Low Voltage Qualified: Based on the NFPA 70E Standard
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Low Voltage Qualified

Based on the NFPA 70E Standard

Class Overview

Our 8-hour low voltage qualified course focuses on electrical safety training for employees who work on 600V and below. 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.

Based on the 2018 NFPA 70E, this course helps you and your employees stay compliant with OSHA regulations, and provides updates from the 2015 NFPA 70E to the 2018 version.

Also offered as a Train the Trainer class.

What You'll Learn

Attendees of our Low Voltage training class will learn the following information:

  • Practical compliance with NFPA 70E electrical safety in the workplace
  • How to do table-based hazard assessments using NFPA 70E
  • How to choose Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) based on the NFPA 70E tables
  • Differences between the NEC, NESC, NFPA 70E and OSHA standards
  • PPE do's and don'ts for workers exposed to shock and electric arc hazards
  • Standards to use in clothing and PPE selection
  • Explanations of arc ratings ATPV and EBT, and how they are applied
  • The ins and outs of flame resistant (FR), arc-rated (AR) clothing and other shock and arc PPE

Who Should Attend?

Our NFPA 70E based Low Voltage training course is recommended for the following personnel:

  • Safety directors
  • Electrical contractors
  • Maintenance electricians
  • Linemen
  • Owners and managers

Additional Information

Training Fee for On-Site Classes includes:

  • Expert instruction
  • Daily training fee
  • Training supply fee based upon numbers of employees:
    • NFPA 70E-2018 Standard ($71.50 per-person)
    • e-Hazard student manual ($45.00 per-person)
  • Certificate of Completion - 8 hour*

Registration Fee for Open-Registration Classes includes:

  • Expert instruction
  • Flat fee per person
  • Training supplies:
    • NFPA 70E-2018 Standard ($71.50 value)
    • e-Hazard student manual ($45.00 value)
  • Certificate of Completion - 8 hour*
  • Demonstrations and samples of PPE from the industry's leading manufacturers (when available)
  • Lunch

* LV courses are approved for credit for electricians in AK, AL, DE, FL, ID, Evansville IN, Johnson Co. KS, KY, LA, MD, MT, NC, NJ, NM, Las Vegas NV, OH, OR, SD, UT, WA, WI and WY (WY open classes only), and are accepted by most states for PDH's for electrical engineers. Contact e-Hazard for more details.

Times Events
7:30 AM Continental Breakfast*
8:00 AM Introduction to Electrical Safety & NFPA 70E
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM Electrical Hazards: Shock, Arc Blast, Arc Flash
12:00 PM Working Lunch* (box lunch provided)
12:30 PM PPE Selection & Use
2:45 PM Break
3:00 PM Table Task Hazard Analysis
4:00 PM Safe Work Practices (OSHA requirements & best practices)
5:00 PM Wrap Up
*Breakfast and lunch are provided for open classes only.

e-Hazard offers the following Continuing Education Credits for the Low Voltage Qualified electrical safety training class.

  • BICSI*
  • NETA
  • State Electrical Boards: AK, AL, CO, DE, FL, ID, KY (2 safety hours), LA, MA, MD, MT, NC, ND, NJ, NM, OH, OR, SD, UT, WA, WI and WY (WY open classes only)
  • Evansville, IN; Johnson and Sedgwick Co, KS; Las Vegas, NV

*Effective 2/1/2018, BICSI recognizes Electrical Workplace Safety NFPA 70E Low Voltage Qualified training for the following BICSI Continuing Education Credits (CECs): 7 BICSI CECs

Visit our Electrical Training Continuing Education page for more details.

On-site at Your Facility

$3,900 for training plus student materials.

Local rates and volume rates available. Includes 8 hours of training and instructor travel to U.S. locations. Limited to 40 students.

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$400 Per Person

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