Arc Flash Awareness

Description

Thomson Bridge has a deep understanding of energy networks and a passion for sharing our knowledge of safe operating, risk analysis and industry best practice in respect to High Voltage and Low Voltage operations.
This Arc Flash Awareness course provides participants with a broad understanding of Arc Flash and the hazards associated with it. These programs can be tailored to your specific site and audience.
Our Instructors draw on their extensive experience across Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Rail, Oil & Gas and Mines.

Module

Upon successful completion of the Course, Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion - Arc Flash Awareness.

Training Location

At your location or our Approved Training locations.

Course aim

The course draws on Case Studies and provides information and examples of practical approaches to the development of risk management strategies that aim to improve the safety of personnel who work, and/or carry out switching, in the vicinity of high and low voltage equipment.

Learning activities

Topics covered include:
Characteristics of an Arc
Understanding Arc Flash
Arc Flash - human effects
Regulatory context and international standards
Common causes of Arc Flash
Arc Flash protection boundary
Arc Flash incidents
Case study analysis
Why conduct Arc Flash analysis
Arc Flash calculations and analysis – learnings
Hierarchy of control
Reducing Arc Flash hazard
Arc Flash working distance 
Appropriate levels of PPE
Electrical hazard management
Risk mitigation

Duration

One day

Cost

Please contact our Office for details on 1300 15 66 85 or email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Availability

Maximum of 15 participants.

Assessment approach

Written assessment.

Contact Us

Call Thomson Bridge to discuss your training requirements.

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 09:00 - 18:00 EST.

1300 15 66 85

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