Electrical Code and Law

Why do Electricians need to be licensed before offering their electrical services?

Electricians are required to be licensed for several important reasons, each contributing to public safety, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance within the electrical industry. Here are some key reasons why licensing is important for electricians: Why it is illegal for non-licensed electricians to offer electrician services? It is illegal for non-licensed individuals to offer electrician […]

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Philippine Electrical Code: Its Purpose, who should use it and why do we need to follow the PEC

What is the purpose of the Philippine Electrical Code? The Philippine Electrical Code (PEC) serves as a comprehensive set of standards and guidelines for the design, installation, operation, and maintenance of electrical systems and equipment in the Philippines. It plays a crucial role in ensuring the safety of electrical installations, promoting efficiency, and maintaining a

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The Importance of Following the Philippine Electrical Code

The Philippine Electrical Code, often referred to as the PEC, is a comprehensive set of guidelines and regulations that govern electrical installations and systems in the Philippines. Developed by the Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines (IIEE) in collaboration with various government agencies, the PEC plays a crucial role in ensuring the safety,

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Requirements for Electrical Permit

Electrical Permits Electrical Permit Needed Before Work is Started. Before starting any installation work, alternation, repair or extension on any electrical system, the owners, lessors, operators, occupants, or licensed electrical practitioners shall obtain Electrical Permit for buildings, trailers, mobile homes, or other premises from the Office of the Building Official (OBO), and for watercrafts from

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Philippine Electrical Code Summary

 PHILIPPINE ELECTRICAL CODE ( P E C ) PEC I – Electrical Installation inside buildings. PEC II – Electrical Installation outside buildings. – PEC consists of rules which are intended to make use of electricity safe for person and property. Two (2) categories of PEC rules  1. Mandatory Rules – characterized by the use of

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Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 7920

  Republic of the Philippines Professional Regulation Commission Manila BOARD OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING Board Resolution No. 18 Series of 1995 Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 7920 Pursuant to Section 4(h), Article II of Republic Act No. 7920, otherwise known as “The New Electrical Engineering Law,” the Board of Electrical Engineering hereby

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Lisensya ng Electrician

Anu ang Lisensya ng Electrician? Ang Lisensya ng Electrician dito sa Pilipinas ay Registered Master Electrician PRC License. Isa itong pribilehiyo na ipinagkakalooban sa sino man na nakapasa sa Board Examination na isinasagawa ng Professional Regulation Commission o PRC ng Pilipinas. Para magkaroon ng Lisensyang ito ay kailangan maipasa ang pagsusulit ng Registered Master Electrician

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Is your Company R.A.7920 Compliant? Requirements for the Issuance of Certificate of Compliance

The Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers (IIEE), Inc. conducted a Nationwide Information Drive with their RA7920 Compliance Assessment and Monitoring Committee in Republic Act 7920, New Electrical Engineering Law Enforcement in Electrical Personnel Compliance of R.A. 7920 Article IV, Sundry Provisions Relative to the Practice of Electrical Engineers, Section 33. Personnel Required. The Professional Regulatory Board of

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Philippine Electrical Code Part 1 2017 Edition, New Provisions and Impacts

The Philippine Electrical Code is used nationally as the basis for safeguarding persons, buildings, and its contents from hazards that may arise from the use of electricity. The primary purpose of the Code is to minimize the risk of electricity as a source of electric shock, potential ignition source of fires and explosions. Philippine Electrical Code

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PRC Online Verification

Verifying a Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) License Professional is the best way to know if the person is a Legit and Registered PRC License Holder. Nowadays it is easy for criminals to copy and make fake Identification Cards and use them for their own interests and criminal activities.  Always be aware, ask for a PRC

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