Electrical 2: Grounding

3.5 2 Reviews SKU: AEEGD01CENDuration: 120 Minutes

Grounding is a course designed to familiarize participants with both system grounding and equipment grounding. After completing this course, participants should be able to describe different types of grounding, describe National Electrical Code® (NEC®) requirements associated with system grounding, and describe how to size and install grounding electrode conductors. They should also be able to describe NEC requirements associated with equipment grounding, describe how to size equipment grounding conductors and bonding jumpers, and explain how to make sure that a grounding system is effective.

Course Details


Training Time: 120 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Explain what grounding is.
  • Describe the different types of grounding.
  • Describe the problems of short circuits and ground faults, which are commonly associated with grounding.
  • Describe the parts of and the NEC® grounding requirements for various types of electrical systems.
  • Describe NEC® requirements for grounding electrodes.
  • Describe how to size and install grounding electrode conductors.
  • Describe NEC® requirements for grounding and bonding electrical equipment and enclosures.
  • Describe how to size an equipment grounding conductor.
  • Describe how to size the bonding jumpers for a variety of applications.
  • Describe the importance of an effectively grounded system.
  • Describe NEC® requirements for grounding in different types of systems.
  • Describe what a ground resistance tester is.
  • Describe how a ground resistance tester can be used to test for effective grounds.

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