NFPA 70E provides guidance for employers to help workers avoid injury from a release of electrical energy and prevent or minimize exposure to all widely recognized electrical hazards. This course covers the changes to the 2018 edition and is intended to aid in updating your electrical safety program, associated documents and work practices
REALTIME-SAFETY’s training products on “2018 NFPA 70e Update ” addresses electrical safety in the workplace under the NFPA 70E standard, emphasizing supervisory and management responsibilities for ensuring safe working practices around electrical hazards. Course topics include a discussion of the importance of NFPA 70E and how the standard is organized, requirements for an electrical safety program, establishing and verifying an electrically safe work condition, energized electrical work, shock and arc flash risk assessments and approach boundaries. Requirements for equipment labeling, illumination, housekeeping, confined spaces, flammable materials, and personal protective equipment are also covered, all from a management perspective.