Seminars & Events

The Electric League of Maryland continuing education courses provide training and professional development for a wide spectrum of individuals within the electrical industry. Our knowledgeable instructors — including master electricians, contractors, electrical engineers, estimators and inspectors — contribute their expertise and valuable experiences to the numerous topics covered in our courses. The courses are held in several locations within the Baltimore Metropolitan area. The list of upcoming continuing education courses and instructor bios can be found on the side of each page.

Upcoming Seminars:
Click here for our most current list of upcoming seminars.


About The Instructors:


James Gernhart, Master Electrician

James is a Licensed Maryland State Fire Marshall Electrical Code Inspector, ICC Residential and Commercial Electrical Code Inspector and a retired Superintendent of Electrical Inspections City of Baltimore. In his over 30 years of experience as an instructor, he has taught apprenticeship classes for the BCJAP Apprenticeship Program and inspection classes for the City of Baltimore DHCD Electrical Inspectors. James brings valuable experience to the classroom from every aspect of commercial and residential construction.

Brett Warner, Master Electrician

Brett had worked for several local electrical contractors before joining the Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) in 1989. Since he has worked for multiple departments including: Underground Lines, Relay Control and Data Acquisition, Metering & Installation (M&I) and Strategic Customer Engineering-Customer Substations. Currently, Brett is the I&C Meter Inspector for Baltimore City in M&I, serves on the Maryland State Board of Master Electricians and has held his State of Maryland Master License since 1997.

John Woodall, Master Electrician

With over 40 years of involvement in the Electrical industry, John has been a Master Electrican since 1971 and has been instructing electrical training courses since 1990, when he held the position of instructor at ABC. John is also affiliated with multiple electrical associations where he has held several prestigious positions. John now serves on Maryland State Board of Master Electricians.


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