This course provides an overview of basic electrical safety for individuals with little or limited training or familiarity with electrical hazards and is designed for any worker who may use extension cords, electric tools, etc. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.301-399 Subpart S.
- Explain basic electrical terminology and concepts
- Identify common electrical hazards and related OSHA standards
- Describe the use of electrical test equipment
Lesson 1 – Introduction to Electrical Safety
- Design Safety Standards For Electrical Systems
- Electric Utilization Systems
- General Requirements
Lesson 2 – Wiring Design and Protection
- Circuits And Conductors
- Grounding and Protection
Lesson 3 – Wiring Methods, Components, and Equipment 1910.305
- Wiring methods
- Fittings and switches
- Flexible cords and cables
Lesson 4 – Specific Purpose Equipment 1910.306
- Cranes and Other Hoists
- Electric Welders and X-ray Equipment
- Heating Equipment and Electrolytic Cells
Quizzes – You will not be required to pass the quizzes to continue to the next lesson.
Final Exam- The final exam must be passed with a 70% in order to receive course credit. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.