Grounding and Bonding Seminar

Grounding and Bonding Seminar


In this seminar, Wayne Robinson will walk you through the often confusing NEC rules for Electrical Grounding and Bonding to ensure long-term safety and reduced maintenance. Based on the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC).

10 Contact Hours: This course qualifies for 10 Credit Hours towards CEUs (Continuing Education Units) in DE, MD, VA and the following MD counties: Cecil (5), Harford, Prince George’s, Queen Anne and Wicomico.


This seminar utilizes Wayne Robinson’s Grounding and Bonding 2014 NEC Seminar Book (provided) and the 2014 NEC (not provided).


You can purchase the 2014 NEC Softbound Edition for a special seminar rate of $85!


Topics Covered

• Effective ground-fault current path, low impedance path
• Connections of Grounding and Bonding Equipment
• System Grounding Connection
• Load-side grounding connections prohibited
• Routing of grounded conductors and sizing of parallel conductors
• Main and system bonding jumper
• Separately derived systems
• Building or Structures supplied by feeders or branch circuits
• Grounding electrode system
• Resistance of rod, pipe and plate electrodes
• Securing and protection against physical damage
• Service raceways and enclosures


Who Should Attend?

• Supervisors & Safety Managers
• Maintenance Personnel
• Engineers
• Electricians
• Qualified Workers


About the Instructor

Wayne H. Robinson is a retired Chief Electrical Inspector and former supervisor for the Electrical Engineering Department in Prince George’s County, Maryland. He holds multiple International Code Council Certifications for Electrical Inspections and Plan review. Wayne is a Master Electrician in Maryland and the District of Columbia, and has instructed numerous NEC Code courses over the past 30 years at local community colleges, trade organizations and local governments. He holds multiple US patents on grounding devices and has published books on Electrical Calculations, Illustrated Guide for Electricians and Inspectors, Grounding, Motor Calculations and Swimming Pool Bonding. Wayne is a current member of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) and the Maryland Uniformed Electrical Licensing and Examination Committee (MUELEC).