Continuing Education

Quality Education For You And Your Organization

Technologies, equipment and codes constantly change in this industry. That’s why education in the electrical trade doesn’t stop at apprenticeship.

IEC of Oregon is approved through the state of Oregon to offer a variety of classes to journey level personnel and above including continuing education credits for license renewal, safety and training classes and professional development courses. Whether you need in-class instruction or online training, IEC of Oregon provides quality education to ensure a skilled workforce and satisfied customers.

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Continuing Education and License Renewal

CPR AED and First Aid Training

CPR First Aid Classes to be held at the IETC training center in Salem

 

Your health is most important.  Therefore, all the CPR AED First Aid Courses will be moved to our larger facility in Salem.  Participants will be limited to 10 in order to provide the correct social distancing needed to keep you safe.  All equipment will be sanitized and proper procedures will be used in the hands-on portion of this course.  We ask you to be mindful of others and thank you for your patience.

 

MEDIC First Aid BasicPlus is a combined adult CPR, AED and first aid training program designed specifically for the occupational first aid provider.  This program:

  1. Meets OSHA and other federal and state requirements
  2. Trains employees on how to respond and care for medical emergencies at work
  3. Provides 4 hours of CEUs for Oregon and Washington
  4. Certifications are good for two years
  5. Endorsed by the Inside Electrical and Limited Energy Apprenticeship Programs

 

Instructor Larry Meres is the owner of ABC for Life Training Center, LLC since 2005.  He spent 17 years in the medical field as a Cardiopulmonary tech.  Larry holds certifications with American Heart Association and American Health and Safety Institute and trains approximately 1,000 students per year in CPR and first aid.

CPR AED and First Aid - 4 Hours CEU

Class Cost, Dates, Times and To Register

All Times: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.
Cost: $75.00
Courses limited to 10 participants.
2020 CPR Classes From IEC of Oregon
Click On Date To Register
Date Location
Saturday,  June 20, 2020
SOLD OUT
Salem
Saturday,  July 11, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  July 18, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  July 25, 2020
SOLD OUT
Salem
Saturday,  August 8,  2020 Salem
Saturday,  August 15, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  August 29, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  September 12, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  October 3, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  November 7, 2020 Salem

Class Locations

Courses will be held in Salem only for the remaining of 2020.

Salem Location:
Independent Electrical Training Center
3710 Portland Road NE
Salem, Oregon  97301

NFPA 70E (8 Credit Hours)  Tuesday, July 21 and Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Two Nights in July Earns You 8 CEU Hours
Participation via Zoom 

 

Electrical hazards are one of the most common dangers encountered at the worksite.  This course will cover the industry standards for electrical safety written by the National Fire Protection Association – NFPA-70E.  It will provide important background for understanding how to identify and protect yourself from the variety of electrical hazards that can present themselves on a job site.

Instructor Dave Nelson, principal and owner of Nelson EDC, an electrical safety, education and consulting company, has 47 years in the electrical industry.   He is also a former general foreman, superintendent and project manager for Bergelectric.  He holds a master electrician license from Colorado and a general electrician license in California. He is an ICC Certified Commercial Inspector, an OSHA Outreach Trainer and a NFPA Certified Electrical Saety Compliance Professional (CESCP).

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Class Cost, Dates, Times and To Register

NFPA-70E – 8 Hours Code Related Oregon CEU Credit

This is a Zoom Class
Tuesday, July 21 and Tuesday, July 28
Each Night:   5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
You must take both days to get the full 8 hours credit
As the dates near you will be provided a Zoom Link to enter the class

Cost:
Member Cost – $100.00
Non-member cost- $125.00

Click Here to Register

Class Locations

This is a Zoom Course.  You will be provided with a link to the course as time nears.

2020 Limited Energy NEC Code Change Courses

Two Nights in July or September Earns You 8 CEU Hours
Participation via Zoom 

 

This is a 2 night Zoom course for Limited Energy (A&B) that will fulfill the 8 hours Oregon and Washington Code Change requirements.

The instructor for this course is Dave Gilson.  Dave has been involved in Limited Energy installation projects for over 25 years.  He has been a college level instructor since 2002, as well as teaching continuing education classes throughout the western United States.  Mr. Gilson has been a subject matter expert sitting on several committees and involved with curriculum development for industry related textbooks.  He has sat on the IEC National Apprenticeship and Training committee since 2008.

