GA NEC 2017 Code Changes Part 2


Number of Hours: 4

Course Offered Until: 05/31/2020

This course provides 4 hours of continuing education for Georgia Electricians.

Course Outline:

ARTICLE 404 – Switches

ARTICLE 406 – Receptacles, Cord Connectors, and Attachment Plugs (Caps)

ARTICLE 408 – Switchboards, Switchgear, and Panelboards

ARTICLE 690 – Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems

All persons holding an electrical contractor license is required to complete four (4) hours of continuing education per year. However, an applicant for renewal who has been initially licensed for less than two (2) years, but more than 1 year must have completed four (4) hours of continuing education while licensed prior to initial renewal. An applicant for renewal who has been initially licensed for one (1) year or less is not required to complete continuing education prior to initial renewal.

The Board may conduct a random audit for continuing education compliance by requesting from a percentage of renewal applicants documentation of their continuing education. The Board also has the
authority to request any licensee to submit documentation of completed continuing education at any time.
IMPORTANT: The licensee is responsible for keeping track of his or her own Continuing Education hours