Florida Continuing Education Requirements and NEC Adoption
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Florida Continuing Education Requirements and NEC Adoption

Adopted Electrical Code

NEC-2014
effective December 31, 2017

Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
2601 Blair Stone Road
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1027
(850) 487-1824

Quick Fact: The state of Florida is currently reviewing and processing an adoption of the NEC-2017 with an enforcement date of December 31, 2020. (Send us an update):


License Renewal & CEU Requirements

Building Code Administrators & Inspectors, Plans Examiner

HOURS REQUIRED:  14
CODE-RELATED: 2
RENEWAL CYCLE: Biennial
(Odd-numbered years)
RENEWAL DATE: 11/30
 
Units of time — Of the 14 required hours, the specific requirements are:
a minimum of 2 hours must be in accessibility
a minimum of 2 hours in Florida law and rules
a minimum of 1 hour in ethics.

Electrical Contractors

HOURS REQUIRED:  14
CODE-RELATED: 7
RENEWAL CYCLE: Biennial 
(Even-numbered years)
RENEWAL DATE: 8/31
Units of time — Of the 14 required hours, the specific requirements are:
7 hours technical
1 hour workers’ compensation
1 hour workplace safety
1 hour business practices
1 hour Florida Building Code advanced module course
1 hour Florida Laws & Rules
2 hours false alarm prevention (for all certified and registered alarm contractors and certified electrical contractors who perform alarm work), remaining hours general credit.
For additional licensing information, please contact the state board or local jurisdiction in which you reside.
Courses for Florida:

No courses are currently available online.

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