The success-proven Master Electrician's Review has been greatly expanded and updated based on the 2005 edition of the National Electrical Code to provide journeyman electricians with a clear-cut route to acquiring all of the knowledge and professional expertise they need to become licensed master electricians. New, realistic practice exams, plus a math refresher to update readers' skills in working with fractions, decimals, square roots and powers, are just the beginning. Each easy-to-understand chapter in this concise, yet comprehensive, study guide invites the reader to examine a specific topic on the master electrician licensing exam in detail-from general wiring methods and branch circuits through special conditions and communications systems! Each chapter also contains a large number of questions - styled like those that appear on actual exams - to guide readers quickly and efficiently to mastery of the content The Master Electrician's Review study guide is a "must" when preparing for licensing exams as well as a long-lasting reference that can be used to solve the challenges of today's most complex electrical installations.
Richard E. Loyd is a nationally known author and consultant specializing in the National Electrical Code and the model building codes. He is President of his own firm R & N Associates Inc. located in Sun Lakes, Arizona. He also serves as a code expert at 35 to 40 meetings per year at the International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) meetings through out the United States. Mr. Loyd represented the NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) is also a member of the Electrical Inspectors Association and serves as the Vice-Chair of the Electrical Section of the National Fire Protection Association.
Chapter 1. Examinations and National Testing Organizations, Developing an Item (Question) Bank, Preparing for an Examination, Sample Examination- 75 Questions Chapter 2. National Fire Protection Association Standards, National Electrical Code (NEC), Local Codes and Requirements, Approved Testing Laboratories, Question Review Chapter 3. Basic Electrical Mathematics Review, Calculator Math, Working With Fractions, Working With Decimals, Working With Percentages, Working With Square Root, Powers, Ohm's Law, Question Review, Practice Exam- 15 Questions, Question Review Chapter 4. Introduction to the National Electrical Code (NEC), Know Your Code Book, Question Review Chapter 5. General Wiring Requirements, Question Review Chapter 6. Branch Circuits, Feeders, Voltage Drop, Question Review Chapter 7. Services 600 Volts or Less, Services Over 600 Volts, Question Review Chapter 8. Overcurrent Protection, Capable of Carrying the Available Fault Current, Question Review Chapter 9. Grounding Electrical Systems, Question Review Chapter 10. Wiring Methods, Question Review Chapter 11. General- Use Utilization Equipment, Question Review Chapter 12. Special Equipment and Occupancies, Question Review Chapter 13. Special Conditions and Communication Systems, Question Review Chapter 14. Electrical and NEC Question Review, Practice Examination- 50 Questions, 2005 Code Changes Quizzes, Practice Exams, Final Examination