JWCC Business & Industry Training Offering Electrical Maintenance Course

JWCC main campus building
May 3, 2022

JWCC Business & Industry Training Offering Electrical Maintenance Course

 John Wood Community College Workforce Development Center is offering a specialized electrical course. Maintenance NFPA 70E class is offered on Friday, May 6, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The classes are open to the public, no application is necessary, but individuals are required to make a reservation to attend. The classes will take place at JWCC’s Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Quincy.

The eight-hour instructor-led NFPA 70E course provides the participant with an understanding of the new safety standards for electrical safety in the workplace. This course reviews the mandatory safety requirements of NFPA 70E, 2021 Edition. This course is geared to the hands-on person or a manager in charge of electrical safety in general. Topics include hierarchy of electrical safety, lockout/tagout requirements, proper use of PPE, OSHA and NFPA safe work practice requirements. The cost is $195 per person, plus a $90 book fee.

Students should register a minimum of two business days prior to the classes. For more information on these classes or to register, contact the Workforce Development Center at 217-641-4971, or visit https://www.jwcc.edu/programs/workforce/.


John Wood Community College is the educational link between business and community. JWCC collaboratively creates innovative and relevant academic and training programs with business leaders to educate young people and the workforce for today's needs and tomorrow's opportunities. JWCC has centers in Quincy, Pittsfield, Baylis and Mt. Sterling, Illinois. Programs include a comprehensive baccalaureate transfer curriculum, customized business training, career/technical degrees, certificates, and personal enrichment courses.