Electrical Safe Work Practices

ELECTRICAL SAFE WORK PRACTICES

Learn All the Requirements for Electrical Safety with Proper OSHA Safety Training (includes NFPA 70E – 2015 Edition)

This electrical safety course is designed for all personnel who work on, around or near any type of electrically energized equipment. Electrical hazards, proper electrical work practices, electrical safety training and procedures, and the safe installation of electrical equipment will be discussed.

You will be introduced to the rules and regulations as required by the OSHA Electrical Safety-Related Work Practices Standard 1910.331-1910.335. Designed to keep workers safe and up-to-date, this course provides life-saving information. It is perfect for those who need refresher training, or those who have had little exposure to proper work practices.

Topics Covered

STANDARDS FOR ELECTRICAL SAFETY
  • OSHA 29 CFR 1910.331-335
  • NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace (2015 Edition)
  • Workplace Safety Programs
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Understanding Electricity
  • Conductors/Insulators
  • Shock and Arc Flash Hazards
  • Safe and Unsafe Current Values
QUALIFIED VS. UNQUALIFIED
  • Required Training
  • Demontration of Knowledge
  • Tools and Methods
NIOSH CASE STUDIES
  • Fatality Assessment
  • Attitudes, Emotions, & Conditions
HAZARD RISK ASSESSMENTS
  • Arc Flash Hazard Assessment
  • Incident Energy Analysis
  • Arc Flash Boundaries
  • Approach Boundaries for Shock Protection (Limited and Prohibited)
  • Clearance Distances
  • Equipment Labeling
WORK INVOLVING ELECTRICAL HAZARDS
  • Justification
  • Permits
  • Exemptions
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE)
  • Arc-Rated Clothing
  • Hazard Risk Categories
  • Voltage Rated Gloves and Tools
REDUCING ELECTRICAL HAZARDS
  • Fuses
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Grounding
  • GFCI
METER SAFETY
  • Selection and Use
  • Category Rating
ENERGY CONTROL PROGRAM
  • Lockout/Tagout

NOTE: Earning CEU Credit

Professionals should consult their association or regulating body prior to registering for this training course to ensure acceptance as part of their professional development. Lewellyn requires advanced notice when CEU’s are necessary to cover any additional cost that may be incurred.