Arc Flash Safety Awareness Training

Arc Flash Safety Awareness Training

Course Description

This short course is aimed at people who manage or maintain systems or equipment across LV and HV networks where an arc flash risk has been identified. A basic understanding of Electrical Principles is therefore necessary. It will provide a level of competence in understanding of an arc flash and associated hazards in addition to the use and care of appropriate PPE.


0.5 day

Learning Outcomes

  • A comprehensive understanding of the primary hazards of electricity, arc flash hazards and shock hazards
  • To Competently explain what an arc flash is to others
  • The process of arc flash safe practice
  • Understanding in the use and care of PPE


  • Hazards associated with electricity
  • Hazards associated with Arc Flash
  • Definition of an electric arc flash
  • The measurement of arc flash
  • Planning and conducting an arc flash risk assessment
  • Legislation across US and EU standards
  • Practical demonstration of protective properties of PPE

Course Details

  • Must speak fluent English
  • Refreshments will be provided
  • Full course details sent out in advance
  • Please arrive 15 mins prior to course start