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Class Cost, Dates, Times and To Register

2020 Limited Energy NEC Code Change

This is a Zoom Class

Two Courses Available July or September

Chose from Tuesday, July 14 and Thursday, July 16  OR
Tuesday, September 8 and Thursday, September 10, 2020

Course runs two nights from 5:30  PM – 9: 30 PM each night
You must take both days (Tuesday and Thursday) to get the full 8 hours credit
As the dates near you will be provided a Zoom Link to enter the class

Cost:
Member Cost – $100.00
Non-member cost- $125.00

Course Number One:  July 14 and 16, 2020  Click to Register 
Course Number Two:  September 8 and 10, 2020  Click to Register

Class Locations

This is a Zoom Course.  You will be provided with a link to the course as time nears.

Does your company have Continuing Education needs? IEC of Oregon can provide the courses.

Any of the following courses can be provided at your location.
  • 2020 NEC Code Change Course 8CC
  • 2020 NEC Limited Energy Code Change 8CC
  • Oregon Rule & Law 4CC
  • Electrical Safety NFPA 70E 8CR
  • Motor Controls 4CR
  • Grounding & Bonding 8CR
  • CPR & First Aid Courses 4CR

WA Trainee Card Approved Courses Only

  • Basic Electrical & RCW/WAC Code 8CR

Please contact Jeff Hooper at 541-301-0358 or jeff@iecoregon.org for more information.

Safety & Training Courses

CPR AED and First Aid - 4 Hours CEU

CPR First Aid Courses Will Resume June 20th
Classes to be held at the IETC training center in Salem

 

Your health is most important.  Therefore, all the CPR AED First Aid Courses will be moved to our larger facility in Salem.  Participants will be limited to 10 in order to provide the correct social distancing needed to keep you safe.  All equipment will be sanitized and proper procedures will be used in the hands-on portion of this course.  We ask you to be mindful of others and thank you for your patience.

 

MEDIC First Aid BasicPlus is a combined adult CPR, AED and first aid training program designed specifically for the occupational first aid provider.  This program:

  1. Meets OSHA and other federal and state requirements
  2. Trains employees on how to respond and care for medical emergencies at work
  3. Provides 4 hours of CEUs for Oregon and Washington
  4. Certifications are good for two years
  5. Endorsed by the Inside Electrical and Limited Energy Apprenticeship Programs

Instructor Larry Meres is the owner of ABC for Life Training Center, LLC since 2005.  He spent 17 years in the medical field as a Cardiopulmonary tech.  Larry holds certifications with American Heart Association and American Health and Safety Institute and trains approximately 1,000 students per year in CPR and first aid.

Class Cost, Dates, Times and To Register

All Times:  9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Cost:  $75.00
Courses limited to 10 participants.
2020 CPR Classes From IEC of Oregon
Click On Date To Register
Date Location
Saturday,  June 20, 2020
SOLD OUT
Salem
Saturday,  July 11, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  July 18, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  July 25, 2020
SOLD OUT
Salem
Saturday,  August 8,  2020 Salem
Saturday,  August 15, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  August 29, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  September 12, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  October 3, 2020 Salem
Saturday,  November 7, 2020 Salem

Class Location

CPR First Aid will be held in Salem Only for the remainder of 2020. 

Salem Location:
Independent Electrical Training Center
3710 Portland Road NE
Salem, Oregon  97301

NFPA 70E (8 Credit Hours) Tuesday, July 21 and Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Two Nights in July Earns You 8 CEU Hours
Participation via Zoom 

 

Electrical hazards are one of the most common dangers encountered at the worksite.  This course will cover the industry standards for electrical safety written by the National Fire Protection Association – NFPA-70E.  It will provide important background for understanding how to identify and protect yourself from the variety of electrical hazards that can present themselves on a job site.

Instructor Dave Nelson, principal and owner of Nelson EDC, an electrical safety, education and consulting company, has 47 years in the electrical industry.   He is also a former general foreman, superintendent and project manager for Bergelectric.  He holds a master electrician license from Colorado and a general electrician license in California. He is an ICC Certified Commercial Inspector, an OSHA Outreach Trainer and a NFPA Certified Electrical Saety Compliance Professional (CESCP).

