Course Length = 16 hours
Method of Instruction = Instructor-led discussion/demonstration
Method of Assessment = Written exam
Location = H&N Electric, 4224 E B st. Pasco Wa
When = Contact Us for details
This course is may be attended by Apprentices or Journeymen for Washington State credits. (16 hours / 8 CEUs)
The intent of this class is to equip the practitioner with the skills, knowledge and techniques to identify electrical hazards to properly implement the safety related work practices required by the 2015 edition of NFPA 70E. This class is intended as the first exposure to NFPA 70E and is appropriate for anybody that is involved with electrical work, oversight, program development, hazard mitigation, or work planning. This would include apprentices, electricians, supervision, management, planners, safety officers, and engineers.
Upon completion of training the student will understand how to determine the appropriate safe electrical work practices including the selection of the appropriate PPE and safe work boundaries that will provide an increased level of personal safety in accordance with NFPA-70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace.
EO 1. Identify the training requirements.
EO 2. Discuss proper use of test instruments.
EO 3. Identify the requirements for use of portable electric equipment.
EO 4. Describe how to establish an electrically safe working condition.
EO 5. Explain the hazards associated for electrical shock and arc flash.
EO 6. Identify the required approach boundaries for work on energized electrical conductors or circuit parts.
EO 7. Describe the safe working practices for working on energized electrical conductors or circuit parts.
EO 8. Describe the process for selection of the appropriate PPE.