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Electrical Safety Awareness – Hydrovac Operators

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This one-day awareness course provides participants with a basic understanding of electrical hazards related to hydrovac/vacuum truck use and what is required to assess and control these hazards.

To obtain a certificate of completion for this program, participants must be present for the full program and achieve a grade of 70% or more on the written multiple-choice test.

Participants are required to bring their own CSA approved foot, head and eye protection, suitable outdoor clothing, suitable work gloves. The participant will not be permitted to participate in the course if they do not bring the noted personal protective equipment.

 

Program Content

  • Introduction to electrical safety
  • Basic electrical theory
  • Energy flow and barriers
  • Electricity and the body
  • Induction
  • Step and touch potential
  • Safe limits of approach
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Job planning
  • Hydrovac electrical safety
 

Who Should Attend?

This program is suitable for operators or support personnel working with or near hydrovac/vacuum trucks.

 
Important Notice

This is an awareness program only. Successful completion DOES NOT qualify the participant to install, inspect, maintain, or repair electrical equipment/apparatus except as set out in the applicable legislation.

 
Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1 Day
Member Fee
$169.00
Member Fee
$1,210.00
Max Participants
15
Non-member Fee
$338.00
Non-member Fee
$2,420.00
 
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Session Details


From: Oct 13, 2020 - To: Jan 07, 2021
City: Any
Region: Any

ihsa_EventNumberCourseNameDateCityLocation 
E60569Electrical Safety-Hydrovac Operators10/13/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E60579Electrical Safety-Hydrovac Operators10/16/2020 8:00:00 AMMississaugaSkills Development Centre Course is full
E60615Electrical Safety-Hydrovac Operators12/7/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Course is full
E72195Electrical Safety-Hydrovac Operators1/6/2021 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402-Electrical Industry Building Register
E72229Electrical Safety-Hydrovac Operators1/7/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register

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