NCSH 470 Electrical Safe Work Practices and Update to NFPA 70E®

A Keene State College Safety Education Center Course. 

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Course Description: This one day course highlights changes to NFPA 70E® 2015. Significant changes have occurred in the NFPA 70E® 2015 “Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace.” come to the source for your electrical UPDATE on risk and hazard categories, personal protective equipment, and arc flash hazard analysis. Important changes to NFPA 70E® will include an overview of electrical safe work practices associated with NFPA Section 1 and contributing NFPA 70E® annexes for qualified electrical workers. Most of the electrical accidents and injuries in the workplace are the result of unsafe electrical work practices. Employers are required to provide a workplace safe from all recognized electrical hazards. To accomplish this goal an employer must incorporate OSHA 29 CFR 1910 and 1926, as well as best industry practices. This course covers hazards associated with working on or near exposed energized parts and possible safe work practices that could be implemented to reduce or eliminate these hazards. This course provides information from the OSHA regulations, NFPA 70E, and practical discussion of these issues. Student receives a copy of NFPA 70E.
Who should attend?: Management and other qualified workers who require electrical safety update training to keep up with changes to NFPA 70E® 2015.

Days: 1 | Credits: 0.7 CEUs, TCH  |  $285

Course Section Date(s) Location
NCSH-470-N8C August 9, 2017 Hartford, CT
NCSH-470-N10C October 19, 2017 Weymouth, MA