FL Electrical Safety (NFPA 70E 2024): Part 2

  • 1 Hour Course
  • $15.00

This one-hour course continues the overview of the 2024 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace and counts as Workplace Safety (WPS) hours.

The NFPA established the 70E Standard to fulfill Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety regulations for working with and around electricity. The NFPA 70E does not come directly from OSHA, but it fulfills applicable OSHA requirements. 

The 2024 NFPA 70E and this course are also consistent with NFPA requirements from the 2023 NFPA 70 National Electrical Code. All lesson material is approved by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.                                 

After finishing this course, licensees will be able to:

  • Execute safe handling, storage, and grounding of portable electrical tools. 
  • Understand ground-fault protection for electrical tools and equipment. 
  • Understand lockout/tagout (LOTO) as a safety protocol. 
  • Understand that both simple and complex procedures are recognized by NFPA 70E for LOTO.
  • Understand the eight steps for establishing an electrically safe work condition. 
  • Course ID(s): 0802939
  • Approved By: FL DBPR - Electrical Contractor's Licensing Board

Instructor Bio

Jerry Durham

Jerry previously served the state of North Carolina as a Level III electrical inspector and provided state-approved electrical training for electrical inspectors at both Alamance County and Guilford County (NC) Community Colleges. Jerry taught the Kentucky state-approved four-year electrical apprenticeship programs offered by the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Trade School and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Trade School, and served the state of Kentucky as a Master Electrician and Louisville Metro Code Enforcement Officer. Jerry is a Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI) and NCCER Core and Electrical Curriculum certified instructor. Jerry currently holds North Carolina and ICC electrical inspector accreditations and is recognized by the state of Washington as an approved electrical administrator.