providing Minnesota CE training for AJ, AM, EL, EM, PLT, SSI and RT/RE/RM

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INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS MAY DUPLICATE ON CERTAIN EVENTS – PLEASE BE SURE TO REVIEW THE CLASSES AND VERIFY YOU HAVE NOT DUPLICATED ANY INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS.

4 CEU Hours – 20200332 Class 2 and Class 3 Circuits 2020; This class is a 4 hour CEU NEC code class.  This class includes the changes and the additions to the code for 2017.  Including the changes as they relate to PoE and other power and listing changes. Other topics include control and signal circuits, Circuit identification and installation requirements.  This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

4 CEU Hours - 20200554 Advanced Fire Alarm 2021; A sequel to Basic Fire Alarms, this class covers how to obtain electrical and fire alarm permits.  It also covers the Minnesota State Fire Code and NFPA 72 requirements. Commercial Fire Systems, Mass Notification, and Area of Refuge systems will also be discussed. This class meets the State requirement for Technical Hours.

Event Date 03-02-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-02-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 21
Available place 4
Cut off date 02-25-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price $185.00
Instructor Dave Ledo
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)

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INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS MAY DUPLICATE ON CERTAIN EVENTS – PLEASE BE SURE TO REVIEW THE CLASSES AND VERIFY YOU HAVE NOT DUPLICATED ANY INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS.

2 CE Hours - 20190607 NEC CODE CHANGES 2020 PART 1; A review of Chapters, and articles 90, through 725 of the 2020 code book that most apply to Power Limited Technicians as well as Registered Unlicensed Techs. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CE Hours - 20190604 NEC CODE CHANGES 2020 PART 2; A review of Chapters, and articles 760, through 840 of the 2020 code book that most apply to Power Limited Technicians as well as Registered Unlicensed Techs. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

4 CEU Hours - 20200512 OUTDOOR LIGHTING 2021; This class is a 4-hour class covering the design, layout, equipment requirements, voltage calculations, and aesthetic considerations for outdoor lighting. The various types of lighting are discussed including LED lighting and precautions and safety considerations. Sizing of power supplies and lamp wattages as well as wire sizes with calculation tables are included. This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 03-16-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-16-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 23
Registered 24
Available place -1
Cut off date 03-14-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price $185.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)

2 CEU Hours - 20190539 NEC Chapter 1 Part 1 2020; National Electrical Code Chapter 1 part 1 is the first in a two part series designed for the Technician who has very little contact with Electrical equipment and installations. This class is also appropriate for the Registered Unlicensed Technician. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

Event Date 03-16-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-16-2021 10:00 am
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 2
Registered 1
Available place 1
Cut off date 03-14-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price $75.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)

2 CEU Hours – 20190707 NEC Article 760 2020;  This class is all about Power limited fire alarm installations and, class 2, and Class 3 control and signaling circuits and installation practices that relate to PLFA and clear definitions of what is a Non-Power limited alarm system. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

4 CEU Hours – 20200332 Class 2 and Class 3 Circuits 2020; This class is a 4 hour CEU NEC code class.  This class includes the changes and the additions to the code for 2017.  Including the changes as they relate to PoE and other power and listing changes. Other topics include control and signal circuits, Circuit identification and installation requirements.  This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CEU Hours - 20200331 MN Rules 2020; An updated review of the Rules for Licensing and Inspection in Minnesota. Provides updated information on on-line renewal, CE requirements, and filing, deadline review and new fee schedules. This class meets the State requirement for Rules / Technical hours

Event Date 03-18-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-18-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-16-2020 7:00 am
Capacity 24
Registered 8
Available place 16
Cut off date 03-16-2021
Individual Price no charge
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)

INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS MAY DUPLICATE ON CERTAIN EVENTS – PLEASE BE SURE TO REVIEW THE CLASSES AND VERIFY YOU HAVE NOT DUPLICATED ANY INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS.

