Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - South Dakota Electrical Commission

Continuing Education

Instructor Application
Continuing Education Requirements
Continuing Education Opportunities
Related South Dakota Administrative Rules
SD Electrical Council Chapters

Online Continuing Education Application

Instructor Application

If you are interested in presenting a continuing education course, use the Instructor and Course Application form (in Adobe .pdf format*). Courses are approved on a date basis only.

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Continuing Education Requirements

To renew your license (every even year) you must have at least 16 hours of continuing education. Eight hours must be code-related. The remaining eight hours may be non-code.

A reminder - You may only attend one eight [8] hour online class during the current renewal period. After completing the online class, send a copy of your certificate of completion to the Commission office.

The South Dakota Electrical Commission will no longer provide the annual three hour code classes.

Continuing Education Opportunities

Pre-Approved Training Providers

For dates and locations of classes,
please contact the contact person for the training provider.

These providers are valid through August 15, 2018

Training Provider
Contact Person
Phone Number
Type of Class
1 Attempt Mike Melvin 877.724.6150 Online
180 Degree Education Brett Hallongren 877.669.0766 Online Mohamed Itratullah 515.236.5475 Online
@Home Prep Joshua Purvis 800.952.0910 Online
American Electrical Institute Mark Newcomer 855.780.5046 Online/Correspondence
AnytimeCE Ben Engelking 425.778.2510 Online
Arne Electro-Tech Seminars Steve Arne
Rapid City
605.342.9088 Classroom
A & A Electric, Inc.

Matthew Hermanson

Ft. Dodge, IA

515.576.5037 Classroom

All Star Training

Michelle Barham 817.385.1136 Online
TPC Trainco Nicola Donaven 303.531.4560 Classroom
BBF Code Seminars Dan Frohberg 402.371.6158 Classroom
BHPL Keith Gade 605.721.2204 Classroom

Kevin Booker Code Classes

South Dakota

Kevin Booker 605.728.3903 Classroom
BlueVolt Brooke Parker 503.223.2583 Online
BoBo Technologies Krista Bobo 719.488.2632 Classroom
Certified Training Institute Josh Francis 844.842.8272 Online
CEU Authority, LLC, The Audrey Pins 515.333.1293 Classroom
CEU Solutions Matthew Hermanson 515.576.5037 Classroom
Dakota Code Classes Daniel Larson 605.252.8981 Classroom
Dakota's & Western MN JATC Mark Wasfaret 701.293.1300 Classroom
EC & M Workplace Learning Center
Overland Park, Kansas
Kim Good 913.967.1865 Classroom
ECSTI - Certified Training Institute Ellen Musser 800.727.7104 Online

Education Power

Continuing Electrical Education [EPCEE]


Robert Webber 402.612.2949 Classroom
e-Hazard Management, LLC

Nancy Lewis

General Manager





Elite CEU, Inc. Kaleb Brashear 866.566.5512 Online
Enterprise Safety, LLC Arthur Fedie 715.672.4260 Classroom/Webinar

Global Safety Company LLC

Rocky Clark
Chris Chase

Tom Dorsey

Joshua Purvis

800.952.0910 Online
Industrial Trailers of America, Inc. Bonnie Leana 717.227.8030 Classroom

Interstates Construction Services, Inc.


Lowell Reith 712.722.1660 ext 179 Classroom
Iowa Chapter IAEI Jerry DePenning 319.377.1076 Classroom
Iowa Electrical Apprenticeship Ron Pinegar 515.224.4349 Classroom
Instrument Technologies Philip Custer 208.376.4502 Online
Inspector's View Mike Livingston 605.843.2024 Classroom

JCR Productions Inc

Mooresville NC

Carol Rodriquez 704.360.4323 Classroom Online Correspondence
Jade Learning Amy Bonilla 800.443.5233 Online
Johnstone Supply - Iowa Steve Pins 515.650.0186 Classroom
Lake Area Tech Steve Hauck 605.882.5284 ext 260 Classroom
Lightwave Bryron Cropp 503.915.4345 Online - Classroom
Mike Holt Enterprises

Meghan Roy Holt





Mike Miller Instructional Services

South Dakota

Mike Miller 605.886.8638 Classroom

Minnesota Electrical Association


Clara DeRosier 612.827.6117

Classroom or

Real-time Online

MTI Corporate Education
(Mitchell Tech Institute)
Doug Greenway 605.995.7207 Classroom Charles Clemmens 509.981.5957 Online
National Electrical Seminars Pelham, AL Steven J. Owen 205.567.2735 Classroom
ND State College of Science (NDSCS) Carol Meehan 701.231.6933 Classroom
Northeast Community College - Iowa Dan Frohberg 402.844.7205 Classroom
Northland Electrical Code Seminars - Minnesota Dean Hunter 218.564.NECS Classroom Meredith Douthit 888.405.7849 Online

Powder River Coal

Peabody Western Training Center

Tom Gadsden 307.685.8563



RedVector Ellen Sakamoto 813.425.7372 Online

Reliance Electric

Hildale, UT

Heidi Johnson 435.874.1250 Classroom
SAFE Consulting Services Corp. dba
Adrian Steik 888.660.1333 Online
Tom Kelly Continuing Education Tom Kelly 605.290.2121 Classroom

Lawrenceville, GA

Randy Craps 404.939.3812 Online

Western Dakota Tech Institute

South Dakota

Patsy Schmidt 605.718.2410 Classroom
Western Iowa Tech Richard Moon 712.274.8733 ex1279 Classroom
Wichita Electrical JATC [WEJATC) 
Tony Naylor        316.264.9231     


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Related South Dakota Administrative Rules

South Dakota Administrative Rules list the following education requirements:

20:44:17:01 - Continuing Education Requirements

20:44:17:02 - Requirements for counting credit

20:44:17:03 - Course work allowable

20:44:17:04 - Criteria for granting continuing education course credit

20:44:17:05 - Application for approval of instructor and course offering

20:44:17:06 - Application for credit approval

20:44:17:07 - Course change/late approval

20:44:17:08 - Suspension, revocation, or denial of course approval

20:44:17:09 - Auditing

20:44:17:10 - Continuing education certificate of attendance

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South Dakota Electrical Council Chapters

SD Electrical Council Chapters

Call the contact person for your area
for times and dates of up-coming meetings.
Hub Chapter Aberdeen Tony Simon
Brookings/Watertown Chapter Brookings/Watertown

Don DeGreef

Huron Chapter Huron Carl Maas
Oahe Chapter Pierre
Black Hills Chapter Rapid City Steve Arne
Sioux Chapter Sioux Falls Mike Fisher












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Marcia Hultman, Secretary
123 W. Missouri Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501-4505
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184