ELECTRICAL SAFE SYSTEMS OF WORK
To give participants an appreciation of the hazards involved when working with or in the vicinity of low voltage electricity (< 1,000 Volts AC) and how to achieve a safe system of work. Role and responsibility of a Buddy in assisting an electrician in lines with working with or in the vicinity of electricity.
Legislation and Safety.
Electric Shock & its effect on the Human Body.
Electric Arc Flash.
Protection. Dead Work and Lock Out/Tag Out. Live Work – Definitions,
Requirements & PPE.
Electrical Equipment Walkdown – Highlighting potential electrical hazards.
This course is aimed at both electrical and non-electrical personnel and can be tailored to the customer’s electrical systems, equipment and requirements. The course covers basic electricity and focuses on electrical hazards such as electric shock and electric arc flash. Relevant legislation and industry best practice are also covered.
Assessment & certification
Participants will complete a short Assessment and will received Certification at the end of the course.
Who should attend
The course is suitable for electricians working directly with electricity and non-electrical personnel that may use electrical equipment and site supervisors.