ONLINE Instructor- Led NFPA 70E Low Voltage and High Voltage Qualified Worker

Overview

This instructor led online 8-hour low voltage qualified course focuses on electrical safety training for employees who work on 600V and below.  Based on the 2018 NFPA 70E, this online safety course will help you and your employees stay compliant with OSHA regulations and provide updates from the 2015 NFPA 70E to the 2018 version.

In addition, this course will feature a further 8-hour high voltage course. In this training, attendees learn what it means to be High Voltage qualified and what electrical tasks may only be performed by a qualified person.

* Students must have a computer with webcam & microphone capability to successfully complete this interactive course *

Objectives

On successful completion attendees will gain an understanding of the latest guidelines and regulations from NFPA 70E and OSHA.  This online safety training will also provide knowledge on best work practices in electrical safety and how to apply them in real-world situations.

Agenda

This ONLINE Instructor-Led Low Voltage portion of the course will cover the following topics:

  • Electrical Safety Facts & Risks
  • Government Regulations & Standards
  • Shock Hazards and Protection Strategies
  • Arc Flash Hazards and Protection Strategies
  • Arc Rated PPE
  • Job Planning
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Related Work Practices

In our High Voltage Training class you will learn the following:

  • Regulations related to being HV Qualified and working safely, including OSHA 1910.269
  • Safe practices working on or near energized equipment
  • Live line work, tools and equipment
  • Mobile equipment and electrical hazards
  • De-energized testing
  • Creating a safe work zone (tape in/tape out)
  • Public safety (limited approach) boundaries
  • Minimum approach distance
  • When is it live-line work
  • What tasks do not require a live-line permit
  • Testing and verifying equipment is de-energized
  • Why you must ground
  • Field testing requirements
  • Demonstrate your proficiency of HV skills for our engineer/lineman

Assessment

At the end of this online training course, delegates will be required to complete a multiple-choice test.  In order to receive a certificate of completion students are required to achieve a pass rate of 70% or higher.

Who Should Attend?

  • Safety directors
  • Electrical contractors
  • Maintenance electricians
  • Linemen
  • Owners and managers
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