Electrical Safety for Technicians And Supervisors

Introduction

This course describes the hazards of electrical work and basic approaches to working safely. You will learn skills to help you recognize, evaluate, and control electrical hazards. This information will prepare you for additional safety training such as hands-on exercises and more detailed reviews of regulations for electrical work.

It's important that you be familiar with OSHA's electrical standards to help save lives and avoid OSHA citations. Take a look at OSHA's top 10 most cited violations you'll see that electrical safety is listed twice. In fact, over 3600 electrical-related violations were cited by OSHA in 2016.

with electricity. Safety is a very important part of any job. Do it right from the start.

Key Topics

  • Nature of Electricity
  •  Electrical Hazards Evaluation
  • Electrical Safety Model
  •  Controlling Electrical Hazards
  • Assured Equipment Grounding Conductor Program
  •  Hand Tool Safety
  • Power Tool Safety
  •  Lockout/Tagout
  •  Live-work Safe Practices
  • Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) Protection

Target Audience

  • Employee
  • Supervisor
  • Manager