Significant hazards exist to both personnel and equipment with generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The proper use of safety equipment, knowledge of electrical hazards, and knowledge of how to respond in the event of an electrical incident are absolutely critical for all essential qualified electrical workers.
This electrical safety program will provide the student with the information needed to comply with the latest OSHA standards and NFPA 70E requirements. The purpose of this course is to provide staff personnel an understanding of the hazards associated with working on or around electricity and to identify the most effective ways to minimize the risks associated with the hazards. The focus is incorporating lessons learned from classroom and permitting the students the opportunity to demonstrate safety and troubleshooting principles.