Electrical Motors, Motor Circuits & Article 430

This course provides an overview of NEC Article 430: Motors, Motor Circuits, and Controllers. Topics include definitions and terminology, motor nameplate requirements, calculating motor circuit conductors, branch circuit overcurrent protective devices, motor and branch circuit ground fault protection, installation of controllers and disconnects, sizing of fuses and circuit breaker and feeder tap rules. Supplemental handouts included in cost of course.

Continuing Education Credit

  • This course has been approved by Washington State for Electricians and Electrical Trainees.
    • Electrical Trainees: 8 hours Basic Classroom Training
    • Journey-level Electricians: 8 hours Industry Related
    • Course #: WA2016-500

Class Times

  • 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Required Books/Materials

  • 2017 NEC Code Book
  • Calculator
  • Paper
  • Pen/Pencil


Classroom Information