Wednesday, 14. August 2019, MKD Electric, Arc Flash Safety Training-Summer 2019

Keeping your team working safely includes a thorough understanding of and adherence to NFPA 70E, OSHA’s standard for electrical safety in the workplace. NFPA 70E helps companies and employees avoid workplace injuries and fatalities due to shock, electrocution, electric arc flash, and arc blast.
That’s where MKD Electric comes in. Our Arc Flash Safety Training courses are geared towards NFPA 70E compliance for your company’s electrical safety program. Space is limited to 20 participants. Register early to guarantee your space.
EVENT DATE:
August 14th, 2019; 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
EVENT LOCATION:
MKD Electric Headquarters2590 Alft Lane, Elgin, IL 60124
EVENT DETAILS:
MORNING SESSION (7AM-1PM)
The instructor-led, interactive training session covers:


Understanding shock


Effects of shock on the body


Methods to remove a shock victim from a live circuit


Dangers of arc flash/blast


Achieving electrically safe work conditions


Electric arc flash and shock analysis procedures


Safe work practices for working on energized electrical equipment


Written test


Lunch will be provided


AFTERNOON SESSION (1-3:30PM)
Students will apply safe work practices to:


Identify correct safe work distances for shock and arc flash protection


Select appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) for each energized work situation


Determine need for and select appropriate voltage rated tools and test equipment when working on or near energized electrical equipment


Performance Evaluations and ObservationsWhile students who attend both sessions will receive practical arc flash training, as well as a certificate of completion, it is the employer’s responsibility to observe their employees and deem them qualified to work on or near energized electrical equipment.We encourage managers to attend with a group to observe and qualify their employees during the performance evaluation portion of training.


Full day participants are eligible for 8 hours of training contact time towards NFPA certification as a Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional (CESCP).
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?


Maintenance Workers


Janitorial Staff


Facilities Staff


Equipment Operators


Managers


Questions? Call us at 847-608-8244.

Arc Flash Safety Training-Summer 2019

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