OSHA Fatal Four: Electrocution
Minimizing electrocution hazards and keeping team members safe is a number one priority for both employers and employees. This course covers a range of situations that a construction worker may come into contact with and how to protect themselves from injury. You will learn about the major electrical hazards encountered in construction, how to protect yourself from these hazards, and how employers can protect workers from these hazards.After completing all of the required sections, you will be able to immediately print your nationall accepted certificate of completion. The certificate is valid for one year. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.
Requirements and Certification Overview
After completing all of the required sections, you will be able to immediately print your Nationally Accepted certificate of completion. The certificate is valid for 1 year.
For an additional fee, we can mail your certificate to you and include a pocket card.
Both employers and employees are empowered to minimize electrocution hazards and keep team members safe. Electrocution hazards covers a range of situations that a construction worker may come into contact with and how to protect themselves from injury.
Who Should Take This Course
Our training meets OSHA standards. It’s important to check with your employer for any additional safety requirements. It’s important to keep a copy of your course completion certificate for your own records.
All careers that take you to a construction site introduction employees to electrocution hazards. Even when individuals are not working directly with electricity, they must have training to avoid potentially deadly situation. Our online training will help you stay compliant and avoid fines. The course is fully online, easy to take, and self-paced.
In this course you will learn about the major electrical hazards encountered in construction, how you can protect yourself from these hazards, and employer responsibilities for protecting workers from these hazards.
Our course covers topics including:
- Major Electrocution Hazards
- De-energizing Overhead and Underground Power Lines
- Contact with Energized Sources
- Improper Use of Extension Cords
- Protecting Yourself
- Proper use and checking of Tools and Equipment
- Closing Panels
- Using Guards
- Employer Requirements