Electrical Safety for General Industry

Course Description

Every year tens of thousands of people are injured or killed from electrical shocks/contacts in the United States. Employees are exposed to dangers such as electric shock, electrocution, burns, fires and explosions. It is essential to understand that how electricity is lethal for us and how we can save our lives.

This course gives you a basic understanding of prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses and injuries.

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Course Details

Next Start Date:
Tuesday December 11, 2018
Federal Standard:
29 CFR 1910 Subpart S
Prerequisite:

None

Time:
1 hour
Tuition:
$20
Course Availability:
Online 24/7

Course Objectives

  1. Explore electrical hazards that may be present at a workplace
  2. Learn about types of injuries that may result from contact with electricity
  3. Find out methods of protection from electrical hazards
  4. Study training and other essential factors associated with electrical safety
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Course Content

  1. Electricity
  2. Accidents & Injuries
  3. Hazards
  4. Safety Measures
  5. Ground Tools & Equipment
  6. Personal Protective Equipment [PPE]
  7. Power Lines
  8. The Use of Wire
  9. First Aid
  10. Training
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System Requirements

The elements listed below are the minimum system requirements to take this online course. While you may use the minimum requirements, your experience online will be greatly enhanced through the use of a faster internet connection, i.e. cable or DSL as opposed to ‘dial-up’.

  • IBM PC Compatible Computer [200 MHz processor with 32MB RAM]
  • Sound Card with speakers or headphones
  • SVGA [800×600] video card, driver, and monitor
  • Microsoft Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
  • Internet connection [minimum 56Kbps recommended]
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer version 5.0 or greater [free download]
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