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Alabama Continuing Education Requirements and NEC Adoption
Adopted Electrical Code
effective July 1, 2016
Alabama Building Commission
Alabama does not have a statewide standard, as the adopted code only applies to state buildings, schools, hotels, and motion picture studios. Here are a few of the local jurisdictional adoptions (Send us an update):
License Renewal & CEU Requirements
Electrical Contractors Board
HOURS REQUIRED: 14
RENEWAL CYCLE: Biennial
RENEWAL DATE: Quarterly [March 30; June 30; September 30; December 30]
Units of time — Contact Hours. Of the 14 continuing education (CE) hours due biennially, 7 hours must be related to the NEC. The additional 7 must be industry related. Renewals are staggered quarterly every year: March 30; June 30; September 30; and December 30. Verify your renewal date directly with the board.
Electrical Inspectors — On or after December 31, 2011, it shall be unlawful for a person to perform electrical installations without being licensed as an electrical contractor by the State of Alabama. Licensed electrical contractors and provisional electrical contractors are required to obtain 14 continuing education hours during a two year period.
Reciprocates — Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia
For additional licensing information, please contact the state board or local jurisdiction in which you reside.
Courses for Alabama:
No courses are currently available online.