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Electrical Safety and the NFPA 70E - April 23, 2015

  • 04/23/2015
  • Location: Springfield, IL

This course provides an overview of the use and arrangement of the NFPA 70E-2012 Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace. Participants will discuss the significant revisions within the 2012 edition, as well as electrical hazards, guidelines to energized vs. de-energized work and decision making. Topics will also include understanding and applying effective lockout/tag-out procedures, selection and application of appropriate PPE and the supervisor’s responsibility for jobsite safety.

Following this class, participants will be able to:

  • Identify concepts and requirements contained in NFPA 70E-2012
  • Describe the generally recognized hazard of electrical work
  • Discuss the needed personal protective equipment within arc flash and arc blast boundaries
  • Discuss potential electrical hazards in the workplace
  • Explain the supervisor’s responsibility to jobsite safety

Duration: Full-day

CE Hours: 6 Hours

Instructors: Michael J. Johnston; NECA or James T. Dollard Jr.; Philadelphia Electrical JATC

Note: Due to the materials provided, this course is $425 per person or a flat rate of $5,000 plus $156 per person.

Registration for this course is not available online. 
Contact the Illinois Chapter to Register, Lisa Bisch 217.585.9500.

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