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Electrical Safety Awareness - Telecommunications

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This one-day awareness course provides participants with a basic understanding of electrical hazards related to the telecommunications sector 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.


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
  • Telecommunications electrical safety

Who Should Attend?

This program is suitable for workers such as telecommunications personnel who are working near high-voltage and low-voltage equipment that is located overhead or underground.

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.

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AODA Accommodations

IHSA is committed to providing a barrier-free environment for all customers who may enter our premises, access our information, or use our goods or services. Individuals requesting accommodation are asked to advise the IHSA of the nature of accommodation that is required by contacting Customer Service at 1-800-263-5024.

Session Details

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

E67573Electrical Safety-Telecommunications7/13/2020 7:30:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Course is full
E60571Electrical Safety-Telecommunications10/14/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E67607Electrical Safety-Telecommunications11/11/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Course is full
E60601Electrical Safety-Telecommunications12/3/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Course is full
E72196Electrical Safety-Telecommunications1/7/2021 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402-Electrical Industry Building Register

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