Georgia Continuing Education Requirements and NEC Adoption
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Georgia Continuing Education Requirements and NEC Adoption

Adopted Electrical Code

effective January 1, 2018

Georgia Codes Advisory Board
Department of Community Affairs
60 Executive Park South, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-2231
(404) 679-4840
(406) 841-2300

Quick Fact: The DCA formed a new task force to review and update NFPA 70 from the NEC-2017 to the NEC-2020. Meetings were held in Fall 2019 and continued into the New Year. Based on the state’s past three-year code cycles, it will likely be effective on January 1, 2021. (Send us an update):

License Renewal & CEU Requirements

Georgia Construction Industry Licensing Board
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217
Local (478) 207-2440
Toll Free (844) 753-7825

Electrical Contractor


RENEWAL DATE: Licensure date
Units of timeContact Hours. Four of the eight hours must be taken annually. Categories for Code-Update courses include:
Codes and standards;
Business law, insurance, and finance;
Safety and OSHA compliance;
Materials and installation methods; and/or
Theoretical content related to scientific knowledge for the practice of electrical contracting.
For additional licensing information, please contact the state board or local jurisdiction in which you reside.
Courses for Georgia:

No courses are currently available online.

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