NEC Code Change
Conferences are Coming
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NEC Code Change Webinar
On November 17 at 2 p.m. EST, NEC expert and
Code consultant Mike Holt will highlight the top 2011 NEC Code changes
in a 1-hr Webinar. Broadcast live on the Web with streaming audio and
PowerPoint slides, the event will allow the audience to have real-time
interaction with Holt, who has repeatedly been recognized as one of the
electrical construction industry’s most knowledgeable and popular
trainers. A few of the hot topics on the agenda include: available
current, GFCI production, cables under buildings, power distribution
block, receptacle replacements, grounding electrode systems, and much
more. For more information or to register online, visit EC&M's
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Shows and Events
Code Change Conferences are
The 2011 NEC is coming. Will you be ready for the
changes? By attending one of EC&M's Code Change Conferences,
presented by NEC expert Mike Holt and sponsored by EC&M University, you'll
learn everything you need to know about major NEC changes that will
impact your work, whether you're an electrician, electrical engineer,
electrical designer, plant/facility electrical maintenance person, or
electrical inspector. Check out the following conferences for a
and time that's right for you.
- Chicago — November 1-2, Hyatt Regency Rosemont
- Seattle —November 8-9, Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference
- Philadelphia —November 29-30, Hilton Philadelphia City
- Boston —December 7-8, Venue to be determined
- Orlando —December 13-14, Hyatt Regency Orlando
If you’re a registered professional engineer and attend one of the
2011 NEC Code Change Conferences, you'll be granted professional
development hours (PDHs), a requirement for re-licensing. The program
also certified as an approved provider of Code Update training by those
states requiring continuing education hours for re-licensing of
journeymen, master electricians, and electrical contractors.
Register now to
attend one of the these events. For more details on the conferences and
a full program, visit EC&M's website.
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