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NFPA 70E Electrical Safety: Includes 2024 Updates (Virtual or In Person – St. Louis Park, MN)

May 15 , 8:00 am - 11:00 am

NFPA 70E, or the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace, is a comprehensive set of guidelines and best practices designed to protect workers from electrical hazards.

This standard addresses the specific risks associated with electrical systems and equipment, aiming to reduce the potential for electrically related incidents, such as shock, electrocution, arc flash and arc blast.

The NFPA 70E course is an essential training program that educates workers, electrical professionals and employers on the safe work practices and procedures necessary to maintain a safe work environment when dealing with electrical systems.

This course will cover the following:

Discuss how to complete a risk assessment.
Explain hazard identification.
Identify proper selection and use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
Review and explain proper lockout/tagout procedures.
Describe electrical safety principles.
Calculate Arc flash boundaries.

Participants in the NFPA 70E course will gain a deeper understanding of electrical safety requirements, the importance of compliance with relevant regulations and the significance of implementing proactive safety measures in electrical work environments.

By completing this class, individuals will be better equipped to prevent accidents and injuries, promote an electrical safety culture and ensure the well-being of personnel involved in electrical operations.

Overall, the NFPA 70E course serves as a crucial resource for promoting electrical safety awareness and creating a safer working environment for all personnel engaged in activities related to electrical systems and equipment.

Virtual

Sioux Falls, SD United States