Arc Flash in 2016: New and Emerging Trends [4511]
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: C160AB

   Julie VanDyne, Principal Engineer, IDC Engineering Inc.

Track: Electrical Safety
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic


This presentation provides an understanding of what an arc flash is, why it's important, and what you can do to protect workers from electrical hazards. It's for electrical workers and environmental health and safety personnel involved with managing and monitoring a safety program.

Learning Objectives:
Describe an arc flash and why it's important to implement electrical safe work practices
Identify two methods of assessing the arc flash hazards
Discuss various personal protection equipment options and how to implement them
Recognize the emerging trends in arc flash and electrical safety

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
Arc Flash

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