At Leisure Contractor Licensing has teamed up with the JATC of Greater Boston, Springfield Electrical JATC, and Worcester Electrical JATC to offer our online electrical continuing for their members at a discounted price for those who are unable to make the classroom continuing education provided by their union. This course is approved by the Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians for all MA Master and Journeyman Electricians with a class A or B license. The course covers 15 clock hours of Board-approved continuing education for the 2017-2020 license renewal.
This is a self-paced course, which allows you to complete the material at your leisure! State-approved by the MA Division of Professional Licensure to meet all continuing education requirements, completion of this course results in immediate access to your certificate. At Leisure Contractor Licensing will report your CE hours to the Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians.
- The 2017 NEC Code Review Online Course breaks down the type of NEC code changes and amendments and new code added to the NEC regulations. The course explains how the new code regulations are to be applied in on-the-job situations and the changes from the previous NEC code review. The author summarizes the code change with detailed take away of eachchange, amendment and new code regulations, and what it means in layman's terms.
- The course is written in a manner to illustrate the changes to be easily understood and clearly presented to distinguish the changes made and what the changes mean for all levels of electrical work.
Check out a complete list of the course details and benefits below.
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Course Details & Benefits:
We are currently approved by the MA Division of Professional Licensure for Class A & B license holders. Pending approval for the Class C & D - check back soon!
Click here to view our MA certificate of approval.
George Calabrese is a member of the IBEW Local 103 with a diverse construction background. His electrical experience spans everything from residential construction including finishing old work and new construction to industrial 900 mega watt power plants. He’s held the title of apprentice, journeyman, foreman, general foreman, general superintendent, estimator, project manager, and sponsor. In his tenure with Kiewit he worked with and managed over a thousand electricians, and hundreds more employees of various trades. He currently owns and operates his own electrical contracting business working throughout the northeast.
Throughout his career, George has earned a proven track record for on the job safety, management, leadership and knowledge of the NEC Code. He is the only project manager in Kiewit history to have a project awarded the OSHA star.
His experience as both a sponsor and as a self employed electrician has given him a wide range of understanding of the intricacies of the NEC Code and how it is applicable across multiple levels of electrical projects, construction and development. His on the job experiences have given him a keen insight and understanding of the changes, amendments and new code regulation set forth in the new 2017 NEC Code Update and how they are to be applied during all phases of electrical work.
15 Hour NEC 2017 Update Topics:
- Chapter 1: General
- Chapter 2: Wiring and Protection
- Chapter 3: Wiring Methods and Materials
- Chapter 4: Equipment of General Use
- Chapter 5: Special Occupancies
- Chapter 6: Special Equipment
- Chapter 7: Special Conditions
- Chapter 8: Communication Systems
- Chapter 9: Tables and Annex D
- Chapter10: MA State Amendments 527 CMR 12.00: 2017)
Upon completion of the course, your certificate is immediately available for download. At Leisure Contractor Licensing will report your CE hours to the Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians.
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We didn't take the cheap route; we paid for a professional reader in a studio to provide you with optional audio narration. No computer voice. No echo. Just a soft, pleasant voice to read to you, if you choose.
Don't have time to finish your course(s) in one sitting? Don't worry about it. Our "bookmark" feature will automatically save your progress down to the exact location - so all you have to do is click "resume" when you're ready to continue on.
Access your account and complete your course(s) from any Internet-enabled device, any time, any place.
Some of our competitors only grant you 30 days access to your course. When you enroll in our continuing education courses, you gain more than enough time to complete your course (4 months, to be exact). However, should you need more time, we'll make it happen! Our world-class customer support team is standing by to ensure your experience is as positive as it can be.
Renewing your license can sneak up on you, leaving you to rush to complete your continuing education at the last minute. We have a solution for you: our license management tools! Free with your account, simply add your license expiration date, and choose when you want to be notified. Our system will automatically notify you that your license is coming due for renewal. Choose between email and/or text notification.
You don't need to be a computer expert to use our platform. Our entire site was built with the comprehension that "ease of use" is rule number one. Still, you may decide you want some help, and we are a quick phone call away. We receive a LOT of positive feedback for our customer support, so rest assured, you're in good hands.
At Leisure Contractor Licensing brings to you a self-paced, relaxed, easy-to-navigate online alternative to the traditional classroom setting. Authored by an electrical industry expert, our course brings all the benefits of the classroom setting directly to you in the comfort and leisure of your own home, workplace, or anywhere you have internet access. The new age on continuing education is here, for you to complete at your leisure.
This 15-hour online course will illustrate and explain the code changes made in the NEC 2017 Code Update and will incorporate the related MA amendments to the NEC requirements. This course will explain the “take away” from the code changes and revisions, including the instructor’s interpretation of the code articles and use of informational notes.
Courses are not timestamped. Try us out, and if you are not satisfied with the experience, you will receive a full refund as long as you have not completed the course!
Massachusetts Master and Journeyman Electricians are required to complete 21 hours of continuing education including 15 hours of continuing education related to the Massachusetts Electrical Code, business, law, and related topics, and 6 hours of professional development in topics related to electrical code, business, law, first aid, safety, building code, and related topics. Electricians are required 21 hours every three years based off the NEC and MEC Electric code update every three year cycle by July 31st of the cycle; the current cycle ends in 2019.
When you finish the 15-hour or 6-hour continuing education course, you will have immediate access to your certificate of completion and At Leisure Contractor Licensing will report your CE hours to the Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians.
IMPORTANT: For 2019 renewals, the board is only accepting online renewals.
You must follow the instructions below, otherwise you will NOT receive a renewal notice and will not be able to renew your license.
STEP 1: Send an email to DPLauthcodes@mass.gov. In the email, include a list of all of your Massachusetts Electrician license numbers.
STEP 2: You will receive a response to your email that includes an Authorization Code, as well as instructions on how to link your license so that you are able to renew online. Follow these instructions to set up your online account and renew your license.
If you have any questions, please call the Board office at (617)727-9931.
When you finish the 15-hour or 6-hour continuing education course, you will have immediate access to your certificate of completion and At Leisure Contractor Licensing will report your CE hours to the Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians. For all courses, you must keep copies of your certificates for three renewal cycles.
In the event your ePLACE Portal Summary of Continuing Education shows 0 Completed Hours BUT your Continuing Education List confirms you have 15 Completed Hours, you will need to contact the Board at (617) 727-9931.
Massachusetts Board of State Examiners of Electricians
1000 Washington St.
Boston, MA 02118
Robert T Ferguson, Executive Director
Phone: (617) 727-9931
Fax: (617) 727-9932
Division of Professional Licensure
Board of State Examiners of Electricians
239 Causeway Street, Fifth Floor
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: (617) 727-9930
Fax: (617) 727-5012