NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Discusses the hazards of working on or near live electrical parts or conductors and how participants 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