Course Purpose:The purpose of this course is to provide the student with an overall understanding of the current requirements of NFPA 70E. A complete review of the standard will be provided, along with a review of the tables used to determine the Limited and Restricted Approach Boundaries and tables and calculation methods used to determine the Arc Flash Boundary and for determining proper personal protective equipment (PPE).
This course will present the following major topics:
Who Should Attend: Individuals that require access to, or will be exposed to the work area designated by the arc flash or limited approach boundaries should attend this course.
Prerequisites: To successfully complete this course, the following prerequisites are required:
• Familiarity with basic electricity
• Proficiency in student’s respective classification
• Enrolled in an up-grader/apprentice program
Technology Requirements: All technology is provided for student use in the classroom by Rockwell Automation. It is not necessary for students to bring any technology with them when attending this course.
Student Materials: To enhance and facilitate your learning experience, the following materials are provided as part of the course package:
Hands-On Practice: Throughout this course, you will have the opportunity to practice the skills you have learned through class interaction and observational exercises. The interactive exercises focus on awareness, safe work practices, maintenance requirements, calculation methods, boundaries, and regulations learned during the lessons.
Course Length: This is a one-day course.
Class begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m. Times are approximate. Due to COVID-19, the classes may be held at an offsite location near the branch listed on the schedule. Exact times and the location of the class will be sent in your confirmation email from Rockwell Automation.