OSHA 3095: Electrical Standards

Course Description

Get an overview of electrical installations and related equipment with an emphasis on controlling electrical hazards by the application of OSHA standards and the National Electrical Code. Participate in an electrical lab.

NOTICE: It is highly recommended that attendees of this course also attend EST 7005P - NFPE 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace

Course ID: OTI 3095P
Course Format: Classroom

Important Course Information

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Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Sep 11, 2018 Sep 14, 2018 Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 23:59 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $875 18084
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14058 Sep 9, 2014 Sep 12, 2014 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $795
15070 Apr 21, 2015 Apr 24, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $875
15071 Sep 15, 2015 Sep 18, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $875
16173 Apr 19, 2016 Apr 22, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $875
16174 Sep 13, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $875
17283 May 16, 2017 May 19, 2017 Classroom Savannah, Georgia $875
17284 Sep 12, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $875
18007 May 15, 2018 May 18, 2018 Classroom Savannah, Georgia $875

Who Should Attend

Those who work with electrical equipment and must know how to control electrical hazards through OSHA standards

How You Will Benefit

  • Detect electrical hazards, determine which OSHA standards apply and achieve the appropriate abatement.

  • Identify the proper use of safety electrical test equipment.

  • Understand the effects of electrical currents on the human body with respect to voltage, current path and the duration of exposure.

  • Know OSHA electrical standards.

  • Connect the National Electrical Code to OSHA's electrical standard.


  • Electrical fundamentals

  • Grounding requirements

  • Over-current protection

  • Single-and three-phase systems

  • Electrical requirements for portable equipment

  • Electrical requirements for fixed equipment

  • Ground fault circuit interrupters

  • Hazardous locations

  • Electrical safety-related work practices

  • Dielectric personal protective equipment

  • Temporary wiring

  • Portable generators

  • Branch circuits

  • NFPA 70E



  • Photo identification (present at check-in)

Suggested - Optional

  • NFPA 70, National Electrical Code textbook
  • Laptop to view NEC
  • Safety glasses and hearing protection, if you have access to your own PPE

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Myrtle Turner Harris, Ph.D., MPH, CET