Class Cost, Dates, Times and To Register

NFPA-70E – 8 Hours Code Related Oregon CEU Credit

This is a Zoom Class
Tuesday, July 21 and Tuesday,  July 28
Each Night:    5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
You must take both days to get the full 8 hours credit
As the dates near you will be provided a Zoom Link to enter the class

Cost:
Member Cost – $100.00
Non-member cost- $125.00

Click Here to Register

Class Location

This is a Zoom Course.  You will be provided with a link to the course as time nears.

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2020 Limited Energy NEC Code Change Courses

Two Nights in July or September Earns You 8 CEU Hours
Participation via Zoom 

 

This is a 2 night Zoom course for Limited Energy (A&B) that will fulfill the 8 hours Oregon and Washington Code Change requirements.

The instructor for this course is Dave Gilson.  Dave has been involved in Limited Energy installation projects for over 25 years.  He has been a college level instructor since 2002, as well as teaching continuing education classes throughout the western United States.  Mr. Gilson has been a subject matter expert sitting on several committees and involved with curriculum development for industry related textbooks.  He has sat on the IEC National Apprenticeship and Training committee since 2008.

Class Cost, Dates, Times and To Register

2020 Limited Energy NEC Code Change

This is a Zoom Class

Two Courses Available July or September

Chose from Tuesday, July 14 and Thursday, July 16  OR
Tuesday, September 8 and Thursday, September 10, 2020

Course runs two nights from 5:30  PM – 9: 30 PM each night
You must take both days (Tuesday and Thursday) to get the full 8 hours credit
As the dates near you will be provided a Zoom Link to enter the class

Cost:
Member Cost – $100.00
Non-member cost- $125.00

Course Number One:  July 14 and 16, 2020  Click to Register 
Course Number Two:  September 8 and 10, 2020  Click to Register

Class Location

This is a Zoom Course.  You will be provided with a link to the course as time nears.

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Professional Development Courses

2020 Project Management Series - Night Classes on Zoom

July 22, 23, 29 and 30, 2020 on Zoom
Four Night Intensive Series Designed To Make You More Effective On The Job 

 

You will learn how to:

  •  Develop a comprehensive and practical project plan
  •  Identify stakeholders, create scope of work statements, assign tasks properly
  •  Establish a realistic budget, a baseline schedule and allocate resources efficiently
  •  Identify sequence of work, handle potential risks and keep a project on schedule
  •  Determine communication needs, manage conflicts and eliminate surprises
  •  Apply best practice project close-out procedures

This course Is full of tips to improve productivity, save time and boost overall project performance.

This series is open to Members and Non Members.

If you have any questions regarding this series, please contact Jeff Hooper at jeff@iecoregon.org.

Series Pricing

Member Pricing:  All Four Nights – $200.00

Non-Member Pricing:  All Four Nights – $250.00

Dates and Location

DATES:
July 22, 23, 29 and 30

TIME: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM each night

LOCATION:
This series will be held via Zoom.  Once you have been enrolled you will get a link for use to access the courses.

Registration Info

To Register for  CLICK HERE

Online Training

IEC of Oregon Chapter, in partnership with the American Safety Council, offers OSHA authorized outreach training in a 100% on-line format.  IEC of Oregon members may purchase the following OSHA authorized and OSHA related training courses:

  • OSHA 10 and 30-Hour Outreach Training for Construction
  • OSHA 10 and 30-Hour Outreach Training for General Industry
  • HAZWOPER 24-Hour Training and 8-Hour Refresher
  • EM-385-1-1 Training
  • OSHA Certificate Courses

Volume discounts are available.

Register HERE

LICENSING AND REQUIREMENTS

Oregon and Washington Licensing and Requirements

Oregon CCB/CE Requirements
Click here for more information on commercial requirements
Click here for more information on residential requirements

Oregon State Licensing
Website: www.bcd.oregon.gov

Oregon Journey License Search
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Washington State Licensing
Website: www.lni.wa.gov

Washington Journey License Search
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