July 30, 2020

Don’t Procrastinate: Colorado Electrical CEU & License Renewal On Schedule for September

With just two months to go until the September deadline for Colorado electrical license renewal in September, contractors still have time to fulfill Colorado, Wyoming, or New Mexico electrician license renewal requirements by taking 24 hours of electrical CEU classes now. A minimum of 4 hours of NEC Changes is required and a maximum of 4 hours of Safety Training will qualify. Click here to view all upcoming CEU Classes.

Licenses are required to be renewed every three years coinciding with the release of the updated National Electrical Code. At this time, NEC 2020 will be released in August and the renewal deadline in Colorado remains September 30, 2020.

IECRM CEU classes:

  • Meet the criteria of the Colorado State Electrical Board
  • Are approved for Colorado, Wyoming, and New Mexico electrician continuing education
  • Are competitively-priced
  • Are all available online
  • Earn your certificate of completion after you successfully complete the class
  • Note: several IECRM CEU classes are now hybrid, with a limited number of in-class seats at the Northglenn and Ft. Collins campuses, and the balance online. 

CEU: Grounding and Bonding
(4 or 8 hours CEU credit)

This class provides an overview of Article 250 from the NEC, covering line and load side, grounding and bonding.

CEU: Wiring Methods
(4 or 8 hours CEU credit)

This class provides an overview of Article 300 including different types of installations, raceways, and the new requirements for conductors.

CEU: 2014 NEC Changes Class
(4 or 8 hours CEU credit)

This class will help you understand the newest changes to the NEC (a minimum of 4 hours of NEC Changes is required).

CEU: Theory and Calculations
(4 or 8 hours CEU credit)

This class provides an overview of Code Calculations and Ohm’s Law based on the NEC.


CEU: License Exam Prep Class
(20 hours CEU credit)

IECRM offers a six-week course, held on Wednesday nights, for apprentice electricians preparing to take the Colorado RW (Residential Wireman), JW (Journeyman Electrician), or ME (Master Electrician) licensing exam. This course is also Wyoming-approved.

CEU: Advanced Motor Controls
(16 hours CEU credit)

Advanced Motor Controls is an expert-level class that will help you fine-tune your motor controls troubleshooting skills. Motor controls are a very specific skill that has a tremendous demand in the marketplace. This detailed course reinforces the knowledge of industrial process control, diagram, hands-on motor control skills, PLR & PLC programming.

(4 hours CEU credit)

This class focuses on the latest NFPA 70e arc flash electrical safety standard that addresses arc flash electrical safety requirements for employee workplaces that are necessary for the practical safety of employees.

 Click here to view all upcoming CEU classes


Have Specific Questions about CEU’s or License Renewal?

Please contact the Colorado Department of Regulatory Affairs (DORA) with your specific questions.

  • Please visit the DORA website to read all details, dates, and instruction
    • Call DORA at (303) 894-2363 (have your license number ready)
    • Email DORA at