The 2021 edition of the new NFPA 78 – Guide on Electrical Inspections is now open for Public Input. The closing date is February 14, 2018. This document covers minimum criteria to aid in organizing and conducting electrical inspections, which includes administration, plans review, and field inspection, for new electrical installations and modifications to existing electrical installations in conformance with the AHJ requirements. More details can be found HERE.
The 2021 edition of the new NFPA 1078 – Standard for Electrical Inspector Professional Qualifications is now open for Public Input. The closing date is February 14, 2018. This standard identifies the minimum job performance requirements (JPRs) for electrical inspectors. More details can be found HERE.
The Technical Committee on Electrical Inspection Practices will be holding a First Draft Meeting on February 26-28, 2018 at the Doubletree Hotel Houston Downtown located at 400 Dallas Street, Houston, Texas 77002. The complete revision cycle for the NFPA 78 and 1078 can be accessed at the links provided above.
Contact: Bryan Holland, Bryan.Holland@nema.org