Mike Holt

Mike
Holt
NEC Trainer / Consultant,
Mike Holt Enterprises
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Mike earned a masters degree in the Business Administration Program (MBA) from the University of Miami. He earned his reputation as a National Electrical Code (NEC) expert by working his way up through the electrical trade. Formally a construction editor for two different trade publications, Mike started his career as an apprentice electrician and eventually became a master electrician, an electrical inspector, a contractor, and an educator. Since 1975, he has provided custom in-house seminars for groups such as IAEI, NECA, ICBO, IBM, AT&T, Motorola, and the U.S. Navy. Mike has taught more than 1,000 classes on 30 different electrical-related subjects — ranging from alarm installations to exam preparation and voltage drop calculations. He continues to develop seminars, videos, books, and software as well as contributing monthly Code content to EC&M magazine.

Articles
The NEC and Communications Circuits 1
Avoid the most common communications cabling system mistakes by following the requirements found in Art. 800.
Code Q&A: Switch Accessibility
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
Code Q&A: Grounding & Lightning Protection System 4
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
Stumped by the Code? NEC Requirements for Identifying Circuit Conductors and More 1
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
The NEC and Optical Fiber Cable and Raceway Rules
Mastering NEC guidelines with a thorough understanding of Art. 770
Code Q&A: Defining a Class II Location
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
Code Q&A: Classification Rules for Minor Repair Garages 1
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
Emergency Systems and the NEC 3
Emergency systems are lifelines for people, and Art. 700 is based on keeping those lifelines from breaking
Code Q&A: Ground Detectors
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
Code Q&A: Using Circuit Breakers as a Switch
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
NEC Rules for Fire Pumps 8
Understanding the circuit protection requirements of Art. 695 and why they’re different from other parts of the NEC
Stumped by the Code? Requirements for Slash Versus Straight Voltage Rated Breakers and More 1
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
Code Q&A: Co-Locating Feeder and Branch Circuit Conductors 1
Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered
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