The Wisconsin Chapter of the International Association of Electrical Inspectors welcomes you to our website.

NOTE: New job posting below closes Nov. 24, 2019.

IAEI Wisconsin Chapter 2019 Fall Training

The IAEI Wisconsin Chapter in Conjunction with the Local Inspector Associations,
presents the 2019 Fall Training Featuring: Updates & Clarification of 2017 NEC & SPS 316 Changes Effective 1/1/2020

MANY CHANGES TAKE EFFECT JANUARY 1, 2020. BE READY!

You're invited! Everyone in the electrical industry should attend! Multiple dates and locations to fit your schedule!

6 Hours of CEUs for: Commercial & UDC Electrical Inspector; Master Electrician; Residential Master Electrician; Journeyman Electrician; Industrial Journeyman Electrician; Residential Journeyman Electrician; Registered Electrician; and Qualifies for Hours for Apprentices and Design Professionals

DATE CITY LOCATION
 October 29, Tuesday  New Berlin VFW Post
17980 W. Beloit Rd, New Berlin, WI 53146
 October 30, Wednesday Green Bay Comfort Suites
1951 Bond St, Green Bay, WI 54303
 November 5, Tuesday Janesville  Holiday Inn Express
3100 Wellington Pl, Janesville, WI 53546 
 November 6, Wednesday Madison Bowl-a-Vard
 2121 East Springs Dr, Madison, WI 53704
 November 7, Thursday Onalaska Blue Moon
716 2nd Ave North, Onalaska, WI 54650 
 November 14, Thursday  Wausau The Plaza Hotel & Suites
201 N. 17th Ave, Wausau, WI 54401 
 November 15, Friday Eau Claire  Holiday Inn Eau Claire South
4751 Owen Ayers Ct, Cau Claire, WI 54701 

Agenda

7:00 – 7:45 AM Registration/Check-in
7:45 – 8:00 AM DSPS Update
7:00 – 7:45 AM Registration/Check-in
7:45 – 8:00 AM DSPS Update
8:00 – 9:00 AM Commercial Electrical Inspection Requirements
9:00 – 9:15 AM Break
9:15 – 10:30 AM 1/1/2020 Changes for One- and Two-Family Dwellings
10:30 – 10:45 AM Break
10:45 – 12:00 Noon 1/1/2020 Changes for One- and Two-Family Dwellings
12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 PM Farm Wiring for the Inspector and the Installer
2:00 – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 – 3:25 PM Farm Wiring and Other Commercial Issues
3:25 – 3:30 PM Closing Remarks - CEUs

 

Registration

Be sure to register at least 5 days prior to your chosen event to avoid a $20 late fee. Regular registration is $130.

Easy Online Registration: online registration and payment (accepts both credit card and checks

Paper Registration: Print the event flyer and mail the completed registration form with payment to WI IAEI, 4995 S. Racine Ave., New Berlin, WI 53146-3926.


Job Openings

The position below was brought to our attention as open in October 2019. It closes on November 24, 2019:

Building Inspection Manager
The City of Middleton is recruiting to fill the position of Building Inspection Manager. This position performs skilled inspection and administrative work to enforce compliance with National, State and City building, HVAC, UDC electrical, erosion control, and property maintenance codes and regulations. In addition, this position supervises the State Plan Review activities performed by the department. The Building Inspection Manager serves as the Department Manager for the Building Inspection department and supervises Building Inspectors, the Community Services Manager, and the Community Services Officer. The salary range for this position is $80,109 to $99,525 with a competitive benefits package. To learn more or apply for the position, visit www.ci.middleton.wi.us

Electrical Code Updates

The Department announced implementation dates for the updated electrical code.

  • August 1, 2018: 2017 NEC adopted for commercial structures.
  • August 1, 2018: DSPS may begin accepting applications for registration as an electrical inspection agency. More information will be provided in July 2018.
  • March 1, 2019: Only registered inspection agencies may provide plan review, permit issuance, or inspections.
  • January 1, 2020: 2017 NEC adopted for one- and two-family dwellings.
  • January 1, 2020: Statewide requirements for permits and inspections go into effect.

 

Wisconsin Electrical Advisory Committee

The Wisconsin Electrical Code Advisory Committee has met and Congratulations to Inspector, and our Education Chair, Bill Neitzel for being elected chairman. The committee has looked into the rules for Statewide Electrical Inspections as well as putting forward a revised SPS 316. It looks like we will be going direct to the 2017 edition of the NEC and hope to have adoption by fall of 2018. Anyone with comments or suggestions on items for the new SPS 316 code changes should contact the committee or Bill (BFNeitzel@gmail.com).
2014-08-06 Emergency Rule Registered Master Electricians
+ New Licensing Law
+ Electrical and Lighting Program - Q&A from Winter Updates

 

Q&A from Fall 2015 Seminars
Download Code Panel Questions and Answers from Fall 2015 Training

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Critics say anti-regulatory bent is driving state’s failure to address potential hazards and adopt money-saving advances. Read more

 

Code Panel Question and Answers

IAEI Wisconsin 2015 Code Panel Questions

NOTICE: The answers to these questions are the consensus of Wisconsin Chapter – International Association of Electrical Inspectors – Education Committee. Final approval of actual installations are subject to the interpretation of the Authority Having Jurisdiction and/or the State of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services – Electrical Division

Download Code Panel Questions and Answers