NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
This course discusses the hazards of working on or near live electrical parts or conductors and how employees must protect themselves from shock, arc-flash and arc-blast if exposed to live electrical parts or conductors.
At the end of this course, the student should be able to:
- Understand the purposes of the standard and why it is important from OSHA’s perspective to prevent injury or death.
- Electrical Principles and Hazards
- Shock, Arc-Flash, Arc-Blast
- OSHA & NFPA 70E Connection
- Safety Related Work Practices
- Approach Boundaries for Shock Protection
- Arc Flash Boundary
- Training, Qualified and Unqualified Persons
- Establishing an Electrically Safe Work Condition
- Work Involving Electrical Hazards
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Safety Related Maintenance Requirements
- Safety Special Equipment