RedVector RV-11539

2020 NEC® Changes: Process Review and Updated Articles

2020 NEC® Changes: Process Review and Updated Articles

1 hr. Online Course

Level: Advanced

Item#: RV-11539

SME: Vincent Della Croce

Average Rating

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This course will briefly discuss the 2020 implementation of the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) new revision process for considering changes to the National Electrical Code® (NEC®). You will be introduced to the 2020 NEC® new articles covering Overvoltage Protection, Medium Voltage (MV) Cable, and Type P Cable. We’ll show you how and where the NFPA® has reorganized and relocated articles to expand on Manufactured Buildings and Relocatable Structures. Additionally, we’ll review the two articles that were merged into one to cover Marinas, Boatyards, Floating Buildings and Commercial and Noncommercial Docking Facilities. And finally, we’ll summarize the changes made to Article 800 General Requirements for Communications Systems.
Course Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the process for revising the NEC® 
  • Identify the new 2020 NEC® Articles
  • Identify the new Article 242 Overvoltage Protection 
  • Identify the new title and scope of Article 311 Medium Voltage Cable 
  • Identify the new title and scope of Article 337 Type P Cable 
  • Describe the changes to Article 545 Manufactured Buildings and Relocatable Structures 
  • Discuss the changes to Article 555 Marinas, Boatyards, Floating Buildings, and Commercial and Noncommercial Docking Facilities
  • Identify the new title and scope of Article 800 General Requirements for Communications Systems
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Vincent Della Croce
Vince started his electrical career in IBEW Local Union #3, New York City, as a helper and progressed to journeyman and foreman electrician before relocating to Florida. He became licensed as a master electrician in the State of Florida in 1993 and operated a successful electrical contracting business. Vince is also licensed by the State of Florida as a residential and commercial building & electrical inspector and plans examiner. He is certified by ICC as a residential and commercial electrical inspector and plans examiner. Vince holds an Associates degree in Electronic Engineering and Electrical Maintenance Technology from Penn Foster College. Vince currently works for eti Conformity Services as a Resident Compliance Specialist. For 11 years prior to joining eti Conformity Services he was employed by the City of Port St. Lucie as a building inspector and plans examiner. During that time he also taught first year electrical apprentice class at Indian River State College. Vince is the IAEI Florida Chapter Education Chairman, an IAEI Florida Chapter Board of Director, and IAEI Southern Section Assistant Secretary Treasurer. He also sits on UL STP Panels 4 AC & MC Cable, 248 Fuses, 414 Meters, and 857 Busways. Vince is a principal member of NFPA 70 CMP 7 and alternate member of CMP 12.
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Course Reviews (2)
Learned a lot through this module
By (Contractor / Trades) on Dec, 06, 2021
Learned a lot through this module.
responses for checkpoint questions were incorrect in a couple places
By (Building Inspector, Contractor / Trades) on Dec, 01, 2021
responses for checkpoint questions were incorrect in a couple places