Fundamentals of Electrical Safety and 2021 NFPA 70E

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On Demand Class – Learn Anywhere, Anytime at Your Pace!

  • 2 PDHs | 0.2 CEUs
  • 9 Video Modules
  • Final Quiz – Minimum Passing Score of 70% Required for Continuing Education Credit
  • Take the quiz as many times as you need
  • Certificate of Completion with PDH/CEU Credit
  • No Time Limit
  • Program does NOT expire
  • Store this program in your personal library for future reference
  • Learn about the main elements of electrical safety
  • Group Discounts up to 30% off.  Train your entire staff with this class. Contact us at 800.874.8883

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Fundamentals of Electrical Safety

Online Class Agenda - 2 PDHs / 0.2 CEUs

This 2 hour On-Demand class by Jim Phillips addresses many important electrical safety topics for those that need a quick refresher or an introduction to the fundamentals.

  • 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
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  • 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