"Provides the information required to prepare for a typical master electrician's exam. This workbook is designed for both the electrician-in-training and the experienced journeyman. Step-by-step examples are used to simplify complex calculations. The four 100-question exams in the back of the book help the learner practice answering exam questions and become efficient at looking up Code information. This useful training tool covers all aspects of the exam, from basic electrical theory to complex load calculations."--Back cover.
A comprehensive exam study guide for electricians and apprentices that can be utilized in every state. Updated for the NEC 2014, this book is ideal for preparing to take the Journeyman, Contractor, and Master Licensing exams as well as the Maintenance, Residential, and Sign Licensing exams.
Author: Ray Holder
Release Date: 2016-05-12
This self-study exam prep book is based on the 2014 NEC(r) with 21 exams consisting of questions in Maintenance, Residential Wireman, Journeyman, Masters, Sign Electricians and a final exam in Residential, Journeyman and Masters. This book covers most topics that are included on all journeyman and master electricians' exams such as conductor sizing and protection, motors, transformers, voltage drop, demand loads, box and conduit sizing, over-current protection and residential and commercial load calculations. -18 Open Book Practice Exam with Answers -3 Complete Final Exams with Answers and Analysis -Helpful Tips to Pass the Test
Author: Thomas L. Harman
Publisher: Pearson Education
Release Date: 2005-05-17
Genre: Technology & Engineering
All You Need to Succeed with the 2005 NEC: Practical, Illustrated, and Hands-On This book gives working and student electricians practical guidance for using the new 2005 National Electrical Code effectively--plus all the resources they need to prepare for their Masters or Journeyman's licensing exams. Leading NEC expert and instructor Thomas Harman systematically covers electrical systems design, construction, and installation for virtually any residential, commercial, or industrial environment. Then, simply and concisely, he reviews the basic electrical theory and practice that every Master Electrician must know. Designed for rapid learning, this book contains extensive problem-solving exercises, examples, illustrations, and tables--all fully updated for the 2005 code. Whenever an NEC rule affects a calculation, the author identifies that rule for easy reference. For the first time, this edition contains four full sample exams designed to closely resemble current Master Electrician's exams. All answers are provided and carefully explained. This edition discusses Wiring design calculations: general calculations, services, feeders, branch circuits, and more Calculating wiring designs for residential, commercial, and industrial occupancies Rules for installing branch circuits, feeders, services, high-voltage systems, general circuits/equipment, distribution equipment, and utilization equipment Special equipment installations, including electric signs, data processing systems, and swimming pools Special occupancies: hazardous locations, commercial garages, and gasoline dispensing or service stations Emergency, standby, and communications systems General electric theory: DC, AC, equipment, loads, conductors, transformers, and motors
Author: R. E. Chellew
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Electrical engineering
"Designed to prepare an individual for a journeyman electrician's exam. The workbook contains over 800 review and sample licensing exam questions and problems. Review question answers are provided in the workbook, accompanied by NEC® references and solutions as applicable. Included in the workbook are four sample licensing exams that contain questions based on trade knowledge, electrical calculations, and topics from the NEC®."--Back cover.
Demystify and accurately interpret the National Electrical Code! Help your students master all sections of the 2011 National Electrical Code (NEC) with the accurate, thorough coverage found only in Surbrook/Althouse’s INTERPRETING THE NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE, 9E. This easy-to-understand, trusted text explains all sections of the National Electrical Code using meaningful examples and illustrations that your students can readily understand, with valuable insights into all articles of the Code. Special sections highlight the most important changes from the last version of the Code, allowing readers to navigate easily through new 2011 NEC requirements. The authors explain each article in detail with thorough discussions, practical examples that illustrate how the Code is applied, and sample Code calculations taken from actual field applications. In addition, the authors integrate essential wiring information not directly addressed in the NEC, but extremely useful to electricians in the field. You will find all the time-saving resources you need to lead a successful course with this edition’s complete Instructor Resources, including anInstructor’s Manual, Computerized Test Bank, Image Gallery, and PowerPoint slides to bring your lectures to life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Author: Ray Holder
Release Date: 2017-02
This self-study exam prep book is based on the 2017 NEC(R) with ten practice calculations exams consisting of 25 questions each and a final exam of 100 questions. This calculations book covers most topics that are included on all Journeyman and Master Electricians exams such as conductor sizing and protection, motors, transformers, voltage drop, demand loads, box and conduit sizing, over-current protection and residential and commercial load calculations. The text contains the most widely used electrical calculations and formulas the reader needs to pass the journeyman and master electrical competency exam. -10 Open Book Practice Exam with Answers -2 Complete Final Exams with Answers and Analysis -Helpful Tips to Pass the Test This comprehensive electrical calculations textbook is based on the 2014 NEC(R) and contains complete coverage of core concepts of electrical calculations needed by every electrician. This book is arranged with topic-by-topic organization and step-by-step calculation procedures giving the electrician insight and understanding to solving mathematical problems. The text contains 10 main topic units filled with related information, with a Self-Assessment Quiz following each unit, as well as a 90 question final exam. The book will familiarize you with formulas and calculations for branch circuits, AC motors, voltage drop, power factor, conductors, boxes & raceways, appliances, dwellings, commercial occupancies, and many more topics.
Author: National Fire Protection Association
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Technology & Engineering
Presents the latest electrical regulation code that is applicable for electrical wiring and equipment installation for all buildings, covering emergency situations, owner liability, and procedures for ensuring public and workplace safety.
Offering the most current coverage available, ELECTRICAL WIRING COMMERCIAL, 15e is completely revised and up to date with the 2014 National Electrical Code. Extremely reader friendly, the text has long been popular with learners. Vibrant, full-color illustrations and photographs help you easily grasp difficult concepts. The new edition continues the book’s emphasis on newer green technologies and developments within electrical design and installation, including coverage of EV stations in commercial settings. It also offers expansive coverage of safety in the workplace. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Author: Charles Miller
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2014-04-25
This uniquely effective guide helps readers master the 2014 National Electrical Code, using highly detailed, technically accurate illustrations to make even the most complex aspects of the Code easier to understand and apply. An experienced author, educator, and master electrician, Charles Miller translates the often vague, complicated language of the 2014 NEC into clear, simple instructions and visuals. Topics are organized logically and presented in a convenient, modular format for easy reference, beginning with fundamental concepts and progressing to requirements for various dwellings, from one-family homes to multi-family housing, commercial locations, and special occupancies. The Sixth Edition of this trusted resource provides thorough coverage of changes to the 2014 Code, as well as numerous new and updated illustrations, and additional material on renewable energy sources such as solar and wind power. Comprehensive coverage, an innovative learning approach perfect for today’s visual learners, and accurate, up-to-date information make this valuable resource indispensable for beginning and experienced electricians, engineers, and other electrical professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Completely up to date with the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code, RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: HOUSE WIRING, 4e delivers the latest and best practices in residential electrical wiring. This vividly illustrated, full-color text is based on the HBI National Skill Standards that cover the skill sets necessary to achieve a first job in construction or as an electrician. The text provides thorough coverage of green topics, sustainable building practices, alternative energy systems, and much more. From Experience sections address common residential wiring practices and scenarios, while Caution boxes emphasize the ongoing importance of safety. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.