Course Information

Arc Flash Awareness

This course is aimed at those who require a basic understanding of arc flash and arc blast (often referred to as electrical flash-over) with a focus on UK compliance requirements based on US NFPA 70E standards.
Arc-flash-awareness course


0.5 day

Scheduled Dates:

Available on request.

Assessment Method:

Multiple Choice Exam, Practical Assessment


Available on request

Course content:

The course assumes a minimal level of understanding of electrical principles, and is aimed at those who have duty holder responsibilities, those who are responsible for managing electrical systems and those who maintain and operate electrical equipment at both Low Voltage and High Voltage.

  • Primary hazards of electricity
  • Arc flash hazard
  • Shock hazard
  • What is an electric arc
  • Measuring arc flash
  • Legislation
  • Arc flash risk assessment
  • How the process works

This course is intended to complement customers site circumstances and an opportunity exists to modify the presentation to meet specific needs. Additional charges may apply.

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