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Event Detail

NFPA 70E 2015 – Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Compliance - Beaumont

  • Date

    Tue, Mar 27 2018 - Wed, Mar 28 2018

  • Time

    08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

  • Location

    The Reynolds Company - Beaumont

  • Address

    1375 West Cardinal Dr. Beaumont, Texas 77705

  • Cost

    $ 866


NFPA 70E 2015 – Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Compliance



Day 1

  • Arc Flash Ruling
  • Arc Flash Hazards:Facts and Statistics, Requirements, Thermal Intensity, Pressure, Auditory, Projectile, Inhalation
  • Protecting the Electrical Worker: Company Safety Programs, Electrical Safety Program, OSHA General Industry Regulations, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.132, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.333, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.335, Enforcement
  • Applicable Standards: Electrically Safe Work Conditions,Qualified Person,2014 NEC Article 110.16 Flash Protection Labeling, NFPA 70E 2015 Labeling
  • Approach Boundary Terms: Arc Flash Boundary, Limited Approach Boundary, Restricted Approach Boundary
  • Energized Electrical Work Permit
  • Personal Protective Equipment(PPE) Selection: Use of Article 130 Tables to Select PPE, PPE Categories, Shock Protection PPE, Arc Flash PPE

Day 2

  • Arc Flash Calculations (NFPA 70E: Short Circuit Current Calculation), Power in the Arc Calculation, Arc Flash Boundary Calculation (two methods), Arc in Open Air Incident Energy Calculation, Arc in a Cubic Box Incident Energy, Calculation Limitations, Introduction to IEEE 1584 Methodology, IEEE 1584 Arcing Current Calculations, IEEE 1584 Incident Energy Calculations, IEEE 1584 Curable Burn Distance Calculations
  • PPE Selection Based on Incident Energy Calculations
  • Other Topics: Maintenance, A Turnkey Solution, Arc-Flash Study Benefits, Typical Third Party Vendor Arc-Flash Study, Mitigation, Overcurrent Protective Devices, Trip Coordination


Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to provide the student with an in-depth understanding of the current requirements of NFPA 70E® 2015. A complete presentation of the standard will be provided, along with the examples and exercises covering the tables and calculation methods used in the standard for determining Approach Boundaries and selecting proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).


Who Should Attend

Individuals or engineers responsible for ensuring compliance with, developing training on, or supervising employees who are required to work in accordance with NFPA 70E 2015 or who will be exposed to work areas designated by the approach boundaries should attend this course.



Contact Irma Rodriguez to RSVP @ 713-426-8354

NFPA 70E 2015 – Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Compliance - Beaumont

Date: Tue, Mar 27 2018 - Wed, Mar 28 2018

Time: 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Location: The Reynolds Company - Beaumont

Address: 1375 West Cardinal Dr. Beaumont, Texas 77705

Event Coordinator: Irma Rodriguez

For more information, please visit the Event Detail page for this event.