This course trains on the mandated requirements of OSHA 1910.331(a): Covered work by both qualified and unqualified persons. The provisions of 1910.331 through 1910.335 cover electrical safe work practices for employees who are exposed to and perform work on energized electrical conductors and circuit parts within the limited approach boundary or interacts with equipment where an increased likelihood of injury from an exposure to electrical hazards exist.
Key lessons learned by the qualified or unqualified worker are to recognize the regulations set forth in OSHA 29 CFR Part 1910, Subpart S Electrical and to implement the standards in NFPA 70E “Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace”. In the Arc Flash Electrical Safety Training the qualified or unqualified worker will have learned how to perform safe electrical work practices, understand shock protection hazards & boundaries, understand arc flash hazards & boundaries, and proper PPE selection based on incident energy analysis or the PPE category method.
This course is designed for any employees who work on or near energized electrical conductors and circuit parts operating at voltages equal to or greater than 50 volts.