SAFE ISOLATION COURSE


AIM
Be able to isolate and de-isolate specific items of electrical equipment correctly and safely.

Pre-Requisite
None

Course Duration
1 day

Maximum Number
6 people

Training Aids
Course notes, audio visual presentation and practical exercises.

Assessment
Questionnaire and on-site assessment

Certification
On successful completion of the course candidates will receive a NETA certificate.

Additional Information
Meeting the needs and expectations of service users is of the highest priority to our staff. Therefore if you have any concerns or wish to make a comment about the service please contact: info@NETA.co.uk




COURSE OBJECTIVES


On successful completion of this course, delegates will:

  • Understand the hazards of electricity (shock, burns etc.)

  • Be aware of the legislation and regulations applicable to electrical work.

  • Recognise what a conforming and non-conforming isolator is.

  • Understand what to do if isolation equipment is non-conforming

  • Recognise potential electrical hazards that may be encountered during electrical isolation and de-isolation.






COURSE SYLLABUS

Electrical Safety

  • Effects of Electric Shock

  • Arc/Flash


The Law

  • Background to regulations

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1992

  • Electricity at Work Regulations 1989


Isolation

  • Conforming and Non-Conforming Isolators

  • Castell Locks

  • Safe Isolation and De-Isolation

  • Potential Hazards

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