This Introduction to NFPA 70E (2021) For All Industries course provides an overview of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards for electrical safety in the workplace. Students will gain intermediate training on topics such as electric shock and arc flash hazards, approach boundaries, personal protective equipment, and more.
This course introduces participants to the NFPA 70E, sharing the hazards involved with working around electrical dissemination systems with currents greater than 50 volts. Students will be taught according to the 2021 edition of NFPA 70E standards.
Topics to be Covered: Introduction to NFPA and NFPA 70E; Arc Flash; Personal Protective Equipment (PPE); Limited and Restricted Approach Boundaries; Limits of Approach; Electrically Safe Work Conditions; Electrical Safety Program; Host and Contract Employers; Qualified and Unqualified Persons; Shock Risk Assessment; Arc Flash Risk Assessment, Incident Energy Method & PPE Category Method