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

Full Day of CE Classes

State CE Certified Classes  For the Power Limited Technician
A full-day of select CE classes for the licensed technician.
Online registration is for full day.  If you need to register for just a single class, call our office: 763.413.8217 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Any cancellations are subject to a service fee if received less than 1 week prior to class.
 
All Classes start Promptly at the scheduled time Due to MN State Regulations anyone 15 minutes late will not get credit for class.

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 – 20190580 THE PLT AND THE 2020 NEC PART 2; Highlighting additional parts of the code that concerns the installation of Technology Systems. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

4 CEU Hours – 20190202  Basic Burglar Alarm Installation 2019; This class covers installation and use including detection devices, programming options and features are part of this class.   False alarm prevention including the CPO1 requirements as required by many communities has been added. A non-brand specific class for the moderately experienced alarm installer.  This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 12-02-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 12-02-2021 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 09-02-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 25
Available Place 0
Cut off date 11-30-2021 9:00 am
Individual Price
REGISTER FOR PL CLASS: $185.00
REGISTER FOR RT CLASS: $100.00 link to details page
Instructor Craig Dunton
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

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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 - 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 01-04-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 01-04-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 8:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 3
Available Places 22
Cut off date 12-30-2021 12:00 pm
Individual Price
PL Registration: $185.00
RT Registration: $100.00 link to details page
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

4 CEU Hours -  20210271 The NEC in Practice and Pictures.  This is a visual presentation with many pictures and examples of code requirements and violations. Many of the photos are courtesy of past attendees of our classes. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

4 CEU Hours - 20210173 MN RULES FOR THE CONTRACTOR This class is a comprehensive class for the Responsible Person of Record for a Contractor’s License and any owners and managers of contracting companies.  The responsibilities of individuals, License requirements and Inspections are discussed in depth.  Who is responsible to supervise unlicensed individuals involved in Technology work?  Renewal and Continuing Education requirements are covered as well. This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 02-01-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 02-01-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 7:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 1
Available Places 24
Cut off date 01-27-2022 12:00 pm
Individual Price
$185.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

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.

4 CEU Hours - 20200127 THE NEC & THE PLT 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 - 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 02-22-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 02-22-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 7:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 0
Available Places 25
Cut off date 02-17-2022 12:00 pm
Individual Price
REGISTER FOR PL CLASS: $185.00
REGISTER FOR RT CLASS: $75.00 link to details page
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

4 Hours CEU - 20210188 Fundamentals of the NEC for the PLT This class is an expanded class of the Basic fundamentals presentation including the development, Purpose and Structure of the National Electrical Code.  The Chapters and the Articles that are specific to the Technology Contractor. This class is approved for 4 hours of Code for Renewal of your PLT License.

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.

2 CEU Hours - 20200233 SECURING & SUPPORTING 2020; Securing and supporting covers the rules for fastening cables and equipment in various environments. NEC Article 300.11 and the related articles in other articles are emphasized.  With the inspectors looking at our work, let us do it in a workmanlike manner.  This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

Event Date 03-09-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-09-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 7:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 0
Available Places 25
Cut off date 03-03-2022 12:00 pm
Individual Price
$185.00
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

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 - 20200338 NEC CHAPTER 8 2020; This is an in depth review of Chapter 8 including Articles, 800  communications, 810, Antennae installation requirements, 820 Radio and Television Antennae’s, 830 Network powered broadband, and 840 Premise powered Broadband. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CEU Hours – 20180658 Fire Stop 101 2018; This course is an important part of all installation projects. Proper fire stop is covered for new construction as well as retrofit applications. Definitions and terminology as practical applications and code requirements are covered.  This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 03-15-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-15-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 7:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 0
Available Places 25
Cut off date 03-11-2022 12:00 pm
Individual Price
REGISTER FOR PL CLASS: $185.00
REGISTER FOR RT CLASS: $75.00 link to details page
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

4 Hours CEU - 20210188 Fundamentals of the NEC for the PLT This class is an expanded class of the Basic fundamentals presentation including the development, Purpose and Structure of the National Electrical Code.  The Chapters and the Articles that are specific to the Technology Contractor. This class is approved for 4 hours of Code for Renewal of your PLT License.

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.

2 CEU Hours - 20200233 SECURING & SUPPORTING 2020; Securing and supporting covers the rules for fastening cables and equipment in various environments. NEC Article 300.11 and the related articles in other articles are emphasized.  With the inspectors looking at our work, let us do it in a workmanlike manner.  This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

Event Date 03-17-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-17-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 7:00 am
Capacity 25
Registered 0
Available Places 25
Cut off date 03-11-2022 12:00 pm
Individual Price
no charge
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)

2 CEU Hours - 20200009 Grounding & Bonding For Antenna Systems 2020; The Satellite Grounding and Bonding per the NEC 2020 edition is a comprehensive review of why we ground and Bond and what the UL and NEC requirements are for Antennae installations and coax distribution and Cable TV installations. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CEU Hours - 20200010 NEC Article 680 2020; This section of the code is what the Landscaping and irrigation people have been asking for, this part of the code is all about outdoor lighting and irrigation. Specific areas of interest are those with outdoor water features, pools, spas, fountains, and other man-made water features. Finally, a class for those industries. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CE Hours - 20190521 NEC ARTICLE 800 2020; Communications cabling installations with a high emphasis on Grounding, Bonding, and installation requirements. This class meets the State requirement for Code hours.

2 CEU Hours - 20200158 Fundamentals Of Relays 2020; An in depth look at the use of relays for signaling, and control wiring. Applications apply to HVAC, Alarm, and Communications. Bring your ideas and problems to class and let us work on a solution. This class meets the State requirement for technical hours.

Event Date 04-13-2022 8:00 am
Event End Date 04-13-2022 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-01-2021 7:00 am
Capacity 20
Registered 0
Available Places 20
Cut off date 04-08-2022 12:00 pm
Individual Price
REGISTER FOR PL CLASS: $185.00
REGISTER FOR RT CLASS: $75.00 link to details page
Instructor Dick Johnson
Location Running Aces Casino Hotel & Racetrack  (Columbus, MN)