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Workforce Training & Continuing Education

Electrician License Renewal

Salt Lake Community College offers continuing education courses for electrician license renewal. These courses meet the Division of Occupational & Professional Licensing (DOPL) requirements for the state of Utah. The DOPL requirements for electrician license renewal are a total of 16 hours of continuing education; 12 Core hours and 4 Professional hours.

Students are responsible for purchasing their textbook for classes occurring after July 1, 2018. Please see FAQ's for book information for the National Electrical Code class and Electrical Safety and Code Review class.

See a complete listing of DOPL approved courses.

Courses

Course
Title
Prerequisite
Course CECT 0006
Title 2017 National Electrical Code
Prerequisite
Description

This course will cover over 400 new codes and definitions of the 2017 NEC Requirements for electrical installations. Major changes allowing new forms of alternate energy to power electric vehicles will be studied. Course meets DOPL requirements for 8 core hours for electricians.

Course CECT 0009
Title Electrical Safety & Code Review
Prerequisite
Description

Course covers new code changes, existing code, and common mistakes made on job sites. Learn how to prevent costly mistakes resulting in fines and penalties. New rules on lugs, terminals and GFCI placement in residential dwellings reviewed. Safety, personal protective equipment, OSHA rules, grounding rules and motor control diagrams covered. Must bring a 2017 codebook and a calculator to class. Course meets DOPL requirements for 4 core hours and 4 professional hours for electricians.

Course CEAE 0410
Title NEC 2014/2017 Solar Code Review
Prerequisite
Description

This eight-hour course will review the 2014 NEC code requirements still utilized in Utah and other states and the recently adopted 2017 NEC requirements that govern solar installations. Course meets DOPL's requirements for contractors (6 hours core) and electricians (8 hours core) and awards 6 NABCEP Continuing Education Units.
This course will be presented Fall 2018 ahead of the Nov. 30, 2018 re-license deadline.

FAQs

Call 801-957-5200 to register.

A certificate will be mailed 3 - 6 weeks after completion of the course.

Cancellations must be made 3 days before class starts. Once class has started there will be no refunds.  If you wish to re-register, you will be required to pay the tuition again.

To drop a class, call 801-957-5200

Cost covers instruction, does not include textbooks.
Mike Holt’s Illustrated Guide to Changes to the National Electrical Code (textbook), 2017 NEC
Publisher: Mike Holt/2016/ISBN: 9781337101974
Mike Holt Enterprises
www.mikeholt.com | 888-632-2633
Discount Code: 214435
STUDENTS MUST HAVE A BOOK FOR CLASS.
Illustrated Guide to the National Electrical Code, 7th Edition
  • ISBN 9781337515849

AUTHOR: Charles R. Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning
STUDENTS MUST HAVE A BOOK FOR CLASS.