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

2018 Class Schedule

*NFPA 70E - Electrical Saftey

  • November 13, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 15, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 6, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 13, 2018, 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 


First Aid/CPR/AED

  • November 3, 2018, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • December 8, 2018, 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.


*NEC Article 240 Overcurrent Protection

  • November 29, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 18, 2018, 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.


*Significant Changes to the 2017 NEC

  • October 18, 2018, 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 2017 National Electrical Code and can be used for preparation to taking electrical license exam.


*Basic Motor Controls for Journeymen

  • October 16, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • October 23, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • October 30, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 6, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Mike Foulk
Cost: $50
Class Limit: 12
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 4 - 3 hour classes

This 12 hour course will cover the fundamentals of motor control and ladder logic. This course will also cover NEC requirments for proper overload protection and disconnecting means for motors.


AutoCAD Basics for Electrical Construction

  • October 25, 2018, 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.


OSHA 10 for construction

  • November 2, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 3, 2018, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Instructor: J. Thomas
Cost: $40
Class Limit: 16
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 1 - 3 hour night, & 1 - 7 hour day

This 10 hour course will cover Title 29 of the Federal Regulations Code for job site hazard awareness and proper handling of materials.  Course will cover a variety of safety related topics, such as electrical safety, trenching, excavation, and many other construction related requirements.


*NEC 250 - Grounding & Bonding

  • November 8, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 15, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Darryl Hill
Cost: $40
Class Limit: 20 people
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 2 - 3 hour classes

This 6 hour course covers Article 250 Grounding & Bonding & any other Articles that have additional or special requirements for grounding & bonding.  This course can be used for preparation to taking electrical license exam.


*NEC Variable Frequency Drive & NEC Requirements

  • November 13, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 20, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 27, 2018, 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. 


*NEC Article 220 Calculations

  • December 11, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 18, 2018, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor: Mike Foulk
Cost: $40
Class Limit: 24
CEU Credit: Yes
Hours: 2 – 3 hour classes

This 6-hour course will provide an in depth examination of requirments for calculations of branch circuits, feeder and service loads found in the NEC Article 220.

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