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IF YOU HAVE NOT PRE-REGISTERED, JUST SHOW UP AND BE PREPARED AND BRING YOUR DUES RECEIPT. TEST PREP CLASS Circuit Design per NEC and Test Prep Saturday, January 16, 2016 8:00 a.m. 1. Introduction; 2. NEC key words, phrases and formulas; 3. Concepts, 2 key concepts to discuss for safety and circuit function; 4. 8 Absolutely Needed Factors for Circuit Design per NEC rules. Motor circuit will be drawn, broken down factor-by-factor and Code Sections will be applied accordingly; 5. Closing Everyone is welcomed and a good night’s rest is suggested since there will be no time to waste. To have a successful class, attendants need to bring: Code book (if possible) Highlighters, 3 colors Notebook for notes, and Calculator Please call or visit the apprenticeship office for more information and to sign up for the class at (361) 884-8414.


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Local 278 is a part of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) represents approximately 725,000 members who work in a wide variety of fields, including utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads and government. The IBEW has members in both the United States and Canada and stands out among the American unions in the AFL-CIO because it is among the largest and has members in so many skilled occupations.

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