Electrical Standards - OSHA 3095


Course Description:

This 4 day course covers OSHA Electrical Standards and the hazards associated with electrical installations and equipment.  Course topics include single- and three-phase systems, cord- and plug-connected and fixed equipment, grounding, ground fault circuit interrupters, and safety-related work practices. Emphasis is placed on electrical hazard recognition and OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures and applicable portions of the National Electrical Code (NEC).  Students will participate in workshops on the safe and correct use of electrical testing equipment.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to understand the severity of electrical current on the human body, recognize and evaluate actual and potential electrical hazards and reference the applicable OSHA Standard, determine hazard abatement measures, and understand the proper use of electrical testing equipment. Course has been updated to include 2014’s new regulations published by OSHA.

Participants will learn to:

  • Detect electrical hazards, determine which OSHA standards apply and achieve the appropriate abatement
  • Apply fundamentals of electricity
  • Explain electrical equipment functionality
  • Assess electrical safety related work practice conditions
  • Apply OSHA and consensus electrical standards
  • Recognize elements of power generation, transmission and distribution

Topics include:

  • Electrical fundamentals
  • Grounding requirements
  • Over-current protection
  • Single-phase and three-phase systems
  • Electrical requirements for portable equipment
  • Electrical requirements for fixed equipment
  • Ground fault circuit interrupters
  • Hazardous locations
  • Electrical safety-related work practices
  • Dielectric personal protective equipment
  • Effects of electricity on the human body
  • Temporary wiring
  • Portable generators
  • Branch circuits
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • NFPA 70E
  • NEC requirements
  • OSHA 1910 Subpart S
  • OSHA 1926 Subpart K

Who Should Attend?

  • Facility managers and maintenance personnel
  • Construction occupations working with electricity
  • Electrical workers/Utility companies
  • Inspection personnel
  • Safety professionals

NOTE: Attendees also receive the 2018 NFPA 70e Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace book $75.00 value 

Prerequisites: None


Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 3.2


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