Basic Understanding of the NEC: Chapter 1&2

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Course Description

This course will cover a basic understanding of Chapters 1 & 2 of the NEC, with an emphasis on the fundamental rules and major concepts of Articles 100 and 200. References to the RCW/WAC requirements for these chapters will be covered along with how to use the NEC to solve important code questions. Supplemental handouts included in cost of course.

Continuing Education Credit

This course has been approved by Washington State L&I for:

  • Electrical Trainees
    • 8 hours of Basic Classroom Training
    • Course #: WA2023-366
  • Journey-level Electricians, Electrical Administrators & Master Electricians
    • 8 hours NEC Code Update
    • Course #: WA2023-365
  • Plumbers and Plumber Trainees
    • 8 hours Industry Related Electrical
    • Course #: WA2024-122

This course has been approved by State of Idaho Division of Building Safety for Electricians.

  • 8 hours Code Related
  • Course #: 20-937043

Class Times

  • 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Required Books/Materials

  • 2020 or 2023 NEC Code Book
  • Calculator
  • Paper
  • Pen/Pencil


Classroom Information