NFPA 70E Arc Flash Training

Duration: 90 Minutes
Instructor: Joe Keenan
Webinar Id: 801181


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This NFPA 70E based course goes beyond the theoretical to give attendees a complete understanding of the rules and regulations relating to electrical and arc flash safety and how to apply them in real-world situations, The purpose of this course will be to educate workers about the hazards of arc flash and how to prevent them from occurring, Additionally, This 70E training ensures your organization meets all electrical safety government standards.


Electrical workers face many hazards on the job and according to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics research, electric shocks causes only 20% of all injuries among electricians. Most of injuries electricians face is due to external burns and other effects of electrical arc flash explosions.

Why should you Attend: The purpose of this course will be to educate workers about the hazards of arc flash and how to prevent them from occurring. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Arc Flash 70E Requirements will be discussed in detail including training requirements, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements, Arc Flash signage, approach distance, etc. The class will also answer any site specific questions or concerns as it relates to the NFPA 70E Standards.

Areas Covered in the Session:

  • Define Arc Flashes
  • How to Prevent Arc Flashes from Occurring
  • Electrical Hazards in the Workplace
  • NFPA 70E Regulatory Requirements
  • NFPA 70E PPE Requirements
  • NFPA 70E Training Requirements

Who Will Benefit:
  • Electricians
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Engineers
  • Maintenance Workers
  • Maintenance Managers
  • Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Professionals
  • Loss Control Professionals
  • Insurance Professionals
  • Risk Managers
  • Human Resource Professionals
  • Plant Managers
  • General Managers
  • Safety Committee Members
  • Legal Department

Speaker Profile
Joe Keenan-Highly experienced Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and Human Resources (HR) Professional and Management Consultant with over 21 years of experience. I received my Green Belt in Six Sigma/Lean Manufacturing in 2005, Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with a Human Resource Management Concentration in 2007 and Certified Safety Professional (CSP) in 2011.

I have the current pleasure of serving as President of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE). I served on the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program Participants Association (VPPPA) Region IV Board of Directors as a Director at Large from 2013-2015. Since 2002, I am an OSHA General Industry and Construction 10/30-Hour Authorized Outreach Trainer (both renewed in 2016).

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