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Arc Flash Safety

Arc flash is an electrical discharge that uses the air as a conductor, exploding from a high voltage source to another conductor or ground nearby. The release can be 5,000 degrees F or hotter, melting nearby metals and damaging electric circuits involved.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Arc Flash regulations fall under 1910.269 App E and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E Regulations

Government Requirements:
29 CFR 1910.269 App E
29 CFR 1910.335(a)(1)(iv)

Who Needs this Training?
Workers who perform electrical work that may spark an arc flash will need this training. This training will bring awareness and show prevention methods.

Dangers of Remaining Uncertified:
All employees who are at risk of experiencing an arc flash must receive training. Lacking training may increase the risk of arc flash causing higher rates of injuries and fatalities.

Included Topics:
By the end of this course, we will have covered the following topics:
Introduction – 0:15
Topic 1: Introduction – 1:46
Topic 2: Injuries and First Aid – 3:14
Topic 3: Protection and Prevention – 3:01
Topic 4: Lockout/Tagout – 0:54
Topic 5: Personal Protective Equipment – 2:05
Topic 6: Training – 1:35
Summary – 0:18

Course Layout:
Course format consists of video instruction, intermediate quizzes and Final Knowledge Check.

Course Duration:
A minimum of 20 minutes is required to complete this course.

Annual recertification is recommended.

Certificate of Completion:
A completion certificate is available for printing immediately upon successfully finishing the course.

Arc Flash Safety

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