Professional Education Course

NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace

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Course Title: NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Program ID: EST 7005P Subject: Safety & Health Training

Sections

Registration DeadlineSection DatesFormat & LocationCEUsFeeStatus
Sep 08, 2014 (Mon)Sep 08, 2014 (Mon) - Sep 08, 2014 (Mon)Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)0.7$245OPEN

NOTICE
Attendees of this course may also be interested in attending OTI 3095: Electrical Standards. -- Click here for information

Meeting Times
Check in at least 30 minutes before the class start time.

  • Monday, September 8, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)

Alternate Rates

  • $15 -- 1-day parking pass for the Global Learning Center parking deck (pick up at check-in).
  • Group discount available for companies that register 3 or more people at the same time.  Click here for the group registration form.

CRN

14088/220415003
Apr 21, 2014 (Mon)Apr 21, 2014 (Mon) - Apr 21, 2014 (Mon)Savannah (Georgia Tech Savannah) (this is an onsite course)0.7$245CANCELLED 

NOTICE
Attendees of this course may also be interested in attending OTI 3095: Electrical Standards. -- Click here for information

Meeting Times
Check in at least 30 minutes before the class start time.

  • Monday, April 21, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)

Alternate Rates

  • Group discount available for companies that register 3 or more people at the same time.  Click here for the group registration form.

CRN

14087/2204S4005

Course Description

Understand the requirements outlined by the NFPA 70E. Use this knowledge to educate your employees on NFPA 70E safety standards. 

NOTICE:  Attendees of this course may also be interested in attending OTI 3095: Electrical Standards.  Click here for information.

Who Should Attend

  • Blue-collar supervisors
  • Electrical engineers
  • Electricians
  • Electronic equipment assemblers
  • Industrial machine operators
  • Mechanics and repairers
  • Maintenance personnel
  • Riggers and roustabouts
  • Stationary engineers
  • Welders
  • Management personnel

How You Will Benefit

  • Improved safety awareness
  • Learn how NFPA 70E requirements affect your facility and personnel
  • Protection from arc flashes and blasts
  • Learn about PPE in order to protect against arc flashes and blasts
  • Training requirements for personnel
  • Learn what it takes to provide a safe work environment for your employees

What Is Covered

  • Introduction to NFPA 70E
  • The relationship between NFPA 70E and OSHA
  • The basic concepts of NFPA 70E

    • Design systems for safety
    • Use of properly related insulated tools
    • Use of PPE, including flame retardant clothing
  • General requirements for electrical safety related work practices
  • Establishing an electrically-safe work environment
  • Model safety program
  • Working on or near live parts

    • Energized electrical work permits
    • Approach boundaries to live parts
    • Flash hazard analysis
    • Other precautions for personnel activities
    • Personal and other protective equipment
  • Safety related maintenance requirements
  • Safety requirements for special equipment
  • Installation safety requirements

Course Administrator

Myrtle Turner

Course Notes

Parking Pass

When you register, you may choose to purchase a parking pass for an additional fee (Atlanta offerings only). The pass is valid for parking in the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center parking deck.