OSHA Electrical Safety-Related Work Practices (OSHAESRWP)

OSHA Electrical Safety-Related Work Practices

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course is intended for any construction, industrial or commercial personnel that work on or around electrical equipment operating at 50 volts or more. It assists in meeting the OSHA mandated training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.331-.335 for “qualified” and “unqualified” personnel. This course focuses on OSHA’s electrical standards, which are written to protect employees exposed to dangers such as electric shock, arc flash, and explosions.

The course delivers a thorough understanding of OSHA electrical safety requirements, as they apply to your facility, is essential for minimizing electrical accidents and ensuring compliance. While electrical hazards are not the leading cause of workplace injuries and accidents, they are disproportionately fatal and costly.

This course is available in Spanish.

NUMBER
259
DURATION
2 days
SCHEDULE
8:00am - 4:30pm, On-Site Only
INVOLVEMENT
Lecture
 
CREDITS
1.6 CEUs
TUITION
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WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is intended for any construction, industrial and commercial personnel that work on or around electrical equipment operating at 50 volts or more. This course assists in meeting the OSHA mandated training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.331-.335 for both “qualified” and “unqualified” personnel.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • Explain the hazards of electricity and effects
  • Interpret applicable regulations
  • Perform hazardous energy control as required by OSHA for industrial facilities
  • Use safe work practices for work on or around industrial electrical equipment and overhead lines
  • Select appropriate personal protective equipment for a variety of applications
  • Apply the general requirements of electrical regulations and standards to establish an electrically safe work environment

CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

This course is an option for our required Low-Voltage Circuit Breaker Technician Certification Program.