IBEW
Local 271
Wichita, KS

Class Schedule

Please note: Enrollment must be done in advance by phone or email for all courses. You must attend all scheduled days of the course to receive CEU’s, and partial credit will not be issued. All classes will be held at the WEJATC unless otherwise noted.

Attention: You must have 12 hours of Continuing Education Units from approved courses, with six hours consisting of training on the National Electrical Code (NEC), every two years for license renewal.

*These courses meet an NEC requirement.

Classes are subject to change. Please check for class updates here.

Wichita Electrical JATC
810 W. 13th St.
Wichita, KS 67203
316-264-9231
Email: office@wejatc.org
Website: www.wejatc.org

2020 Class Schedule

*NEC Variable Frequency Drive & NEC Requirements

  • February 18, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 25, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 3, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Mike Foulk
Cost: $45
Class Limit: 12
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 3 - 3 hour nights

This 9-hour course provides training on the fundamentals of frequency drives, including:  Drive fundamentals and how they operate, proper installation, programming, start up procedures, and troubleshooting.  This course will also cover NEC requirements for proper protection of motors. 


First Aid/CPR/AED

  • February 15, 2020, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • March 14, 2020, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Instructor: Tony Naylor
Cost: $35
Class Limit: 12 People
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 – 8 hour day class

This course is the American Red Cross course; our instructors will follow the guidelines as set forth by the Red Cross.


AutoCAD Basics for Electrical Construction

  • February 13, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 26, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: J. Thomas
Cost: $25
Class Limit: 10
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 - 3 hour night class

This course will cover basic drawing tools, techniques & commands used for reviewing & manipulating architectural drawings in 2D & 3D AutoCAD format.  The course will provide construction workers a better understanding of the useful tools available in AutoCAD.  Those attending the course should have a good working knowledge of blueprints & computers.


*NFPA 70E - Electrical Saftey

  • March 12, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 19, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: J. Thomas
Cost: $40
Class Limit: 24
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 2 - 3 hour classes, 6 CEU (3 code/3 non-code)

This course provides training on electrical safety and the hazards associated with energized equipment, arc fault calculations, and methods for selecting proper arc flash protective equipment.  This course is based on the current NFPA 70E, but will also discuss associated National Electric Code requiremnets that affect both the NEC and 70E 


*Significant Changes to the 2020 NEC

  • January 30, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 6, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 13, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Darryl Hill
Cost: $50
Class Limit: 24
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 4 - 3 hour classes

This is a 12 hour course that is based upon the major changes incorporated in the 2020 National Electrical Code and can be used for preparation to taking electrical license exam.


*NEC Article 240 Overcurrent Protection

  • February 6, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 20, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Jesse Thomas
Cost: $25
Class Limit: 16 People
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1– 3 hour classes

This course will be based on NEC article 240.  It will cover basic code requirements for overcurrent protection of branch circuits, feeders, and taps.


*NEC 210-215 & Chapter 9 Voltage Drop

  • January 28, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Mike Foulk
Cost: $25
Class Limit: 24
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 - 3 hour class

This 3 - hour course provides instriction in sizing circiut conductors for voltage drop.  Voltage frop formulas & calucations will be done over.  Chapter 9 table 8 of the NEC will be reviewed.  This course would be a good regresher course or preparation for the licensing exam.


*Box & Conduit Fill and Properties of NEC Chapter 9

  • February 4, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Mike Foulk
Cost: $25
Class Limit: 22
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 - 3 hour class

This 3 hour course covers the proper use of tables 4 and 5 of the  NEC for use in calculating condit fill.  This course also covers Article 314 of the NEC and its ise in calculating box fill and sizing pull and juction boxes.  Other related articles are also reviewed.  This course would be a good refresher course or preparation for a licensing exam.


*NEC Article 100 & 110

  • February 27, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Darryl Hill
Cost: $25
Class Limit: 22
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 - 3 hour class

This 3 hour course will provide an in-depth examination of definitions essential for proper understanding of the general requirements for all electrical installations according to NEC Article 100 & 110.


*NEC Article 210

  • March 5, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Darryl Hill
Cost: $25
Class Limit: 24
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 - 3 hour class

This course will provide an in-depth examination of general requirments for all branch circuits, branch circuit ratings, receptacle requirments and all other provisions of NEC Article 210.

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