NFPA 70E Arc Flash for Qualified Employees

Overview This is the course for companies needing to formally train employees on the electrical safety requirements contained in OSHA and NFPA 70E standards. This course provides you with an understanding of the requirements outlined by the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) 70E for electrical safety in the workplace. You will be able to use this knowledge to improve safety for your employees on NFPA 70E safety standards. This course is designed for supervisors, electrical engineers, electricians, electronic equipment assemblers, industrial machine operators, mechanics, maintenance personnel, safety coordinators and management personnel
Duration/Length 6 Hours
Target Audience This course is designed for supervisors, electrical engineers, electricians, electronic equipment assemblers, industrial machine operators, mechanics, maintenance personnel, safety coordinators and management personnel
CFR Reference NFPA 70E, OSHA 1926 Subpart K, OSHA 1910 Subpart S
Pre-requisites None. Electrical experience is beneficial
Course Format Classroom
Course Objectives • Introduction, outline, and provision for practice operation
• NFPA 70E introduction and basic concepts
• The relationship between NFPA 70E and OSHA
• General requirements for electrical safety-related work practices
• How to establish an electrically safe work environment
• How to work on or near live parts
• Safety-related maintenance requirements
• Safety requirements for special equipment
• The installation of safety requirements
• Training requirements
• NFPA 70E integration with lockout-tagout procedures
• Using the NFPA 70 E Task Lists
• Labeling requirements in NFPA 70E and NEC
• Energized work permitting