About The Course
This Electrical Safety e-learning course informs trainees about the hazards to avoid when using electricity and the steps to take to ensure safe use of electrical equipment and appliances.
Aims of the course
It is designed to help promote a culture within your organisation that encourages everyone to consider the risks associated with working with electricity, identify common hazards, carry out safe procedures and recognise the strict controls relating to electrical systems.
Who is it for?
Electricity regulations apply to all work premises and those who work in them. It is important that all workers and supervisors understand their responsibilities whilst using electrical systems in the workplace.
Accidents with electricity, definitions, regulations, duties and responsibilities.
2. ELECTRICAL THEORY
Understanding electricity, insulators and conductors, explanation of calculation of voltage, resistance and current.
3. ELECTRICAL HAZARDS AND HARM
Problems with electricity, effects of electricity on the human body, electrical burns, secondary injuries, other electrical hazards, batteries hazards.
Identifying risks, reducing risks.
A short assessment comprising of a series of questions to test your knowledge and understanding of the course.