E-048 Limiting Arc Flash Exposure
- 6 (Registered)
Limiting Arc Flash Exposure
The Limiting Arc Flash Exposure 3 hour PDH online course is a part of the Electrical category courses. Arc flash incidents may happen despite care taken to avert them. In such circumstances, it is always better if the incident energy is low and staff is ready for the worst by implementing adequate PPE. Arc flash incidents can be cut down by use of adequate equipment, proper preventive care, planning and coordination of operation, as well as skill improvement and real experience. Also crucial is the mental and physical circumstances of the staff such that the dropping of equipment and tools, accidental touching, etc., are averted.
This course is suitable for engineers with a desire to understand the how to limit arc flash exposure. Course covers discussion on preventive operation, limiting fault currents and adjustments of protection settings and personal protective equipment.
This course is intended for electrical engineers, site safety managers and other construction professionals interested in limiting arc flash exposure on construction sites.
This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:
- Limiting arc flash exposure
- System preventive operation
- Limiting short circuit currents and arcing times
- Adjustment of protective settings
- Personal protective equipment selection