Low Voltage Qualified: Electrical Safety Training
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Class Overview

Our 8-hour low voltage qualified course focuses on electrical safety training for employees who work on 600V and below. This low voltage qualified 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 2015 NFPA 70E, this course helps you and your employees stay compliant with OSHA regulations, and provides updates from the 2012 NFPA 70E to the 2015 version.

Also offered as a Train The Trainer class.

Onsite at Your Facility

Starting at $3,900

$3,900 for training plus student materials. Local rates and volume rates available. Includes 8 hours of training for up to 40 attendees and instructor travel to U.S. locations.

Attend a Nationwide Class

$400 Per Person

Discounts Available: Registering five or more employees from the same company qualifies you for our discounted rate. Contact us for group reservations and additional information.

Courses On Video

For rent or purchase. Now you can benefit from our expertise with our Low Voltage DVD Training Packages.

Who Should Attend?

  • Safety directors
  • Electrical contractors
  • Maintenance electricians
  • Linemen
  • Owners and managers
  • Supervisors working directly with 480V or greater equipment or overseeing personnel who do

What Does Tuition Include?

Training Fee for On-Site Classes includes:

  • Expert instruction
  • Daily training fee
  • Training supply fee based upon numbers of employees:
    • NFPA 70E-2015 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-2015 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.

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, EBTAS and EBT, and how they are applied
  • The ins and outs of flame resistant, arc-rated (FR) clothing and other shock and arc PPE

Course Agenda

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.

C.E. Credits

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

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

*Effective 2/1/2016, BICSI recognizes Electrical Workplace Safety NFPA 70E Low Voltage Qualified training for the following BICSI Continuing Education Credits (CECs): 6 BICSI CECs

Visit our Electrical Training Continuing Education page for more details.

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