8 Hr 2020 Code Changes


Number of Hours: 8

Course Offered Until: 08/20/2022

This course is approved by the SD Electrical Commission for 8 hours of continuing education.  To renew your license (every even year) you must have at least 16 hours of continuing education. 

PLEASE NOTE, due to the limitations on in-person events due to COVID-19 and the uncertainty it may cause over the next few months, the Commission will allow all continuing education hours to be gained online for the 2020 renewal cycle.

After completing the online class, send a copy of your certificate of completion to the Commission office at: 308 S. Pierre St., Pierre, SD 57501

This course covers the following articles in the code:



ARTICLE 200 – 210.5 

ARTICLE 210.52 – 220.61


ARTICLE 300 – 300.5

ARTICLE 310 – 312.11

ARTICLE 314 – 330

Although no additional materials are required to take this course, it does not contain the entire 2020 NEC Code and is not a substitute for the 2020 NEC Code Change Book at NFPA.org

Please contact the state for clarification on additional licensing and continuing education requirements: http://dlr.sd.gov/electrical/default.aspx

*You have up to 90 days to complete the course or until the expiration date of the course. The expiration date is listed in the course description and is set by the state licensing board.