Higher Education

Master Electrician’s Review: Based on the National Electrical Code® 2011, 7th Edition

  • Richard E. Loyd
  • ISBN-10: 1439059608  |  ISBN-13: 9781439059609
  • 400 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2008, 2005, 2003
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $49.50

About

Overview

Get your students on the fast track to becoming licensed master electricians with this must-have book that combines realistic practice questions, in-depth answers, and conceptual background information to form the perfect exam review resource! Expanded and updated to reflect the 2011 edition of the National Electrical Code®, the book takes on the same clear, straightforward approach that made previous editions so popular. It engages students by inviting them to examine specific topics on the master electrician licensing exam in detail — from general wiring methods and branch circuits, to special conditions and communications systems. Although broad in scope, content is concise and to-the-point, so your students will never feel lost or overwhelmed. Additional updates to this 7th edition include more detailed explanations of the answers to practice questions, providing for a better understanding of the subject. Whether your students need an all-in-one exam preparation guide or simply a convenient reference that can be used to solve the challenges of today's most complex electrical installations, MASTER ELECTRICIAN'S REVIEW: BASED ON THE NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE® 2011 will provide it all. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Features and Benefits

  • Questions about NEC®-related topics require students to cite specific code references, providing practice in using the NEC 2011®, plus familiarity with the new code requirements.
  • An introduction to examinations, national testing organizations, and approved testing laboratories is included to acquaint readers with all aspects of master electrician licensure.
  • Chapter-end questions are styled like the ones on licensing exams, allowing students to identify topics they've mastered, and pinpoint those that require further study.
  • Practice tests mimic actual licensing exams; familiarizing students with standard exam formats, helping them assess their readiness, and building their confidence.

What's New

  • Content and practice questions are updated to reflect the 2011 National Electrical Code®.
  • More detailed explanations for the answers provided will give students a better grasp on the correct answer and why it is the correct answer.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

National Electrical Code 2011  (ISBN-10: 0877659141 | ISBN-13: 9780877659143)

Safe, efficient, code-compliant electrical installations are made simple with the latest publication of this widely popular resource. Like its highly successful previous editions, the National Electrical Code® 2011 softcover version combines solid, thorough, research-based content with the tools you need to build an in-depth understanding of the most important topics. New to the 2011 edition are articles including first-time Article 399 on Outdoor, Overhead Conductors with over 600 volts, first-time Article 694 on Small Wind Electric Systems, first-time Article 840 on Premises Powered Broadband Communications Systems, and more. The National Electrical Code® is adopted in all 50 states, and is an essential reference for those in or entering careers in electrical design, installation, inspection, and safety. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $95.00  | CengageBrain Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.25

National Electrical Code 2011 Handbook  (ISBN-10: 0877659168 | ISBN-13: 9780877659167)

Safe, efficient, code-compliant electrical installations are made simple with the latest publication of this widely popular resource. Like its highly successful previous editions, the NEC® 2011 Handbook combines solid, thorough, research-based content with the tools your students need to build an in-depth understanding of the most important topics. It provides the full text of the updated code regulations alongside expert commentary from code specialists, offering code rationale, clarifications for new and updated rules, and practical, real-world advice on how to apply the code. New to the 2011 edition are articles including first-time Article 399 on October, Overhead Conductors with over 600 volts, first-time Article 694 on Small Wind Electric Systems, first-time Article 840 on Premises Powered Broadband Communications Systems, and more. This winning combination has created a valuable reference for your students who seek careers in electrical design, installation, inspection, and safety. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $180.00  | CengageBrain Price = $180.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $135.00

Student Supplements

National Electrical Code 2011  (ISBN-10: 0877659141 | ISBN-13: 9780877659143)

Safe, efficient, code-compliant electrical installations are made simple with the latest publication of this widely popular resource. Like its highly successful previous editions, the National Electrical Code® 2011 softcover version combines solid, thorough, research-based content with the tools you need to build an in-depth understanding of the most important topics. New to the 2011 edition are articles including first-time Article 399 on Outdoor, Overhead Conductors with over 600 volts, first-time Article 694 on Small Wind Electric Systems, first-time Article 840 on Premises Powered Broadband Communications Systems, and more. The National Electrical Code® is adopted in all 50 states, and is an essential reference for those in or entering careers in electrical design, installation, inspection, and safety. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $95.00  | CengageBrain Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.25

National Electrical Code 2011 Handbook  (ISBN-10: 0877659168 | ISBN-13: 9780877659167)

Safe, efficient, code-compliant electrical installations are made simple with the latest publication of this widely popular resource. Like its highly successful previous editions, the NEC® 2011 Handbook combines solid, thorough, research-based content with the tools you need to build an in-depth understanding of the most important topics. It provides the full text of the updated code regulations alongside expert commentary from code specialists, offering code rationale, clarifications for new and updated rules, and practical, real-world advice on how to apply the code. New to the 2011 edition are articles including first-time Article 399 on October, Overhead Conductors with over 600 volts, first-time Article 694 on Small Wind Electric Systems, first-time Article 840 on Premises Powered Broadband Communications Systems, and more. This winning combination has created a valuable reference for students who seek careers in electrical design, installation, inspection, and safety. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $180.00  | CengageBrain Price = $180.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $135.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Richard E. Loyd

Richard E. Loyd is a nationally known author and consultant specializing in the National Electrical Code® and the model building codes. He is President of his own firm R & N Associates Inc. located in Sun Lakes, Arizona. He also serves as a code expert at 35 to 40 meetings per year at the International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) meetings through out the United States. Mr. Loyd represented the NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) is also a member of the Electrical Inspectors Association and serves as the Vice-Chair of the Electrical Section of the National Fire Protection Association.