Electrical Safety for General Industry
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.
COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
- Explore electrical hazards that may be present at a workplace
- Learn about types of injuries that may result from contact with electricity
- Find out methods of protection from electrical hazards
- Study training and other essential factors associated with electrical safety
- Accidents and Injuries
- Safety Measures
- Ground Tools and Equipment
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Power Lines
- The Use of Wire
- First Aid
Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page to see if this class meets your regulatory requirements. This course has been approved for 1 hour.
This course includes individual quizzes, which must be passed with a 100% score to proceed forward to the next lesson. Additionally, the final exam must be passed with a minimum of 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times, if necessary.