2015 NFPA 70E®: Establishing an Electrically Safe Work Condition
Understand the vital importance of establishing an electrically safe work condition using the 2015 edition of NFPA 70E.
Revised to improve awareness about the potential for shocks and burns, the 2015 NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace® helps you avoid electrical injuries, deaths, and OSHA violations. NFPA®'s self-paced online course covers the elements of an "electrically safe work condition" commonly called lockout/tagout procedures, the principles of lockout/tagout, energy control procedures, and temporary protective grounding.
Establishing an Electrically Safe Work Condition -- Course 3 in the 2015 NFPA 70E Online Training Series -- consists of two lessons that cover the essential steps in lockout/tagout procedures that are used to establish an electrically safe work condition as well as the details of those procedures.
An introduction to electrical safety and the 2015 NFPA 70E, working while exposed to electrical hazards, electrical hazard analysis, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and safety-related maintenance and special equipment are covered in other modules in the Series.
Upon completion you should be able to:
- List the elements of a procedure for establishing an electrically safe work condition
- Identify appropriate techniques for verifying and maintaining an electrically safe work condition
- Explain the principles of lockout/tagout execution and the two forms of control that may be used to establish an electrically safe work condition
- Identify equipment requirements for lockout/tagout and temporary protective grounding
Who Will Benefit:
Anyone concerned with electrical safety including: electrical engineers, safety managers, electricians, electrical contractors, plant managers, facility maintenance personnel, electrical inspectors, risk managers, and project managers.
Continuing Education Credit:
Complete this one-hour course and qualify for 0.1 CEU. Upon successful completion of a course, participants will be prompted to download the CEU certificate directly from the course site.
Please verify applicability with your professional board or organization before registering.