E-040 PV Systems Safety
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PV Systems Safety
The PV Systems Safety 2 hour PDH online course is a part of the Electrical category courses. This course was made as a reference with helpful and easily-accessible instructions on how to work safely with photovoltaic (PV) systems. Some recommendations are based on the common sense and they will help readers to keep safe. Course includes description of specific hazards, their frequent causes, and ways to prevent and avoid them.
This course has three different sections:
PV System Characteristics and Hazards section provides the background of PV system characteristics and relevant hazards involved with PV systems. Recommended safe-guards are provided.
Safe PV Systems section presents a discussion of relevant safety standards and codes, and regulations that need to be followed and applied when designing, installing, testing and commissioning a PV system.
The For Your Health section contains a discussion of possible injuries and elaborates on basic First Aid concepts.
Each installation presents hazards to engineers, technicians and maintenance staff. Helping you distinguish these hazards and avert injury is the main goal of this course.
This course is intended for use by electrical engineers, health and safety officers, design and construction professionals, students and others interested in learning about distance protection.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to explain and and will gain the following knowledge and skills:
- PV system characteristics and potential hazards
- Relevant safety standards and codes
- Possible injuries and basic first aid concepts