This one-day training is designed for electrical engineers responsible for power systems and needing certification in the CSA Z462-18 electrical safety standard. This standard covers safe work practices related to electrical dangers in the workplace. The successful participant will gain a solid understanding of hazards encountered while operating or maintaining electrical installations in the low voltage (below 750V) class including a full understanding of the arc hazard categorization, appropriate PPE selection and safe work procedure.
This course is taught by certified electrical professionals with decades of field experience and solid credentials as professional adult learning instructors.
This program includes professionally designed slides, videos and extensive use of case studies. This program examines the electrical hazards found in industry and stresses the importance of the individual employee proactively recognizing hazards and applying safe work practices with the goal of zero incidents.
Who should attend:
Electrical engineers, industrial electricians, electricians, substation testing and commissioning engineers, technicians, substation supervisors, managers and safety professionals.
You will be able to:
After the training you will be able to: Understand the hazards encountered while operating or maintaining electrical installations in the low voltage (below 750V), learn arc hazard categorization, appropriate PPE selection and safe work procedure.
I. Electrical Accidents
Objective – Realize the damage electrical accidents can cause to the human body and understand the basic principles of safety!
- Arc Flash
- Arc Blast
Objective – Recognize workplace law requirements and how to meet them.
- Managers and Supervisors
- Federal Legislation
- Maintaining a Defensible Position
III. Arc Flash Mitigation
Objective – Apply various mitigation strategies at a corporate and personal level.
- Job Hazard Analysis
- Standard Operating Procedures
- Safe Work Practices
IV. General Requirements For Electrical Safety-related Work Practices
Objective – Ensure corporate compliance with CSA Z462.
- Training Requirements
- Electrical Safety Program
V. Work On Our Near Live Parts
Objective – Conduct daily work in accordance with CSA Z462.
- Justification for Work
- Energized Electrical Work Permit
- Hazard Analysis
- Approach Boundaries To Live Parts
- Shock Protection
- Flash Protection
- Personal Protection Equipment
VI. Establishing An Electrically Safe Work Condition
Objective – Fulfill the ESWC requirements of CSA Z462.
- Process of Achieving an ESWC
- Working on or New De-Energized,
- LOTO (Lock-out Tag-out) Equipment
- Temporary Protective Grounding Equipment
Selected Training Course: Arc Flash and Low Voltage Safety Training
Duration: One day
After you submit the training request, you will be contacted by training management via email for scheduling details.
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