Electrical Safety 

Course Overview

 

Electrical fatalities make up 10% of all deaths in the workplace. Learn how to protect yourself from the hazards of electricity. Course includes electrical theory, arc flash, blast, and protective measures, as well as common electrical violations in the workplace. The risks associated with shock and electrocution from inadvertent contact with energized parts have also long been recognized as a danger to workers, and they aren’t going away anytime soon (if ever). According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), electrocution is the fifth leading cause of workplace fatalities in the United States. In this course, participants learn the best way to prevent arc or electrical incidents from happening. Also, participants learn the electrical hazards of power tools,  how take precautions to ensure that dangerous live parts are out of reach, work safely with energized equipment, emergency treatment for victims of electricals shock, and the importance of wearing PPE.

Learning Objectives

Upon the completion of the course, participant will be able to:

  • Identify the need for electrical safety

  • Know how do emergency treatment for a victim of electrical shock

  • Verify electrical protective equipment before use

  • Comply with equipment testing standards

Audience

  • Electrical Engineers

  • Electrical Technicians 

  • Tele-Communications Engineers

  • HSE Engineers

  • HSE Officers

Duration

  • 2 Days

Topics

  • How Electricity Works 

  • Electrical Safety- Introduction 

  • Why Electricity Causes Injuries 

  • How Shock Occurs

  • How to Deenergize Live Parts 

  • How Work Safely with Energized Parts 

  • How to Prevent Accidental Contact 

  • Working Safely with Overhead Lines 

  • ARC Flash

  • Verifying Product Integrity with Visual Inspections

  • Electrical Testing 

  • Final Inspection

  • Record-Keeping 

 

Assessment

  • On the last day of training, participants will take open book exam to test their knowledge.

  • 30 Questions.

Certification

Upon a successful completion of the course, participants receive:

  • International Certificate in Electrical Safety from International Association of Safety Professionals, USA.

 

Additional Information

  • The presented course, materials, and workshop (if any) can be conducted in English or Arabic based on the participants’ desires.

  • Closing of registration is 2 days prior to the course date.

  • Course fees cover course registration, course materials and course certificate. 

  • In-House training for this course is available upon request and can be customized as per client’s needs.

  • Al Danah Institute can assist and provide corporate rates for the hotel accommodation if required.

  • There is 15% discount for a group of participants, 5 participants and above.

Course Accreditation

This course is accredited locally- UAE  by ACTVET-Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training. 

This course is accredited internationally  by IACET-  International Association of Continuing Education and Training  

Course Fees

495 AED

What Our Students Say

Dr. Ahmed Seifelnasr, Professor at UAEU

OSH Advanced Diploma Training sessions were useful. We learnt a lot. Special Thanks to registration team who arranged the training. 

Amal Al Hosani, Environmental Scientist

Classes were light and they went fast. My instructor Jamal delivered the information in a simple yet efficient way and he was very kind. Moreover, management team were asking about my feedback regularly and they were very thoughtful.

Shoaib Tabbasum, Food Safety 

I really enjoyed the training. Dr. Mamdouh was very kind. He is one of the best instructor I have ever met in my entire life. 

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