Basic Electrical Safety

Overview The Basic Electrical Safety course is designed for Non-Electrical Workers.This trainingmodule meets OSHA guidelines fortraining and awareness pertaining topractical safeguarding of employeesin their workplace. This informationis applicable to all electricequipment and installations used toprovide electric power and light foremployee workplaces.
Duration/Length 2 Hours
Target Audience Employees who work around electrical equipment and installations, but do not directly perform typical electrician or maintenance tasks.
CFR Reference 29 CFR 1910: SUBPART “S”, 29 CFR 1926 SUBPART “K”
Pre-requisites None
Course Format Classroom
Course Objectives • The description of basic principles of electricity
• Typical electrical hazards and the types of injuries they can cause
• Protective measures for avoiding personal injury from electrical hazard
• General rules for responding to an electrical emergency