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Engineering/Geologist CE

Breiseth Hall • (570) 408-5615 (T) • (570) 408-7912 (F) • Email

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Earn your PDH hours with the following courses sponsored by Wilkes University:

November 12, 2014 
9 AM-Noon
Introduction to the NEC
A discussion of the history of the National Electrical Code and how it is interpreted and enforced. It will also provide an overview of how to navigate the code with some common code articles. Organizations such as NFPA, UL, FM, and IEC will be presented and evaluated as they relate to the NEC.
Cost: $85
PDH Hours: 3
This course will be held at The Woodlands Inn & Resort
Registration Deadline: November 7, 2014
November 19, 2014 
9 AM-Noon
Fundamentals of Construction Estimating for Engineers
An introduction to the construction estimating process with an emphasis on takeoff procedures in both a manual and computerized format. Evaluation of concepts such as man-hours, labor productivity, material costs, indirect costs, overhead, and profit. A sample estimate will be prepared from a set of electrical construction drawings.
Instructor: Steve Vidal
Cost: $85
PDH Hours: 3
This course will be held at The Woodlands Inn & Resort
Registration Deadline: November 14, 2014
About the Instructor:
Steve Vidal graduated from Wilkes in 1985 with a BSEE and minor in Physics. He graduated from City University in Seattle in 2004 with an MBA. He is a registered professional engineer in  Pennsylvania, and an FCC licensed amateur radio operator. He holds a master electrician’s license in 
Wilkes-Barre and is president of a small family run electrical construction company that has been in operation since 1940.
Certificates of Completion
A certificate of completion will be given to participants at the conclusion of the course listing the total hours (PDHs) completed.  The baccalaureate programs in Electrical, Mechanical and Environmental Engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.  Wilkes University is a provider of continuing education in Pennsylvania through the State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists.  These hours may count towards the continuing education requirements for license renewal for professional engineers in Pennsylvania.  Please refer to Act 25 for more information.
Courses in our Sustainability program can also be taken for PDH hours.  For more information, visit http://www.wilkes.edu/pages/3436.asp 

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