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NFPA 70E Electrical Safety: Includes 2024 Updates

January 18, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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. Participants in the NFPA 70E course will transcend basic knowledge, gaining a deeper understanding of electrical safety requirements. This includes recognizing the importance of compliance with relevant regulations and appreciating the significance of implementing proactive safety measures in electrical work environments.

Key Learning Objectives:

Risk Assessment (Understanding):

Participants will engage in discussions and demonstrate their understanding of how to complete a comprehensive risk assessment in the context of electrical work environments.
Hazard Identification (Understanding):

The course will require participants to explain hazard identification, promoting their understanding of recognizing potential risks associated with electrical systems.
Proper Selection and Use of PPE (Application):

Through practical application, participants will identify and demonstrate the proper selection and use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in various electrical scenarios.
Lockout/Tagout Procedures (Understanding and Application):

Participants will review and explain lockout/tagout procedures, requiring both an understanding of the principles involved and practical application in simulated scenarios.
Electrical Safety Principles (Understanding):

The course will delve into the principles of electrical safety, ensuring participants can articulate the fundamental concepts underlying safe electrical practices.
Arc Flash Boundaries Calculation (Application):

Participants will engage in the application of knowledge by calculating arc flash boundaries, demonstrating their ability to apply theoretical concepts to practical situations.