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Virtual Training: Electrical Safety Maintenance (NFPA 70B) — Practices for Electrical

May
23
Start: Monday, May 23, 2022
End: Wednesday, May 25, 2022
9:30 AM - 1:35 PM

Who should attend:

Individuals responsible for electrical safety and maintenance, including electricians, electrical technicians, maintenance supervisors, safety engineers, plant engineers, and design engineers, as well as safety personnel with a responsibility for electrical maintenance safety - anyone who needs an understanding and knowledge of electrical maintenance practices required to keep electrical equipment in a safe and reliable condition should attend.

You will learn:

  • Electrical inspections, testing, and maintenance practices required to keep electrical equipment functioning safely;
  • How to ensure electrical equipment meets the normal operating condition required by NFPA70E;
  • How manufactures design electrical equipment to be fit for purpose, what is necessary to maintain that fitness, and how to recognize when it no longer fits the purpose;
  • How to establish the minimum frequency to perform periodic inspections, testing, and maintenance for all types of electrical equipment;
  • Which test data should be recorded and how it should be evaluated.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Utilize the NFPA70B standard to establish an Electrical Preventive Safety and Maintenance program;
  • Prepare inspection, testing, and maintenance procedures for all types of electrical equipment;
  • Establish the proper frequency for periodic maintenance;
  • Determine whether your equipment meets the normal operating conditions per NFPA 70E.

Special requirements:

Prior to attending this course, BWC strongly recommends you take our Electrical Hazard Recognition and Abatement course, or have a background in electrical safety.

Students should have current copies of the NFPA 70E and NEC reference books received in our Electrical Hazard Recognition and Abatement course.

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