Electrical Safety: Training for Unqualified Employees

This course is designed to familiarise learners with the basics of electrical safety, including how to recognise and avoid electrical hazards.

COURSE OVERVIEW

Help train unqualified employees on the basics of electrical safety, including how to recognize and avoid electrical hazards.

COURSE TOPICS

After completing this course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe how electricity works.
  • Explain various electrical hazards and how they could become injured by electricity.
  • Distinguish between a Qualified and an Unqualified employee.
  • Identify common ways to prevent accidents and protect themselves from electrical hazards.
  • Recognize what to do in the event of an electrical emergency.

Electrical Safety: Training for Unqualified Employees Online covers the following topics:

Electricity Basics

      • How Electricity Works.
      • Electrical Hazards (shock, burns, falls, fires, explosions, arc flash & arc blast).
      • Common Causes of Electrical Incidents.

Electrical Safety

    • Employee Categories (qualified, unqualified).
    • Electrical Safeguards (insulation, electrical protective devices, guarding, grounding, lockout/tagout, personal protective equipment).
    • Power Tool & Extension Cord Safety.
    • Emergency Procedures.

ONLINE COURSE DURATION

Approximately 45 minutes

PASS MARK

Testing conducted in this online Electrical Safety: Training for Unqualified Employees course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

N/A

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