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ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) ELECTRICAL WORKERS (CANADA) COURSE OVERVIEW


The Electrical Safety Training System (ESTS) is a state-of-the-art online multimedia safety training system that provides affordable, high quality, impactful, and credible electrical safety qualification, refresher, and awareness training. It uses 3D graphics, videos, and narrated content to provide information on arc flash and shock dangers, how to protect yourself from them, and how to follow up on preventive and protective control measures.

Unique to ESTS is its 3D virtual electrical workplace classroom, where you are able to apply your new knowledge in interactive scenarios about arc flash, shock, and application of the CSA Z462 Workplace Electrical Safety standard.

This course was developed by a leading electrical safety subject matter expert with over 22 years of experience as an electrical engineer. In addition to having vast experience as an independent electrical safety consultant, the developer was the first Vice-Chair of the CSA Z462 Workplace Electrical Safety Technical Committee and is currently a CSA Z462 voting member and leader of Working Group 8 annexes.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) ELECTRICAL WORKERS (CANADA) ASSESSMENT


Knowledge checks conducted throughout this Electrical Safety Training System for Electrical Workers (Canada) course are designed to reinforce the information presented. A final mark of 80% must be achieved on the final assessment to receive a certificate of completion. You are permitted two attempts to pass the final assessment. If both attempts are failed, you will be required to repurchase and take the course in its entirety to reattempt the assessment.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (CEU)


This course qualifies for 0.6 Continuing Education Credits from the Engineering Institute of Canada.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) ELECTRICAL WORKERS CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION


Upon completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) ELECTRICAL WORKERS (CANADA) COURSE DEMO


Open up a live demonstration of this online course. The demonstration will open in a new tab or browser window, and can be closed to return to this page.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) ELECTRICAL WORKERS (CANADA) COURSE DURATION


Approximately 6 hours

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) COURSE COST


$124.95

ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM (ESTS) ELECTRICAL WORKERS (CANADA) COURSE TOPICS


1. Introduction
Plan-Do-Check-Act process
OH&S regulations, CSA Z462, and safe work practices
Electrical work tasks
The resource toolbox

2. OH&S regulations, standards, and best practices
OH&S regulations
Consensus based standards
Canadian electrical code
Roles and responsibilities
Employers
Employees

3. Understanding electricity in the workplace
Introduction to working with electricity
Electrical hazards
Shock
Arc flash and arc blast
Working with electricity
Qualified and unqualified persons
Approach boundaries
Overhead power lines and limits of approach

4. Electrical hazards: Understanding the danger
Effects of electricity
Case histories/testimonials
Electric shock
Effects of shock
Step and touch potential
Short and long term effects of repeated shocks
Reporting shocks
Case histories/testimonials
How the industry has improved
Effects of arc flash and blast
Primary effects
Secondary effects
The aftermath
Normal vs. abnormal conditions
Message to all workers

5. Electrical hazard analysis
Introduction to electrical hazard analysis
Risk assessments
Determining work tasks and risk
Importance of single line diagrams
Formal documentation
Work flow process
Electrical hazard analysis
Shock hazard analysis
Arc flash hazard analysis
Method 1: Using engineering calculations
Method 2: Using hazard/risk categories

6. Establishing an electrically safe work condition
Preventive and protective control measures
De-energizing
Isolation
Lock out and tagging
Temporary protective grounding/ground truck and test devices
Test-Before-Touch

7. Engineering and administrative controls
Engineering safety by design
Equipment maintenance
Administration as a control
Safe work practices and procedures
Energized electrical work permit
Arc flash boundary and approach boundaries for shock
Preventive and protective control measures.
Labels and signage
Scenario

8. Electrical specific PPE, tools, and equipment
a) Selection and management
Control using electrical specific PPE, tools, and equipment
Shock protection PPE
Shock protection tools and equipment
Insulated and insulating hand tools
Voltage detectors and digital multi-meters
Temporary protective grounds
Arc flash protection PPE
Other clothing

b) Selection
Selection of PPE
Shock protection PPE selection
Arc flash protection PPE selection
Identifying arc rating of clothing
Layering of arc rated clothing
You are as strong as your weakest link

c) Management
Introduction
PPE specification
PPE care
Storage
Cleaning and laundering
PPE use
Pre-use inspections
Shared vs. individually issued
Performance management
PPE maintenance
Testing

9. Emergency response, incident reporting, and program maintenance
Emergency response planning
Qualified electrical emergency response personnel
Rescue plans and procedures
Effect of incidents
Incident reporting
Maintaining your electrical safety program

10. Final assessment
Final assessment - 30 question exam, 2 attempts, 80% passing grade
Work Task Scenario 1 - Repair a lighting fixture in the virtual electrical workplace
Work Task Scenario 2 - Follow work flow process for electrical work task
Work Task Scenario 3 - Rack out a power circuit breaker in the virtual electrical workplace


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