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2023 National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®)


The NESC® sets the ground rules and guidelines for the practical safeguarding of utility workers and the public.


NESC 2023 Courses delivered how you need: 

  • Real-Time Learning (Live Streaming)
  • Live Learning (On-Site)
  • In-company Learning (On-Site or Live Streaming) 

This course series aims to educate power utility professionals on the rules, regulations, and changes in the 2023 edition of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC). Presented by industry leaders who helped write the standard, this course program takes an in-depth look at the NESC and covers the Code in its entirety. Topics discussed include:  NESC Overview; 2023 Updates and Changes; Supply Station Safety; Grounding; Overhead Requirements; and Underground Requirements.


The NESC is updated every five years to account for innovations in technology and new challenges confronted on the field. It is essential that utility workers, regulators, and other related personnel are trained on these changes to ensure their facilities are properly safeguarded.

The courses include the following topics:

  • NESC® 2023: Introduction to Grounding
  • NESC® 2023: Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Electric Supply Stations
  • NESC® 2023: Safety Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Overhead Electric Supply
  • NESC® 2023: Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Underground Electric Supply
  • NESC® 2023: Work Rules for the Operation of Electric Supply and Communications Lines and Equipment

Included with the course:

Participants will receive  materials licensed and provided by IEEE SA.

  • Course program/content in PDF
  • PDF of the 2023 NESC Handbook
  • All courses in Spanish include the 2017 NESC Handbook Premier Edition in Spanish PDF
  • All NESC® 2023 courses give access to NESC 2023: Introduction to the National Electrical Safety Code and the NESC 2023: Rule Changes On Demand Courses via IEEE's Learning Network (ILN)


  • Introduction to the 2023 National Electrical Safety Code
  • Key rule changes in Sections 1, 2, 3, and 9 as well as Parts 1-4
  • Exploring grounding requirements
  • Reviewing the Sections within Parts 1-4



Understand what information is covered in the NESC.

Overview of the changes to the 2023 Edition of the 


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