A. Purpose and scope of Article 200 B. Overview of the requirements for electrical conductors and cables

II. Types of Electrical Conductors and Cables A. Understanding the different types of electrical conductors B. Understanding the different types of cables

III. Installation Requirements A. General installation requirements B. Requirements for raceways and cable trays C. Requirements for supports and attachment fittings D. Requirements for bends and cables in boxes

IV. Safety Measures A. Safety requirements for working with electrical conductors and cables B. Requirements for grounding and bonding C. Requirements for electrical continuity

V. Labeling and Identification Requirements A. Labeling requirements for electrical conductors and cables B. Identification requirements for electrical conductors and cables

VI. Review and Assessment A. Review of course materials B. Assessment of participant understanding and knowledge of Article 200 of the NEC

Delivery Method: The course can be delivered through a combination of lecture-based instruction, multimedia presentations, and interactive discussions. Participants may also be required to complete exercises and assignments to reinforce their understanding of the material. The course can be delivered in-person or online, depending on the preferences of the participants.

 

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What Will You Learn?

  • Participants in this course will learn about the requirements for the use and installation of electrical conductors and cables as specified in Article 200 of the National Electrical Code (NEC). They will learn about the different types of electrical conductors and cables, including their construction, insulation, and ratings. Participants will also gain an understanding of the installation requirements for electrical conductors and cables, including the requirements for raceways, cable trays, supports, attachment fittings, bends, and cables in boxes.
  • In addition, participants will learn about the safety measures that must be taken when working with electrical conductors and cables, including the requirements for grounding and bonding, electrical continuity, and protection against electrical hazards. They will also learn about the labeling and identification requirements for electrical conductors and cables.
  • Overall, this course will provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the requirements for electrical conductors and cables as specified in Article 200 of the NEC, and will equip them with the knowledge and skills needed to work safely and effectively with electrical systems.

Course Content

Article 200 – Use and Identifications of Grounded Conductors

Article 210 Branch Circuits
Article 210 of the National Electrical Code (NEC) covers the requirements for branch circuits, which are the circuits that supply power to the outlets, lighting fixtures, and other loads in a building. In this lesson, we will discuss the key requirements of Article 210.

Article 215 Feeders
Article 215 of the National Electrical Code (NEC) covers the requirements for feeders, which are the circuits that supply power from the service equipment to the branch circuits in a building. In this lesson, we will discuss the key requirements of Article 215.

Article 230 Services
In summary, Article 230 provides specific requirements for the installation of service conductors and equipment to ensure safe and reliable delivery of electrical power to buildings and structures.

Article 242: Overvoltage Protection

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