Whether in the home or in the workplace, electrical safety is everyone’s concern. It is important that people working near, around or on electrical circuits do so safely. By doing so, this will reduce the risk of injuries resulting from electrical shock.
It is the aim of this Safety Training Course to give you the basic knowledge when working with electricity. From what to do when tools won’t work, to working safely in and around electrical hazardous areas.
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This first lesson covers the basics of electricity, how it works, how we generate it and the affects it can have when the human body gets involved.
Understanding how different types of circuits work and different protective measures that are put in place is the topic of this lesson..
3. Electrical Cords and Plugs
Proper care as well as inspection of cords and plugs is one way to prevent electrical shock injuries in the workplace.
4. Protection Methods
Besides inspection of cords and plugs, there are a few other ways, including mechanical stops, to keep you safe when working with electricity.
5. Using Electricity Safely
Although it may seem straight forward, there are a few guidelines you need to know on how to properly use electricity safely.
6. Electrical Safety Video
This is a quick video that covers the important points of the entire course. This is no substitute for the actual training materials.