NFPA 70E/OSHA 1910 Arc Flash Safety Training
Learn what causes arc flash, reasons for performing an arc flash analysis, NFPA 70E and OSHA regulations and standards, the steps and skills necessary to recognize electrical safety hazards, and information required for accurately performing an arc flash analysis.
In the class, terms such as limited, restricted and flash protection boundaries, as well as arc blast, incident energy and arcing fault current will be introduced. Various methods are used (manual and computer techniques) to calculate the ARC Flash hazards with a heavy emphasis of hands-on examples.
IEEE standards and selected information from various regulatory texts including NEC 2017, NFPA 70E 2021, and OSHA will be discussed.