Southwestern Section Central Arizona Chapter Meeting

Date: May 8th, 2021
Time: Meeting 7:30 am until 12:30 pm. Breakfast at 7:00
Location: I.E.C. Training Facility, 4625 S. Ash Avenue, Suite J-17, Tempe, 85282

UPDATE – Due to developing concerns with COVID-19, Our decision foremost on what’s in the best interest of attendees’ health and well-being, and directly influenced by the CDC timeline and guidance from federal, state, and local government requirements and guidelines.
We also want to recognize an important consideration: As an organization of electrical professionals, it is essential to keep our members and their communities safe. We all share a professional responsibility to model social distancing and not contribute to the spread of the virus. For those of you whom would like to attend the meeting we will provide the recommended social distancing, protocols in place for sanitation and face masks will be provided if you do not have one. 

Our Education Program: Instructors: Mark Ode retired U.L. trainer, David Yee P.E. , James Hayes P.E. – Understanding Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR)
The Program will provide an introduction to Article 100 definitions for ground fault, ground fault current path, ground fault circuit interrupter, ground fault protection of equipment, interrupting rating, short circuit current rating, available fault current and fault current. We will review Sections 110.9 for interrupting current, 110.10 for withstand ability of circuit component and equipment, 110.16(A)(B) for arc flash hazard marking and service equipment marking with fault current and reaction time of the overcurrent protective device. Also, 110.24 covering available fault current field marking and modifications of the marking will be explained. In addition, a review of the Eaton Bussmann FC2 method of calculations, review of service equipment for bracing and for determining the open time of the overcurrent protective devices.

Electrical installers, electrical engineers, inspectors are invited “Understanding Short Circuit Rating (SCCR)” based on the 2017 NEC. CEU’s will be offered for this program. All members and nonmembers are welcome. Space is Limited! Cost is $15.00 for breakfast pay at the door cash or check.

Registration is also available for the upcoming Northwestern and Southwestern Joint Business Meeting to be held at Reno, Nevada on August 29th to September 2nd, 2021. Register at

Registration for Central Arizona Chapter meeting: Contact
Secretary /Treasurer
Southwestern Section I.A.E.I.
Central Arizona Chapter I.A.E.I.
602-803-6681 wk
602-882-1171 cell