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Electrical Safety Training System (ESTS) for both Electrical and Non-Electrical Workers

 

A multi-media based, highly interactive experience comprised of several modules with multiple lessons, knowledge checks and a final assessment. The ESTS uses 3-D “Virtual Electrical Workplace” scenarios and our unique digital electrical classroom as a learning aid to teach concepts. Each module includes a knowledge check that utilizes interactive elements that engage the student in the learning process. The ESTS is available for both Electrical Workers (4 hour course) and Non-Electrical Workers (45 minutes).

With respect to due diligence against Occupational Health & Safety Regulations the Electrical Safety Training System provides electrical hazard specific training related to the hierarchal preventive and protective control measures as an employer and supervisor you need to apply:

  1. Eliminate the hazard, de-energize is the first choice;
  2. Substitute with other materials, processes or equipment;
  3. Reduce the risk by engineering design (e.g. engineering solutions, equipment solutions, "Safety by Design").  Ensure that adequate electrical equipment maintenance is performed and at an acceptable frequency;
  4. Use safer work systems that increase awareness of potential hazards (e.g. apply safe guards like signage, barriers, etc.);
  5. Implement administrative controls (e.g. training and procedures); and
  6. Use Electrical Specific PPE, Tools & Equipment as a last line of defence and ensure it is appropriately used and maintained.

 

These preventive and protective control measures and the hierarchy they are listed in are recommended by Occupational Health & Safety Management System Standards like CAN/CSA Z1000, ANSI/AIHA Z10, ILO-OSH 2001, OHSAS 18001, and ISO 14001.

The Electrical Safety Training System (ESTS) should be used in conjunction with an Electrical Safety Program (e.g. Occupational Health & Safety Management System that can be based on CAN/CSA Z1000 for Canada or ANSI/AIHA Z10 for the United States). ESPS has simple to use and easy to administer Electrical Safety Program solutions available. ESPS solutions range from fully facilitated Consultant led solutions to Licensed Digital Documentation that allows Clients to self-adapt and self-direct the content within an approved Occupational Health & Safety Management System Framework. Clients use the provided Project Execution Plan when executing the customization of their Licensed Digital Documentation.