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 Post subject: NEW 2 Hour Fundamentals of Electrical Safety Class-NFPA 70E
PostPosted: Mon Jun 14, 2021 9:12 am 
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Forum sponsor, Brainfiller.com has added a 2 hour On-Demand class:

Fundamentals of Electrical Safety - NFPA 70E

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This class by Jim Phillips addresses many important electrical safety topics for those that need a quick refresher or an introduction to the fundamentals. The On-Demand format enables you the ability to study anytime - anywhere. The program contains 9 video modules, final quiz, continuing education certificate and 2 PDHs/0.2 CEUs of continuing education credit.

Module 1: Introduction to Electrical Hazards
Shock/Electrocution
Arc Flash Hazard
Video – Switchboard Arc Flash Test
Blast Pressure
Ultraviolet Light
Sound Pressure
1.2 calories/centimter2
Onset of Second-Degree Burn

Module 2: Electrical Safety Terminology
Exposed vs. Interaction
Condition of Maintenance
Qualified Person
Shock Hazard
Working Distance
Inspection –
Electrocution Investigation
Video – Uninsulated Tool and Arc Flash Test

Module 3: Risk Control | Electrically Safe Work Condition
Hierarchy of Risk Controls
Job Safety Planning
Checklist
Establishing an Electrically Safe Work Condition
Incident Investigations (What Happened?)

Module 4: Shock Risk Assessment
Energized Electrical Work Permit
Steps of Shock Risk Assessment
Estimate Likelihood and Severity (New for 2021)
Limited Approach Boundary
Restricted Approach Boundary
Approach Boundaries Table

Module 5: Arc Flash Risk Assessment
Arc Flash Investigation – Permanent Disability
General Requirements
Estimate Likelihood of Occurrence of an Arc Flash
Normal vs. Abnormal Equipment Condition
Operation of Device for First Time (New for 2021)
Arc Flash Boundary

Module 6: Incident Energy Analysis Method
Working Distance
Incident Energy Analysis PPE Selection Tables
PPE up to 12 cal/cm2
PPE greater than 12 cal/cm2
Additional garments for weather or hi-vis vests
Video – Motor Control Center Arc Flash
Transformer Secondary Blind Spot

Module 7: PPE Category Method
PPE Category Table
PPE Category maximum short circuit current
PPE Category maximum fault clearing time
Example: Determining short circuit current
Example: Determining fault clearing time

Module 8: Arc Flash Labels
Minimum Requirements
Interpreting Labels
Labeling with multiple configurations
Signal Words and Colors

Module 9: PPE Selection
NFPA 70E Requirements
Care of equipment
Hearing Protection
Shock Protection
Insulating Glove Classes and Voltage Ratings
Arc Flash Suit
Face Shield and Balaclava
Arc Flash Hand Protection
Foot Protection
PPE Testing Lab
DC PPE Category Tables


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