Industrial Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E Training (1 Day)

Length: 8 Hour

This course is designed as an overview of OSHA and National Electric Code requirements for industrial electrical systems, installations and equipment from a safety perspective. Topics covered include hazardous location of equipment, ground fault circuit interrupters, single- and three-phase systems and electrical hazard recognition.

Industrial Electrical Safety

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910, Subpart S, NFPA 70 and NFPA 72

Audience:

Employees who work around or directly with industrial electrical systems and their management.

Course Objectives: (Upon completion of this course, students should be able to):

  • Recognize electrical hazards
  • Understand electrical safety issues related to hazardous substances and locations
  • Be able to reference OSHA electrical standards in< general industry regulations

Course Topics:

  • OSHA and NEC overviews (1 hour)
  • Basic industrial electricity: typical equipment (1 hour)
  • Single- and three-phase systems (2 hours)
  • Hazardous locations (2 hours)
  • Safety-related work practices (1 hour)
  • Electrical Hazard Recognition (1 hour)
Industrial Electrical Safety