Training aim

To increase awareness and understanding among delegates of Electrical Safety including Arc Flash Hazards

Learning objectives

Understanding of:

  • Electrical Safety and Arc flash, its causes, and the risks in terms of OH&S and the wider  business
  • The legal requirements facing employers, employees, self-employed and designers in the Republic of Ireland relating to arc flash hazard
  • The relevance of Irish and globally-recognised standards and guides to arc flash risk assessment, risk prevention and risk control
  • The 4P approach to arc flash risk assessment and risk control
  • Arc Flash PPE Guidance

Course outline

  • Introduction to Electrical Safety
  • What is an Electric Arc Flash
  • Risks Surrounding Arc Flash
  • Arc Flash Standards and Legislation
  • Arc Flash Hazard Program
  • Demonstration of Arc flash PPE
  • Arc Flash Signage

Course duration

Half day

Assessment & certification

0.5 CPD Points awarded on successful completion

Who should attend

Employers; the self-employed; engineering managers, supervisors and technicians; electrical engineers

How to book

Call +353 (0)1 810 5032 or email