4 CEU Hours - 20200127 NEC & The PLT Part 1 2020;  A comprehensive review of the sections of the code that has meaning to the PLT. A synopsis of NEC codes Chapter 1-5 based on the 2020 code. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CEU Hours -20190437 Basics for Telco and Cable 2020; This Class is an overview of the requirements for Grounding, Bonding, and general rules for wire and cable installations as well as best practices for termination and certification. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.


2 CEU Hours - 20190146 Basics of Fire Alarms 2019; Non-Brand specific covering NFPA and Electrical code requirements for Fire alarms and fire reporting. Dealing with the AHJ and determining who the AHJ is. The liabilities and responsibilities for testing and reporting are also covered. This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 04-01-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 04-01-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 14
Available place 11
Cut off date 03-30-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price $185.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)
April 8, 9, 15 & 16, 2021 (Exam Prep Class)

PLT Exam Prep Class: 8:00 - 4:30 each day (Last Day until about 2pm)

4 full days - STUDENTS NEED TO PROVIDE their own 2020 NEC Code Book (Softcover)  Basic 4-Function Calculator (not your cell phone please) Highlighters, two different colors; Notebook, notepad or notepaper; and Pens and pencils.

  *State test well reflect the 2020 NEC Code Book 

2 CEU Hours – 20180659 Bonding For Communications Systems 250.94; This course is a 2 code hour CEU presentation for the Power Limited Tech as well as others concerned with Bonding Equipment and Bonding Ground Connections for Telephone, Cable system providers as well as Satellite and related technologies. This course is intended for inspectors, electricians, power limited technicians, unlicensed electrical workers and individuals involved with the installation of electrical systems for building and structures, the installation of communications services delivered via twisted pairs, coaxial cables, optical fibers, and those systems employing exterior-mounted antennas. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

Event Date 04-08-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 04-09-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 18
Registered 16
Available place 2
Cut off date 04-05-2021 8:00 am
Individual Price $549.00
Instructor Ed Lethert
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)

INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS MAY DUPLICATE ON CERTAIN EVENTS – PLEASE BE SURE TO REVIEW THE CLASSES AND VERIFY YOU HAVE NOT DUPLICATED ANY INDIVIDUAL CLASS SECTIONS.

2 CEU Hours - 20190508 NEC FUNDAMENTALS 2020; This class includes the purpose of the NEC and Locations that are covered, Definitions, installation restrictions for installations important to the Electrical industry along with licensing restrictions. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.


2 CEU Hours – 20180659 Bonding For Communications Systems 250.94; This course is a 2 code hour CEU presentation for the Power Limited Tech as well as others concerned with Bonding Equipment and Bonding Ground Connections for Telephone, Cable system providers as well as Satellite and related technologies. This course is intended for inspectors, electricians, power limited technicians, unlicensed electrical workers and individuals involved with the installation of electrical systems for building and structures, the installation of communications services delivered via twisted pairs, coaxial cables, optical fibers, and those systems employing exterior-mounted antennas. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CE Hours - 20180232 Chapter 8 References 2017; Other sections of the code do not apply to chapter 8 unless specifically referenced.   This class covers the places that does reference other sections of the code, more than 37 places are referenced. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CEU Hours - 20180251 Environmental Monitoring 2018; This is a class for all individuals who are concerned about the new Carbon Monoxide law, as well as Smoke and other environmental concerns. This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 04-22-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 04-22-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 21
Registered 3
Available place 18
Cut off date 04-20-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price $185.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)

2 CEU Hours - 20190508 NEC FUNDAMENTALS 2020; This class includes the purpose of the NEC and Locations that are covered, Definitions, installation restrictions for installations important to the Electrical industry along with licensing restrictions. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.


Event Date 04-22-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 04-22-2021 10:00 am
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 3
Registered 0
Available place 3
Cut off date 04-20-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price $75.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus)