The 2022 Electrical courses have been approved for the following:
Day 1 − 8 hours Code/Energy for Electrical and Building Officials in the State of Minnesota
Day 2 − 8 hours Code/Energy for Electrical and Building Officials in the State of Minnesota
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. − National Electric Code (NEC) Special Conditions and Locations
Scott Higgins, Luke Nemeth, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry
This presentation will cover Chapters 5–7 of the (NEC). This course is being presented by Midwestern Electrical Seminars. All attendees will receive the Midwestern Electrical Seminars book titled “NEC - Special Conditions & Locations” based on the 2020 NEC.
4:00–5:00 p.m. − IAEI Annual Meeting
Thursday, January 6, 2022
8:00–9:45 a.m. − 2023 Significant Changes to the NEC
Derrick Atkins, Minneapolis Electrical JATC
This presentation will look ahead to the significant proposed changes being addressed in the 2023 NEC.
10:00 a.m.–2:15 p.m. − Alternative Energy Sources and Interconnected Electrical Systems
Chad Kennedy, Schneider Electric
The presentation for interconnected electrical systems will include types of alternative energy sources, such as energy storage systems, PV systems, wind electric systems, and fuel cell systems. It will also cover interconnected systems, stand-alone systems, distributed energy resource (DER) systems, and microgrids. The NEC Articles 705, 706, and related articles, fire codes, product certification and testing, are just a few of the codes and standards that will be covered in this training session. It will also touch on special installations, such as large scale PV, utility interaction and grid support, and power control systems
2:30–4:00 p.m. − Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Codes, Standards, and Applications
Tim McClintock, National Electrical Manufacturers Association
This presentation will include an overview of Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment and related codes and standards requirements. NEC requirements are based on the 2020 edition. It will also cover a brief history of electric vehicles and the industry's development and growth.